Three alumni were named to the Atlanta Business Chronicle's 2019 Most Admired CEOs list.
Alana Smith Shepherd NAPS '47, co-founder of the Shepherd Center, and James H. Shepherd, Jr. '69, chairman of the Board of Directors, chief of staff, and co-founder of the Shepherd Center, will be honored with Lifetime Achievement awards.
Patrick Battey '71, CEO of Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, will be recognized for his leadership in the health care industry.
Each year, the Atlanta Business Chronicle honors Atlanta-based CEOs with a strong record of innovation, outstanding financial performance, commitment to diversity in the workplace, and history of significant contributions to the metro community.
Alana, James, and Pat—along with 41 other award recipients—will be honored at an awards dinner in August.