Chamber announces staff addition
Today, Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce President and CEO John Seymour announced the addition of Mary Kathleen Hillis as staff intern.
Hillis is a member of the junior class at Decatur High School and is on schedule to graduate in May 2018. Among her long list of honors and activities, she is ranked in the top 10 of her class, a National Duke Talent Search winner, winner of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award, member of the Future Business Leaders of America, National Junior and Senior Honor Societies, has served in several student council leadership positions and a volunteer with Decatur Morgan Hospital. She is also a member of the Decatur City Schools Student Marketing Team under the leadership of Lee Lott.
“Mary Kate’s community engagement and servant leadership experience is the type example we want to encourage for others in our city, especially among our young people” said Seymour. “As a member of the Chamber’s Edge Student Leadership program, she was looking for an opportunity to give back to our area, and we look forward to her contributions as part of our team.”
Hillis and her family live in Decatur.