YLD Honors Award Winners, CASA Volunteer

At the TBA YLD Mid-Winter Board Meeting this month, President David Veile recognized a number of volunteers for their work since the beginning of the bar year. Franklin lawyer and YLD District 11 Representative Shauna Billingsley was recognized for her service to the YLD and for chairing the Children's Subcommittee of the TBA Public Education Committee. Clarksville lawyer and Wills for Heroes Committee Chair Brad Carter was recognized for his work coordinating Wills for Heroes clinics across the state. Murfreesboro lawyer and YLD CLE Committee Chair Tommy Santel, and Nashville lawyer and YLD CLE Committee Vice Chair Mary Beth Haltom were recognized for their work producing two educational programs for young lawyers.

In addition, Knoxville lawyer and chair of the YLD Membership & Law School Outreach Committee Joe Fanduzz recognized law students serving as TBA's liaisons at each of the law schools in the state.

Finally, Knoxville lawyer and chair of the YLD Children's Issues Committee Katrina Atchley Arbogast presented the 2013 CASA Volunteer of the Year Award to Dale Hedges of Clinton. The award recognizes Hedges' 18 years of service to CASA of the Tennessee Heartland, which serves children in Anderson, Blount and Scott counties. See photos from the event