To be eligible for consideration, nominee must be currently employed by a member business in good standing of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce and be 45 years old or younger, as of December 31. Judging for the Young Professional of the Year Award will be conducted by the Chamber Board of Directors. Board members with any conflicts will recuse themselves from the judging process.

You may download the nomination form here or complete your nomination using the form below.

The winner of the Young Professional of the Year Award for the Walker County Chamber of Commerce will be recognized at the Annual Dinner in January.

The Walker County Chamber’s Young Professional of the Year should meet the following criteria:

  • Demonstrates a positive impact on the community through business, civic and/or volunteer efforts
  • Contributes to his or her employer in a positive manner that drives business objectives
  • Is viewed by a leader/emerging leader among colleagues
  • Is age 45 years or younger on Dec. 31

You may submit additional documentation of support with your nomination form. Additional documentation may be included with the hard copy or sent to

All nominations must be received no later than January 10.

If submitting a hard copy of your nomination, please return to:
Walker County Chamber of Commerce, P. O. Box 430, Rock Spring, GA 30739
Fax: 706.375.7797     |     Email: