COLLIERVILLE, TN (WMC) - The Collierville Chamber of Commerce named Mayor Stan Joyner 'Person of the Year.'
The chamber gave Mayor Joyner the honor at the their annual awards ceremony, held at Woodland Hills Country Club.
Reverend Jeffrey Marx of Saint Andrews Episcopal Church presented the award.
"Stan Joyner has proven he is capable of providing the type of leadership Collierville needs to continue to advance its position as one of the most desirable cities in the nation to live and work," Reverend Marx said. "His record since being elected mayor in 2008 represents a financially prudent approach to government, accessibility to the citizens, decision making based on strategic planning and relationship building within and beyond Collierville."
President of the Collierville Chamber Kanette Rodgers said the selection committee's decision was unanimous.
Senator Mark Norris presented a resolution from the State Legislature which was signed by Senator Norris, Representative Curry Todd and Governor Haslam.