Carolyn Hardy has lived in Blakely for 30 years.
She served as the Blakely Senior Center’s Assistant Manager for nine years before taking the role of Center Manager in 2010.
Hardy has been chosen by the Southwest Georgia Council on Aging, as the “Outstanding Senior Center Manager of the Year.”
"I was very humbled, very shocked, very thrilled that they thought that much of me that they even nominated me for the position. So it was very humbling, very touching."
Hardy wants to thank to the great group of seniors she gets to work with every day.