Scott Hamilton Honored at Powerhouse Awards
Scott Hamilton, world champion figure skater and cancer survivor, also advocates for violent crime victims. As an effective advocate, he was recently honored at the Powerhouse Awards presented by You Have the Power, an organization that empowers people victimized by crime through education, advocacy and understanding. YHTP honored Scott for his efforts to address the culture of silence that enables sexual abuse of young athletes. His latest motivational speaking appearances have confronted these issues head-on, encouraging audiences to pay attention to the signs of abuse by authority figures.
Bill Lee Takes CPA’s 2018-2019 Perspective Series to the House
Free and open to the public, CPA’s Perspective Series brings leaders from around the country to Nashville on topics of parenting, education, resilience and faith. The series has featured speakers such as author and activist Bob Goff; civil rights activist Dr. John M. Perkins; MLB legend Darryl Strawberry; and experts in parenting and youth development David Thomas, Chip Dodd and Stephen James. The 2018-2019 series concluded with Gov. Bill Lee sharing with a crowd of 300-plus community members his stories of adversity, hope, growth and his path to leadership.
Damon Smith Team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Woodmont Realty
Damon Smith of the Damon Smith Team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Woodmont Realty made a gracious donation in honor of the late Peggy Howell of Brentwood. Peggy was a strong supporter of the Brentwood Police & Fire Depts.
In May, Damon presented a check to Fire Chief Brian Goss and the Brentwood Public Safety Trust in honor of Peggy.
Damon was the buyer’s agent on the recent sale of Peggy’s home in Brentwood. In good faith, Damon vowed to devote a portion of his commission of the sale to the Trust Fund in honor of Peggy.