ACWORTH, Ga. -- A Cobb County Chick-fil-A team member is one of only 25 people nationwide to win the 2013 S. Truett Cathy Scholar Award.
Kimberly Westwood received her prize Monday at the Acworth Chick-fil-A where she works. The $1,000 scholarship is given annually to a handful of the 1,600 Chick-fil-A Leadership Scholarship winners.
Westwood is one of four Georgians to earn the award this year.
"Kimberly personifies the qualities the S. Truett Cathy Scholar Award was created to recognize. She leads by example in our restaurant and community," Acworth Chick-fil-A operator Andy Duncan said in a statement. "I am delighted that her hard work, positive attitude and leadership have been rewarded with this prestigious scholarship."