Chattanooga Council Member Carol Berz was honored by the Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR with an announcement that she had been designated as an Outstanding Woman in American History.
In a surprise ceremony at the Mayors Council on Womens August Luncheon, Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR Regent Jessica Dumitru introduced the award by noting our awardee has achieved personal and professional success and could have simply relaxed and enjoyed life. Instead, she has pushed the boundaries of our governmental entities, civic organizations and business community to understand that the other half of the sky has talent, knowledge and expertise that can benefit Chattanooga and its citizens. She has and continues to leave her mark on our community in countless ways.
Dr. Berz serves as the District 6 Councilwoman for the city of Chattanooga, where she currently chairs the Budget and Finance Committee. She is also the owner and chief executive officer of Private Dispute Resolution Services, LLC, a mediation services and training organization headquartered in Chattanooga. Through public/private partnerships, Dr. Berz has overseen the renaissance of commerce, economic development and connectivity in a diverse business environment that includes health care, construction, government, employment and finance.
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