Transcription of letter of recognition follows:
Dear Dr. Rivers-Cannon:
It is my honor to recognize you on being selected as the first Georgian and African American recipient of the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year.
For the past 18 years, you have been committed to bettering the lives of Atlanta Public Schools students. Your dedication to providing intervention services and advocating for at- risk children and families has enriched the lives of countless young scholars throughout metro Atlanta.
The City of Atlanta is honored to celebrate your accomplishments and continued service. Your actions empower our great city to continue its journey to excellence.
Keisha Lance Bottoms