Charleston, SC – February 14, 2016 – Frann Carlton of HLA, Inc. was awarded the Thornhill Young award from the City of Charleston’s Keep Charleston Beautiful program. This award is given to recognize a volunteer each year who has gone above and beyond the expected to help create a litter free and beautiful community. This award is named after two women, Jane Thornhill and Elizabeth Young who volunteered over 20 years of service to Keep Charleston Beautiful and the City of Charleston.
Frann is the Administrative Director for HLA, Inc., which is a Civil Engineering, Land Architecture and Surveying company located in West Ashley. With her leadership HLA has been involved in a trash pickup program along the West Ashley Greenway and has adopted a trash can along Savannah Hwy. through the Adopt-A-Stop program. This involvement in numerous Keep Charleston Beautiful programs and her passion for beautifying the Charleston community specifically in the West Ashley area is why she was recognized for her work.