At the June 6 meeting of the Chatham County commissioners, Carolyn Miller, Human Resources Director, explained that this is the third year that the Employee of the Year has been awarded. She stated that the Personnel Committee, made up of different departments, is responsible for selecting an employee(s) of the month and from those who are selected as employee of the month, the employee of the year is selected. The committee met in May to select the employee of the year. The Fiscal Year 2010-2011 Employee of the Year is Hope Tally of the Finance Office. Hope has been with Chatham County for nearly ten years.