The Greenville Chamber of Commerce has picked Dr. Hugh Siefken as the 2017 recipient of the Gerald Turley Award.
Dr Siefken served 31 years on the Greenville Planning Commission, including 24 years as chairman, he served on the hospital board of directors, and he worked on the master plan for the Wolf Industrial Park. He is active in the Free Methodist Church and is a former president of the Rod and Gun Club.
Dr. Siefken is a retired Greenville College professor.
The Turley award is named for former Greenville Mayor, the late Gerald Turley. The award was named for Turley because of his service in local government, the Chamber of Commerce, and his years in Business in Greenville.
The Turley Award will be presented at a public reception that should be scheduled sometime in May.