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The Wellstar Foundation raised more than $900k
toward combating the behavioral health crisis facing
Georgia during its 23rd annual Starlight Grand Gala in
the spring at The St. Regis Atlanta. One hundred
percent of Gala proceeds support Wellstar’s
commitment to expand behavioral health services
across its 11 hospitals and every community it serves.
The black-tie event was emceed by Condace Pressley,
Director of Community and Public Aairs at WSB-TV,
and included a cameo video from Atlanta Braves
shortstop Dansby Swanson, both of whom were born at
Wellstar’s flagship hospital in Marietta.
1. Director of Community and Public Aairs at WSBTV
(left), Dominque Wilkins (middle), Atlanta Hawks Hall of Famer and
Wellstar Health Ambassador, and Julie Teer (right), SVP & Wellstar
Foundation president. Photo by Wellstar Foundation.
2.Owner & President of S.A. White Oil Company, Inc. Kim Gresh (center
right) was honored as Philanthropist of the Year and David Bottoms
(center left), president of The Bottoms Group and chair of the Wellstar
Foundation Board of Trustees, was presented with the Exemplary Service
Award during the 2022 Wellstar Starlight Grand Gala. From left to right:
Juile Teer, Brittney Bottoms, David Bottoms, Kim Gresh, George Hartzog,
Dr. Scott Swayze, chair of the Wellstar Health System Board of Trustees.
Photo by Wellstar Foundation.
SEPTEMBER 2022 | COBB LIFE 63