Three graduates of Leadership Sandy Springs have been given the 2010 “Outstanding Alumni Award” for their work in the community.

Candace Apple, who founded the Phoenix and Dragon Bookstore, has focused on fundraising for Community Action Centre and ART SS.

Julia Bernath has been a member of the Fulton County Board of Education since 2000. Her many accomplishments include being appointed as the vice-chair of Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Stan Lefco has served as the president of the Sandy Springs Bar Association. During his time the group grew from 30 to 200 members. Lefco has written articles on real estate law and other issues.