Tommye was engaged within the industry for more than 30 years, serving in many state, regional and NACS leadership roles, including being a president of NACS and serving on the NACSCORP and Foundation Boards. She was awarded NACS’ highest award, the Order of the Eagle, in 2005. Tommye was the director of Valdosta State College Bookstore from 1976 until her retirement in 2005. Keith was committed to the college market as a sales representative for over 20 years and served on many state and regional association boards. The very heart and soul of their success was built on their sheer determination to be the best and sharing those experiences with others.