Margaret Pitts of Flowood is the recipient of Millsaps College’s Allison Coggin Lee Scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Pitts, a sales assistant at Ballew Wealth Management, earned a B.A. in English with a minor in public relations from Mississippi State University in 2016. At MSU, she was president of Sigma Tau Delta English honor society and served her sorority, Delta Gamma, as director of public relations and director of alumni relations. She is a native of Waynesboro.
The $15,000 scholarship is the largest endowed scholarship that Millsaps College awards to an MBA student. The recipient must exemplify exceptional aptitude for graduate business study, exhibit involvement in college and community activities and demonstrate business professionalism and highly developed communication abilities.