Dr. Dorothy Orr Is a Broward County Pioneer

Dr. Dorothy J. Orr, Chairperson of BrightStar CU’s Board of Directors, recently received the Broward County Pioneer Award.  Dr. Orr has served on BrightStar’s Board for more than 22 years.

Dr. Orr was presented with the Broward County Pioneer Award by the Broward County Historical Commission for her contribution to the growth of Broward County. She and other pioneers were honored at the 38th annual Pioneer Day ceremony on October 23, 2010.

Dr. Orr has received numerous honors for her commitment to the community and to education.  She recently received the 2010 Circle of Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award from the Women’s Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce. She was also awarded the Credit Union Executives Society’s 2007 Director of the Year, a worldwide honor.  Her dedication and hard work throughout the years has made a significant impact in the community improving the lives of thousands of school-age children.

 Congratulations Dr. Orr, your BrightStar family is very proud of you.

About BrightStar Credit Union

BrightStar Credit Union is a not-for-profit, member-owned financial cooperative based in South Florida. If you live, work or go to school in Broward or Palm Beach counties, you can join!

Posted on 12/13/2010, in Stars in the Community and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Great for a very deserving lady!

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