McGinnis Lochridge issued the following announcement on March 22.
On Monday, March 25, Ashton G. Cumberbatch, Jr., Special Counsel with McGinnis Lochridge, will be honored at The First Tee of Greater Austin’s 11th Annual 9 Core Values Awards Luncheon. The event will recognize outstanding leaders from the Austin community whose work reflects The First Tees 9 Core Values: Confidence, Courtesy, Honesty, Integrity, Judgment, Perseverance, Respect, Responsibility, Sportsmanship. Ashton is being recognized for the Core Value of Judgment. Each nominee is chosen by an independent selection committee.
The First Tee is an international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people through in-school and after school programs. The 9 Core Values represent just some of the positive values connected with the game of golf. By participating in The First Tee, children are introduced to these core values, which are incorporated throughout the program.
The First Tee of Greater Austin was founded in 1999. The Austin chapter was integral in the development and adoption of The First Tee Life Skills Experience curriculum, which is now taught through more than 200 chapters across the country and overseas.
The firm congratulates Ashton on this recognition and his dedication to being a force for positive change throughout the Austin community.