The American Jewish Committee’s Atlanta Regional Office honored Paul Bowers, the chairman, president and CEO of Georgia Power, with the 2015 National Human Relations Award on Thursday, Oct. 8, at the St. Regis Hotel in Buckhead. Bowers’ role in the Atlanta community shows a profound commitment to corporate and social responsibility. The AJC has presented the National Human Relations Award for more than 40 years to leaders whose work within the community reflects the mission of the AJC: building bridges of understanding among all people, safeguarding democracy and pluralism, and combating all forms of bigotry. Recent recipients include Frank Blake of the Home Depot, Richard Anderson of Delta Air Lines and Muhtar Kent of Coca-Cola.