Westerville attorney Caroline Worley has been announced as the Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce 2013 Business Person of the Year.
Worley is the owner of Worley Law and co-founder of Westerville's Women's Small Business Accelerator.
She is president of the Columbus chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners and vice president of the Westerville chamber's Women in Business Committee.
Karyn White, of Copeland Mill Dental, was a finalist for the award.
The chamber also has announced Erin Stitzel, Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital senior development officer, as its 2013 Young Professional of the Year. It's the first year the chamber is giving out the award.
Stitzel is a founding member of the Westerville Area Health Initiative, a member of Dress for Success Young Executives for Success and past committee chairwoman of the Westerville Young Professionals Network.
Finalists for Young Professional of the Year Award were Sara Canterbury, of Skylight Financial Group; Ryan Cook, of All R Friends; and Vincent Neal, of KEMBA Financial Credit Union.
The award winners and finalists will be recognized during the chamber's annual dinner and awards program at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North, 6500 Doubletree Ave.