UChicago Argonne Board of Governors to honor employees for excellence
Twenty-two Argonne National Laboratory community members will be honored at an awards ceremony and reception hosted by the UChicago Argonne Board of Governors on Monday, Nov. 4, at 3 p.m. in the Building 240 TCS Conference Center. All are welcome to attend.
The Board of Governors Awards, presented annually, honor distinguished employee performance, outstanding service to the laboratory, and excellence in diversity and inclusion, education, and safety.
Distinguished Performance Award
To recognize a specific outstanding achievement or a distinguished record of such achievements by an employee of the laboratory in the areas of basic and applied science and engineering. Awardees:
- Charles Catlett (MCS)
- Jeffrey Elam (AMD),
- Daniel Haskel (XSD)
- Hoydoo You (MSD)
Outstanding Service Award
To recognize employees in support positions whose exemplary service over an extended period has significantly contributed toward helping the laboratory fulfill its various missions and attain its overall goals. Awardees:
- Dino Marconi (CLS)
- Doreen Schoening (FAC)
- William Toter (NWM)
- Raymond Ziegler (XSD)
Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award
To recognize demonstrated leadership of diversity and inclusion efforts by inspiring others and creating a demonstrative effect in areas such as, catalyzing a shift in mindsets, building skills for bridging differences and changing behaviors, and fostering longer-term culture change efforts within the lab.
- Lisa Durham (CLS)
Pinnacle of Education Award
To recognize Argonne employees for exceptional contributions and continuous efforts that help to make science education and outreach inspiring and unique for students, teachers, and community groups. Awardees:
- David Grabaskas (NSE)
- Joseph Gregar (PSE)
Director’s Award for Outstanding Safety Leadership
To recognize laboratory individuals who demonstrate leadership in safety by embodying the principles of integrated safety management, contributing to a positive safety culture, having a commitment to excellence in workplace safety, and successfully addressing critical challenges and vulnerabilities in safety.
- David Cook (EVS)
James B. Porter, Jr. Team Award for Outstanding Safety Performance
To recognize a team of laboratory employees working in any part of the laboratory who embody the principles of integrated safety management and directly contribute to the creation and sustenance of a positive safety culture and a commitment to excellence in workplace safety.
Team Award: Fire Technical Support (STE)
- Kevin Stoll
- Mari Anfuso
- Kevin Ballou
- Robert Farley
- Mark Haskett
- George Maly
- Steven McCloughan
- Alex Smith
- Paul Winter
- Corey Zadlo