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The following are recipients of the Sterling Awards:
Jay Evans, Deputy City Manager and Jakki Perry, Human Resources Director for their combined efforts in improving the communications between staff and management city wide.
Ray Sharp, Director of Environmental Services for his successful endeavors to create a more professional staff and improved customer service within his department. Mr. Sharp has also obtained numerous grants for Water and Wastewater projects allowing the City to move forward on needed projects.
S*T*E*R*L*I*N*G Awards and Cash Awards:
Rick Harris, Plant Manager for his leadership and professionalism with regard to compliance. In his short tenure with the City, Mr. Harris has made substantial improvements in all matters related to compliance. He initiated an Industrial Pretreatment Program which FDEP recently inspected and the City passed easily. The compliance performance under Mr. Harris’ management has improved remarkably. It represents a complete turnaround in the operational performance of our treatment facilities. Cash Award: $1,000.
Environmental Services Wastewater Team for their individual performance and team performance with improvements to the wastewater field operations, maintenance and the wastewater plant operations. Through teamwork and dedication, along with better training and better equipment, this group has turn neglected maintenance and malfunctioning lift stations into a smoothly run operation.
Jose Aguilar James D. Anderson Robert L. Beard
Nathaniel Q. Carver Timothy D. Clayton Eric D. Coffie
James C. Gentles Eric Hagg William K. Hill
Richard M. Harris III Kathleen A. Holly Rodney L. Hogan
Jesse M. Keenan Daniel Madrigal
Darrell A. Mitchell Scott C. Moss Jesse J. Myrick
Christopher R. Nelson David L. Ough Eric D. Porter
Alden C. Purvis Herbert A. Reitsma Jerrill W. Robison
Darrell S. Schlegel Deborah C. Shank Anthony M. Smejek
Raymond A. Stander Joe Tinkler James H. Trevorrow Thomas G. Whipp Michel A. Wilson
Cash Award: $3,000 to be used to fund a recognition dinner for the team and spouses. In addition to the Team S*T*E*R*L*I*N*G Award trophy, each team member will receive a performance pin.