This award recognizes leadership or substantial contribution by either a government or contractor employee in the successful completion of a significant GOES-R event.
Outstanding Team Award
This award recognizes leadership or substantial contribution by a team of government and/or contractor employees in the successful completion of a significant GOES-R event.
Esprit de Corps Award
This award recognizes an individual government or contractor) for going above and beyond expected performance and collaborating on any task or activity (i.e., completing a project, taking the lead on an activity, coordinating an activity under a very short timeframe, volunteering on GOES-R events, etc.).
Outstanding Communications Award
This award recognizes an individual for superior communication skills applied to a particular task, i.e., scheduling, briefing, conflict resolution, meeting leader, etc.
Process Improvement / Innovation Award
This award recognizes an individual for an idea that resulted in a process improvement that yielded a cost or time savings. The award can either be for a technical or administrative process.
Cognizant Award Board Members:
Program Office – Dann Karlson
Program Control – Steve Schaeffer
Program Systems Engineering –
Ground Segment – Jim Valenti
Flight Project – Tim Walsh