The Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services honored 25 of its employees, along with one member of the Students for Community Safety Program and one Syracuse Community Member, at the second annual DCSES Awards Ceremony, held May 8. The awards honored the exceptional achievements of the divisional staff members throughout the 2016 calendar year.

The award recipients were:

Chief Financial Officer’s Award for Excellence in Overall Performance
Michael Kearns, Technical Services Manager, Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services
Jacqueline Snow, Parking Lot Attendant, Parking and Transit Services

Chief Law Enforcement Officer’s Award for Distinguished Performance
Janice Boucheron, Office Coordinator, Parking and Transit Services

Meritorious Performance Award
Daniel Lebron, Jr., Training Coordinator, Department of Public Safety

Outstanding Communications Officer Award
Shannon Day, Emergency Communications Coordinator, Department of Public Safety
Shannon Slowik, Communications Specialist, Department of Public Safety

Outstanding Community Services Officer Award
Joseph O’Connor, Community Services Officer (CSO), Department of Public Safety

Outstanding Peace Officer Award
John Bingham, Public Safety Officer, Department of Public Safety
Jeremy Welling, Public Safety Officer, Department of Public Safety

Outstanding Fire and Life Safety Officer Award
Matthew Speach, Inspector, Fire and Life Safety Services, Department of Public Safety

Major Grant Williams Excellence in Service Award
George Wazen, Public Safety Library Operations Coordinator, Department of Public Safety

Excellence in Law Enforcement Award
Edward Babcock, Public Safety Officer, Department of Public Safety
Gregory Scheurer, Public Safety Officer, Department of Public Safety

Outstanding Parking and Transit Services Employee Award
Oscar Brown, Parking Lot Attendant, Parking and Transit Services
Patrick Kelly, Parking Services Technician, Parking and Transit Services
Dawn McDonough, Parking Lot Attendant, Parking and Transit Services
Lanita Oliver, Office/Data Coordinator, Parking and Transit Services

Outstanding Environmental Health and Safety Services
Chad Ames, Environmental Compliance Manager, Environmental Health and Safety Services
Tim Coughlin, Industrial Hygiene Manager and Biosafety Officer, Environmental Health and Safety Services

Outstanding DCSES Administrative and Technical Services Award
Nicole Cooter, Regulatory Compliance Manager, Risk Management
Donna Petrera, Office Coordinator, Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services
Maureen Reilly, Office Coordinator, Fire and Life Safety Services

Spirit of Justice Award
Christine Weber, Public Information Officer, Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services

Major Grant Williams Memorial Scholarship Award
Lorena Kanzki, Digital Communications Assistant, Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services

Outstanding Students for Community Safety Award
Ishan Gupta, Resident Student Advisor, Students for Community Safety

Community Member Recognition Awards
Alexander Lynch, Department of Public Safety Externship
Kevin Storm, U.S. Postal Service

Each award recipient significantly affected the collective efforts of the Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services, and it is due to their efforts that the reputation of division as a service provider has continued to flourish. To learn more about each award, visit the Division of Campus Safety and Emergency Services website.