The Sacramento chapter of the American Society for Public Administration on Thursday recognized seven individuals and organizations with itsAwards of Excellence.
This year's winners included three state employees:
Public Administrator of the Year
Eileen Monaghan Teichert, Sacramento City Attorney
Sierra Health Foundation
The "CALGreen Team" - Doug Hensel, assistant deputy director, California Department of Housing & Community Development
Dave Walls, executive director, California Buildings Standards Commission
Mike McKeever, Executive Director, SACOG
Manal Yamout, special advisor to the Governor for Renewable Energy Facilities
Chester A. Newland Award for Academic Excellence
Dr. Richard Callahan, associate dean and director of State Capital and Leadership Programs, University of Southern California
Ross Clayton Award for Lifetime Distinguished Public Service
Larry Combs, County Executive Officer, County of Merced (formerly of Sutter County)
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