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Caught Doing Great Service

April Honorees

May 3, 2023
MCP nominated their Police Communication Officers (PCO); PCS Chaconda Cheeks, PCS Lakeshia Wesby, PCO Damara Knox-Harris, PCO Tameara Blackston, PCO Mechiko Moulden, PCO Connor Coulbourn, PCO Craig Phillips, PCO Maurice Hughes, PCO Felicia Mooney, PCO April Fenner, and PCO Richard Bassett III for Caught DGS in honor of National Public  ...Learn more

March Honorees

March 23, 2023
The Design, Construction, & Energy Division takes pride in their teamwork and customer service. Two great examples of that teamwork and customer service are Jackie Koppenhaver and Lisa Brittan. They have been in State service for almost 72 years combined – Jackie has over 35yrs and Lisa has over 36yrs;  ...Learn more

February Honorees

February 23, 2023
Dan Heyman provides front-line customer services to State agencies seeking to modify their footprints or obtain new space in State owned buildings.  He has the difficult job at times of resolving conflicts when agency’s space needs are in conflict.  He also has the challenging task of responding to high level  ...Learn more

January Honorees

January 26, 2023
Monica Franklin, Tyler Russell, Emmanuel Smith, Julissa Marcano, and Brandford Quartey were faced with an arduous, never before done task. I asked for volunteers and these 5 stepped up. They learned anew process, they completed their tasks and they are now in a position to help others with this task.  ...Learn more

December Honorees

December 22, 2022
Katie Shaffer has been with DCE for 2 years and is an administrator who coordinates design review and administration paperwork between 26 Local Education Administrations (LEA’s) and the Maryland Interagency Commission on School Construction (IAC) for the Schools team at DCE.  Her organizational skills have helped the Schools and Design  ...Learn more

October Honorees

October 27, 2022
Officer Terrence Smith come to Maryland Capitol Police from the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office where he spent approximately 5 years.  Prior to that Officer Smith served 28 years with the Baltimore City Police Department and 15 years with the Baltimore City Fire Department.  Officer T. Smith is a hard-working officer, respectful  ...Learn more

September Honorees

September 29, 2022
Rose-Eva Dandridge has been with the Department of General Services since 2014. She started in Design, Construction & Energy’s (DCE) Construction Inspection division and several years ago moved into DCE’s the Project Cost Center (PCC).  Rose-Eva is an integral part of the DCE team. Rose-Eva wears many hats for the  ...Learn more

August Honorees

August 25, 2022
Sam Ruppert manages our budget unit, which is heavily involved in our year end close as well as the preparation of the following year’s budget. We have just wrapped up theFY22 closeout, and Sam was instrumental in helping this process proceed smoothly. His team helped all areas of the agency  ...Learn more

July Honorees

July 28, 2022
Karen Riley is our lead accountant in our general accounting unit. June and July are some of our busiest months in fiscal, as we close out the fiscal year. Karen is instrumental in this process, preparing many journal entries to keep our accounts reconciled and balanced in order for us  ...Learn more

June Honorees

June 23, 2022
Thank you Sini Jacobs and Tonya Kilgo! On June 17 at about 4:45 pm. Mike Zimmerman received an urgent call from a contractor who was having an issue logging on to EMMA and he needed to post a bid before the solicitation expired.  Mike reached out to Sini and asked her  ...Learn more