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American Society for 
Public Administration 
Southern California 
Chapter 
 
August 2016 Newsletter

Congratulations to our 68th Annual Awards Recipients! 

Will Baughman Chapter Development Award:
Paul Hubler, Director of Government & Community Relations, 
Alameda Corridor-East Construction Authority


Tom Bradley Equal Opportunity Award:
Phillip A. Washington,  CEO,
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
 

Winston Crouch Award for Innovation in Government:
Glendale City Council
Workboot Tuesdays

Clarence A. Dykstra Award for Excellence in Government:
Lisa A. Garrett, Director of Personnel,
Los Angeles County
 

Henry Reining Outstanding Organization Award:
Alameda Corridor- East Construction Authority 

Harry Scoville Award for Academic Excellence:
Dr. Robert Denhardt,
Professor & Director of Leadership Programs,
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Earl Warren Outstanding Public Service Award:
Herb K. Schultz, President and CEO,
Eisner Pediatric and Family Medical Center

Chapter President's Award
River LA

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Words From An Attendee

I have always believed in the strength and impact that public service can have for individuals and communities. That is why I was very excited 

to attend this year's Annual ASPA Awards. Having worked for a myriad of elected officials for the past ten years, I was unsure whether I fit the 'public administrator' category. However, my interest in the public sect

or was renewed after listening to the incredible accomplishments and career paths of our awardees. From a tireless health care advocate to transportation gurus and academics, I was truly inspired by their experiences and stories. Most importantly, I felt like I belonged. I hope to join this year as a new member and learn from a wide range of professionals as they train the next generation of leaders!

            

             


Javiera Cartagena, Public Affairs Specialist, Southern California Association of Governments
Thank you, Christie!
The Chapter Council presented our immediate past president, Christie Bautista, an appreciation gift for her dedication and leadership during 2014-2016!  

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UPCOMING 
EVENTS
 
California State University, Dominguez Hills
 
Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Location: TBD

 

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