The City of Manassas celebrated the hard work of their staff at the 2017 Above & Beyond Awards last week.
The awards ceremony was held at Stonewall Park. Other staff members nominated their colleagues for the awards.
“We are a relatively small group as a city, but we are spread out all over the city, so that’s why we try to bring everybody together,” said City Manager Patrick Pate.
Three awards were handed out to staff members – the Servant Heart Award, the City Beat Award, and the Above and Beyond Award. All are awarded to nominees that have demonstrated their commitment to their work, and going above and beyond.
The following were awarded at the ceremony:
|Lorri Jackson||Ellie Hill|
|Sharon Minter||Chris Berry|
|Jessica Moise||Sheila Pou|
|Sam Carrico||Tom Joyce|
|Frankie Christopher||Rachel Bolton|
|Victoria Ferrara||Kim King-Anderson|
|Arnold Solano-Godinez||Maria Lazarides|
|Summar Scott||Melissa Heiderman|
|LaTanya Bell-Buckhalter||Officer Jacob Turpin|
|Lindsay Kafton||Kalisha Spence|
|Kevin Shafer||Earl Peach|
|Kristi Rophael||Monica Boehringer|
|Margaret Montgomery||Tara Moore-Petty|
|Amelia Gagnon||Jean Griffifth|
|Christen Fox||Nancy Mitchell|
|Donna Bellows||Eleanora Hill|