The State Academy for Public Administration (SAPA) has two principal public service award categories 1) Public Service Excellence Awards, and 2) Nelson A. Rockefeller Award. More information below:
- The Public Service Excellence Awards – The 2017 Excellence Award Ceremony was held on May 22nd at Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy in Albany.This year’s Awards went to 3 individuals and 1 team. The Association of Government Accountants (AGA) also recognized a member of that group with their 2017 Outstanding Achievement in Government Accountability Award.
The 2017 SAPA Individual Excellence Awards went to:
Anthony Giardina – NY State Dept. of State (Athletic Commission)
Lisa Lee – NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services
Andrew D. Morris – NYS Department of Taxation and Finance
The Team Excellence Award Went To:
Albany County Opioid Task Force
The Capital District Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants Award went to:
Martha Schaefer – NYS Office of Mental Health
- The Nelson A. Rockefeller Award – Ceremony will be held in September, 2017.