Senior Executives Association

The December 13th 2018 Senior Executives Association Presidential Rank Awards Leadership Summit was a day full celebration, thought leadership, networking and professional development education.   More than 500 senior leaders from government, the private sector and academia were on hand to recognize the 131 Presidential Rank Awards and have peer-to-peer discussions.   In addition, distinguished keynote speakers – Department of Energy Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette; Margaret Weichert, Acting Director of OPM and Deputy Director for Management at OMB; and Joseph Heck, Chairman of the National Commission on Military, National and Public Service – discussed their leadership philosophies and recognized the enormous accomplishments of the PRA honorees.

SEA Congratulates 2016 Sammie Winners and Finalists

The winners and finalists for the Partnership for Public Service’s 2016 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America medals (also known as the Sammies) were honored at a black-tie event on September 20, and two of those honored were members.

SEA is especially proud of these two members: as a 2016 finalist in Citizen Services, Mariela Melero, Associate Director, Customer Service and Public Engagement Directorate, U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security; and as the 2016 winner in Management Excellence, William Gregory Burel, Director, Division of Strategic National Stockpile Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services.

Ms. Melero was honored for making “immigration resources more accessible and user-friendly, including a cutting-edge online tool that can answer 90 percent of questions posed by those seeking U.S. citizenship or residency.” Her full write-up for the award can be found here.

Mr. Burel was honored for expertly managing “the $7 billion national stockpile of emergency medicines and medical supplies,” and he “has spearheaded 10 major and 30 other responses, from an influenza pandemic to the Ebola crisis.” His full write-up for the award can be found here.

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