Senior Executives Association

On December 13th, 2018 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., the Senior Executives Association and Senior Executives Association Professional Development League will host the 2018 Presidential Rank Awards Leadership Summit, a full-day event offering exceptional educational, mentoring, and networking opportunities for current and aspiring government leaders.

The event will include:

  • Lunch Awards Reception Recognizing Meritorious Rank Award Winners & Evening Awards Reception Recognizing Distinguished Rank Award Winners
  • Expert Policy Panels and Educational Training Seminars Across Multiple Content Tracks on Advancing Public Leadership
  • Small-Group Speed Mentoring and Dedicated Networking Opportunities with Career Federal Leaders

The Summit will feature educational tracks that address the three most pressing areas of concern for Federal career senior leaders, including: Future of Work, Future of Workforce, Future of Workplace.

The conference will also recognize the extraordinary public service of senior career professionals by honoring the 2018 Distinguished and Meritorious recipients of the Presidential Rank Awards. The Presidential Rank Award represents the top award a civilian federal employee can receive, awarded by the President of the United States to the top 1% (Distinguished) and 5% (Meritorious) of federal employees, as nominated by their respective agencies. In 2017, more than 300 Senior Executives were among the event's 500 attendees.

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Four New Members Elected to SEA’s Board of Directors

On October 15, the election for SEA’s Board of Directors closed. As is the case each year, five Directors on the 15 member Board were elected to three year terms, which began on November 1. 

One incumbent was re-elected: Dr. Walt Bryzik, Chief Scientist (retired), TARDEC, Department of the Army; DeVlieg Chairman and Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State Universtity.

Four new members were elected to the Board.  They are Sheila Conley, Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS); Dr. Lisa Thomas, Executive Director, Human Capital Management, National Cemetery Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA); George Triebsch, Deputy Director, Field Operations, Veterans’ Education and Training Service, Department of Labor (DOL); and Kevin Walker, Administrative Law Judge, Social Security Administration (SSA).

George Triebsch was formerly an SEA Board Member from 2007 to 2015. 


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