The Palm Beach State College Excellence Awards are established to recognize outstanding
performance and/or achievement by individuals identified by their management team
and/or referred by their peers in one of seven categories. These categories of Championing
Diversity, Collaboration, Community Involvement, Creativity, Operational Efficiency,
Retention and Visionary Leadership align with the mission and values of Palm Beach
2019 Award Winners
This award is given to an employee who demonstrated through words, actions and influence
that he/she values differences and has effectively promoted and impacted diversity
at the college.
This award is given to an employee who contributed to team performance by providing
encouragement and support, helped others overcome obstacles, and successfully accomplished
goals. This employee was an honest and dependable team player who contributed to group
collaboration and consensual decision making and showed empathy and respect for others,
and who built and maintained strong collegial working relationships.
This award is given to an employee participating in organization and events in the
local community to increase understanding and visibility of the college.
This award is given to an employee who demonstrated and succeeded with inventive,
imaginative or innovative concepts to completion and execution in their working environment.
This award is given to an employee who demonstrates, innovates, educates and/or leads
through operational excellence. This individual understands the organization to achieve
its strategic goals, masters the day-to-day functionality and department transactions
to ensure efficient management of resources and operational risk control measures
are in place to keep up business activities. These activities can occur through implementation
of an initiative, project and/or technique.
This award is given to an employee recognized in designing or developing better use
of resources at PBSC leading to successful retention of either employee or student
that has resulted in identifiable and measurable outcomes and results.
This award is given to an employee who creatively directs and inspires the performance