Capital Region BOCES’ five guiding commitments of Service, Value, Excellence, Improvement and Leadership support our mission and purpose. They guide us in our work to support the success of the more than 80,000 students we represent.
Meet Our Award Winners
Capital Region BOCES is proud to recognize employees whose work embodies our guiding commitments of Service, Value, Excellence, Improvement and Leadership. Recipients are nominated by the BOCES management team, and awards are given out monthly during the ten months of September through June.
Filicia D’Aversa, deputy director and Barb Mazzola, print coordinator, value co-winners
Jesse Bloomer, senior network and systems technician, service
Nicole Graf, public information specialist and Monica Lester, public information specialist, leadership co-winners
Jon Staib, technical account manager, improvement
Brian Weijola, program coordinator, excellence
Health-Safety-Risk Team: program coordinators Jamie Bonino, Dave Guiliano, Lynette Holman, Micki Jones, Amy Lupinski, Tim Murphy, Sherrie Strain and Mike Walker, value co-winners
Jennifer Russo, guidance counsellor; Deb Allen, administrative aide and Fallon Lovrin, secretary, service co-winners
Michele Hausmann, program coordinator, leadership
David Patterson, senior network and systems technician, improvement
William Rouleau, teacher, excellence
Travis Kench, technical account manager, value
Laura Ryan, public information specialist, service
Heather Schubert, program coordinator, leadership
Meghan Drown, behavior specialist, improvement
Natalie Powell, teaching assistant, excellence
Diane Blinn, school social worker, value
Mary Breslin, grant writer, service
About Our Commitment Awards
The Commitment Awards were established to recognize employees who embody each commitment to a significant degree and is one part of a three-tiered recognition program to build a culture of gratitude through acknowledgment and appreciation. Our Commitments embody what we do and who we are.