The American Society of Public Administration or ASPA had it's annual awards reception on the evening of June 6th, 2015. Lesesne Media Group Entertainment was in attendance and got to have a first hand look at the honorees celebrated for the occasion.
The society is the professional home for more than 8,000 practitioners, teachers and students with its South Florida Chapter consisting of over 200 members strong and growing. The Chapter embraces the societys original concept in finding ways of assisting its members to work better in their proffesions under the auspices of the national founder.
"As former recipients of the honorable ASPA award, it was awesome to see these excellent individuals (and organizations) come together to receive recognition for their passion and efforts in their respective fields." said Woodie Lesesne of Lesesne Media Group Entertainment.
This years award receipients were a great mix of administators, educators, non-profits and more
Melissa Dynan - Chamber Member of the year
Comm and program manager, South Florida Community development coalition
Honey Shine, INC.
Marla Wilson - Executive director
Non- profit of the year
South Florida Regional Transportation authority
Jack L. Stevens, Exec Director
Organization of the year
Honorable Jean Monestime,
Chairman of the Miami Dade County Board of County Commisioners
Elected official of the year
Bachelor of Public Administration, FIU
Student member of the year
Dr. Olivia Jackson, FIU
Educator of the year Award
Daniel J. Alfonso, City Manager
City of Miami
Public Administrator of the year
Congratulations to all the awards recipients for this years ASPA awards, keep up the good work in your respective fields!
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