Fort McCoy News Sept. 23, 2016

Recognition: SECDEF presentation, ACOE visit photos

Team members with the Natural Resources Branch (NRB) of the Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division and Fort McCoy garrison leadership participate in a video teleconference Sept. 9 with Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics Frank Kendall.

SECDEF presentation

Team members with the Natural Resources Branch (NRB) of the Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division and Fort McCoy garrison leadership participate in a video teleconference Sept. 9 with Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics Frank Kendall. The meeting was the final part of official recognition for the NRB team earning the Natural Resources Conservation Team award in the 2015 Secretary of Defense Environmental Awards competition.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol

Susan Roberts (left), Christine Donovan, and Rianne Tillery with the Army Communities of Excellence (ACOE) Site Visit Team meet with members of the Fort McCoy ACOE team Sept. 19 in building 100.

ACOE Site Visit Team

Susan Roberts (left), Christine Donovan, and Rianne Tillery with the Army Communities of Excellence (ACOE) Site Visit Team meet with members of the Fort McCoy ACOE team Sept. 19 in building 100. Fort McCoy was one of seven Army installations/organizations to be selected for an ACOE site visit in the 2017 competition.

The ACOE program uses the Malcolm Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence to evaluate competing installations. Site-visit team members verify and clarify information through review of documentation and interviews with selected personnel in garrison organizations.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol