2019 Q2 Excellence Award Winners

Daniel Deckman

Region: Northeast Chapter: PSEG Hope Creek and Salem

Dan has been a testament to going the extra mile for his NAYGN chapter and company. He recently helped coordinate the second successful “Turn the Ship Around” workshop for their entire organization. He has also helped start a new initiative where local food trucks are brought onto the site to offer a diverse variety of food and create a new sense of community. Outside of his chapter he has also stepped up to be a part of the newly formed Northeast regional team. His leadership and tenancity to get things done put both the PSEG chapter and Northeast region in good hands!

Tyler Andrews

Region: Carolinas Chapter: Duke Energy

Tyler has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Diego Carvallo

Region: Southeast Chapter: Southern Nuclear

Diego has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Ashley Davis

Region: Atlantic Chapter: DC Metro

Ashley has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Umar Faraz

Region: Carolinas Chapter: Framatome – Charlotte

Umar has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Christy Fletcher

Region: Southeast Chapter: ENERCON

Christy has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Jenny Gourley

Region: Southeast Chapter: INPO

Jenny has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Bristol Hartlage

Region: West Chapter: Kinectrics

Bristol has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Mike Hayes

Region: Southeast Chapter: TVA

Mike has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Stephanie Kotnik

Region: Northeast Chapter: Exelon

Stephanie has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Kristin McCoskey

Region: Midwest Chapter: Exelon

Kristin has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Mark Llewellyn

Region: Southeast  Chapter: TVA – Watts Bar

Mark has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Elise Ottenfeld

Region: Southeast  Chapter: TVA – Sequoyah

Elise has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Emma Paul

Region: Canada  Chapter: Bruce Power

Emma has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Courtney Tampas

Region: Atlantic  Chapter: Dominion Energy

Courtney has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

John Flynn

Region: Southeast  Chapter: Westinghouse

John has been selected for this award for his role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without him!

Jamie Williams

Region: Atlantic  Chapter: DC Metro

Jamie has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!

Natalie Wood

Region: Southeast  Chapter: Entergy

Natalie has been selected for this award for her role on the Professional Development Conference Planning Committee. This team put in countless hours starting in September of 2018 to ensure the success of the 2019 conference. They developed the content, selected speakers, acted as liaisons for NAYGN, worked through logistics, and facilitated a wonderful conference in conjunction with NEI. They radiated enthusiasm for NAYGN professional development and were vital to the conference success.  This conference would not have been possible without her!