Wrapping up JETC Day Two


IMG_5912On a day that began with the SAME Year in Review and the DOD Executive Panel and will carry on well into the night as Sustaining Member companies host networking receptions off site, Wednesday’s activities at the 2014 JETC highlight the key aspects of SAME’s value to its membership: education and training, networking, information-sharing, and giving back.

  • Year in Review with SAME President Gary Engle
  • DOD Executive Panel with Lt. Gen. Thomas Bostick, USA, Rear Adm. Kate Gregory, USN, and Brig. Gen. Tim Green, USAF
  • Honors Luncheon recognizing SAME and Service awards and medal winners
    Newman Medal – Col. Dave DeMartino, USAF
    Goddard Medal – Master Sgt. Tommy Childers Jr., USAF
    Oren Medal – Lt.┬áCdr. J.D. Lentine, USCG
    Sargent Medal – Angel Matos
    Moreell Medal – Lt. Cdr. Dean Allen, USN
    Shields Medal – SW1 Coogan Kennedy, USN
    Green Medal – Lt. Maxwell Goggin-Kehm, USPHS
    Hollis Medal – Cdr. Weston Kenney, USPHS
    Sturgis Medal (Active) – Sgt. 1st Class Timothy Barr, USA
    Sturgis Medal (Guard) – Sgt. Lawrence Johnson, ARNG
    Sturgis Medal (Reserve) – Sgt. Benjamin Mercer, USAR
    Wheeler Medal – Dr. Rumanda Young
    Sverdrup Medal – Lt. Jeremy Potts, USN
    Bliss Medal – Capt. Monica Pickenpaugh, USAF
    Tudor Medal – Blaine Linkous
    Technology Advancement Medal – Dr. Mohammed Khan
    Goethals Medal – Cdr. Matthew Beck, USCG
    Urbahn Medal – Capt. Charles Enos, USNR (Ret.)
    Young Member Medal – Wendy Parker
    Young Member Medal – Capt. Rob Hufford II, USAF
    Student Leadership Medal – Cadet Eric Timpe
    Post Service Medal – Dr. William Kilpatrick
    Toulmin Medal – Col. Doug Wise, USAF (Ret.)
    Flowers Small Business Award – J.M. Waller Associates
    Seymour Greenfield Sustaining Member Award – Dewberry
    JW Morris Sustaining Member Award – CH2M HILL
    Public Agency Award – USACE Baltimore District
    Sustainability Award – Net Zero – Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
    Sustainability Award – Education & Outreach – Fort Carson Directorate of Public Works
    President’s Medal – Henry Dulaney, Vida Wright, Col. Joe Manous Jr., USA (Ret.)
    Top Post – Wichita Mountains (small), Oklahoma City (medium), San Antonio (large)
    Walter O. Bachus Gold Medal – Tony Leketa
  • Service All-Hands Meetings
  • Education and Training sessions on:
    Microgrids and Energy Security
    PFASs–Emerging Contaminants
    Urbahn Medal Recipient Lecture
    BUILDER Implementation by DOD Military Departments
    Contracting in the AOR–Lessons Learned from Government Perspective
    Response to National Disasters
  • Networking in Exhibit Hall with more than 200 companies from throughout the A/E/C industry


The 2014 SAME JETC continues Thursday morning. The Post Awards Breakfast and Annual Business Meeting begins at 7:30 am. The Exhibit Hall is open starting at 0800, with education and training sessions throughout the day, and festivities culminating with the Society Ball Thursday evening.

For more on the conference program, visit www.same.org/jetc.


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