DoN FY14 Acquisition Excellence Awards

The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year.
Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs.

U.S. Navy Photos by Scott Adam Webb/Released

FY14 Recipients of the Secretary's Cup (HON Sean J Stackley, ASN RD&A;  Mr. Bill Deligne, Executive Director NAVSEA; Mr. Sarkis Tatigian, Associate Director, OSBP for NAVSEA; Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander NAVSEA; CNO Admiral John Richardson; Ms. Emily Harmon, Director DoN OSBP)

FY14 Recipients of the Secretary’s Cup (HON Sean J Stackley, ASN RD&A; Mr. Bill Deligne, Executive Director NAVSEA; Mr. Sarkis Tatigian, Associate Director, OSBP for NAVSEA; Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander NAVSEA; CNO Admiral John Richardson; Ms. Emily Harmon, Director DoN OSBP)

Diane Kostelecky, center, accepts the 2014 Sarkis Tatigan award on behalf of Captain Francis Spencer and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Keyport during the FY 2014 Acqusition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting the award are Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition, CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy

Diane Kostelecky, center, accepts the 2014 Sarkis Tatigan award on behalf of Captain Francis Spencer and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Keyport during the FY 2014 Acquisition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting the award are Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition, CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy

Brett Franks of Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock, receives his 2014 Oreta B. Stinson Small Business Advocate Award for contributions to the Navy’s small business mission during the FY 2014 Acquistion Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting her award were Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA); The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition; CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy.

Brett Franks of Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock, receives his 2014 Oreta B. Stinson Small Business Advocate Award for contributions to the Navy’s small business mission during the FY 2014 Acquistion Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting her award were Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA); The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition; CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy.

Carol Decker and her team receive their 2014 Small Business team Monetary Award during the FY 2014 Acquisition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. The monetary sum is $5,000 and will be split among the team members. Presenting their award The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition and CNO Admiral John Richardson

Carol Decker and her team receive their 2014 Small Business team Monetary Award during the FY 2014 Acquisition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. The monetary sum is $5,000 and will be split among the team members. Presenting their award The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition and CNO Admiral John Richardson

Lindsay Alexander, Branch Head, NAVSEA HQ Seaport-E Ops Branch, receives her 2014 Oreta B. Stinson Small Business Advocate Award for contributions to the Navy’s small business mission during the FY 2014 Acquisition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting her award were Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA); The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition; CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy.

Lindsay Alexander, Branch Head, NAVSEA HQ Seaport-E Ops Branch, receives her 2014 Oreta B. Stinson Small Business Advocate Award for contributions to the Navy’s small business mission during the FY 2014 Acquisition Excellence Awards Ceremony in the Pentagon Auditorium. Presenting her award were Vice Admiral William Hilarides, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA); The Honorable Sean Stackley, Assistant SECNAV for Research, Development and Acquisition; CNO Admiral John Richardson and Ms. Emily Harmon, Director Office of Small Business Programs for the Department of the Navy.