JACKSON, Miss. – Florance Bass, Director of the Environmental Permits Division of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality in Jackson, Mississippi was awarded the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Patriot Award May 26.
Presenting this award was Vicksburg, Mississippi. Bass received the award for her support of Span’s service with the Army Reserve.
Span stated “having Mrs. Bass as a supervisor during the beginning of my military career has been such a blessing. I have a lot of respect towards her and she sets the example high for what it means to be a leader and take care of a team by letting them grow.”
Photo from left to right: Margarett Barnes, Mississippi ESGR; Florance Bass; and 1st Lt. Cevion K. Span, 412th Engineer Command (TEC)