WASHINGTON – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense program, is pleased to announce the assumption of responsibility of nine new ESGR State Chairs.
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WASHINGTON – Do you have a story to tell about how exceptional your employer’s support is to Guard and Reserve service members? If your employer goes above and beyond in their support for Guardsmen or Reservists, nominate them for the 2022 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award!
Fifteen Exceptional Employers Recognized for Top Honor
WASHINGTON – The Department of Defense is pleased to announce the 15 recipients of the 2021 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest U.S. government honor to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees.
OMAHA, Neb. – Deborah and Kevin McNear, owners of 24/2 Child Care Center, received a Nebraska Committee Award for Outstanding Performance by Lou Wagner and Ron Strawn, volunteers with Nebraska Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) committee.
LINCOLN, Neb. – University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Local Technical Assistance Program director, Mitch Doht, and office manager Phyllis Schwab, were recently presented with Department of Defense Patriot Awards.
COLUMBUS, Neb. – Center for Survivors executive director, Lia Grant, was recently presented with the Department of Defense Patriot Award by Chuck Sherer, a volunteer representing the Nebraska Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.
LINCOLN, Neb. – Jenell Hicks, a supervisor at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services office, was recently presented with the Department of Defense Patriot Award by Bruce Wood, a volunteer representing the Nebraska Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, and Col. Thaddeus Fineran, Chief of Staff Army, Nebraska Army National Guard.
LINCOLN, Neb. – Maj. Gen. Daryl Bohac, Nebraska National Guard adjutant general, was presented the Department of Defense Seven Seals Award at a recent ceremony by Nebraska Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) State Chair Mike Navrkal.