2017 Excellence Awards Nominees

We are pleased to announce the nominees of the 2017 CBORD® Excellence Awards. The awards honor two organizations and one individual in three categories based on innovative applications of CBORD systems and service to the CBORD community. Our 2017 award winners will be honored at the Excellence Awards Dinner on Monday, October 23 during CBORD’s 38th annual User Group Conference.

Nominees include organizations from the Healthcare, Higher Education, and Senior Living industries in the United States, Canada, and Australia, and represent a wide range of amazing achievements in applying CBORD technology to serve their local communities.

The One CBORD Award celebrates an organization that strategically integrates CBORD and industry adjacent systems to support the overall mission of their organization.

Alberta Health Services of Edmonton, Alberta

Indiana University System of Bloomington, Indiana

Mount Nittany Medical Center of State College, Pennsylvania

Texas Christian University of Fort Worth, Texas

University at Buffalo Campus Dining & Shops of Buffalo, New York

University of Rhode Island Dining Services of Kingston, Rhode Island

University of Tennessee, Knoxville of Knoxville, Tennessee

The Visionary Award recognizes an organization that is a pioneer in developing creative applications for CBORD technology within their organization.

ARV Food Services of Baulkham Hills, New South Wales

Fort Defiance Indian Hospital Board, Inc. of Fort Defiance, Arizona

Massachusetts Institute of Technology of Cambridge, Massachusetts

Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region of Sacramento, California

University Auxiliary Services (UAS) at SUNY at Albany, Albany, New York

University of California, Merced of Merced, California

University of Rhode Island of Kingston, Rhode Island

University of Vermont of Burlington, Vermont

The Above & Beyond Award goes to an individual who has demonstrated a willingness to evaluate and provide user-led feedback on new products and technology; conducts beta tests; and/or has been a valuable resource by sharing their unique knowledge, experience, and results with the user community.

David Angel, Asst. Director of Campus Card Operations, University of Texas—Arlington

Siaka Hill, Systems Analyst, Enterprise Business Operations, Piedmont Healthcare

Shaun Kavanagh, Lead Information Technologist, University of Rhode Island

Brian Miller, Card Access System Administrator, North Dakota State University

Fuller Ming, Asst. Director for IT, University of Maryland—College Park

Marcelinda Nickols, Food Program Manager, Kaiser Permanente Health Plan, Inc.

Melissa Pope, Dining Administrative Manager and Brad Itzkowitz, VP of Dining Services, Carolina Meadows Retirement Community

Diane Purwin, Project Coordinator, Spectrum Health

Mary Schott, Program Coordinator II, Iowa State University Foodservice

Tami Stalnaker, Professional Technologist IV, West Virginia University

Edmund Vasseur, Systems Administrator, Phillips Exeter Academy

On behalf of CBORD, we congratulate our esteemed nominees! These organizations represent the excellence we strive to achieve, and we are proud to be associated with their successes.

Award winners will be announced in September.