This award recognizes an individual and team who exemplify the Department of Homeland Security's leadership philosophy, principles, and core values of integrity, vigilance, and respect; demonstrated implementing practices, policies, products, opportunities and resources in an effort to put DHS "Employees First"; achieved results, inspired and motivated others by example to work collaboratively and creatively, and mentors personnel toward their highest potential.
Thomas J. Sullivan
United States Secret Service
For steadfast leadership of the Uniformed Division of the U.S. Secret Service.
Federal Emergency Management Agency
For keen vision and calm leadership, adeptly guiding FEMA’s response to 2018 natural disasters in Hawaii and Alaska.
CISA Vulnerability Management and Coordination Team
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Kathleen E. Trimble
Jay G. Angus
Eric M. Snyderman
For reducing risk from cyberattacks, providing tactical information to network defenders around the world through disclosure of cyber vulnerabilities.
CBP San Diego Sector Foreign Operations Team
U. S. Customs and Border Protection
San Diego, California
Jesus C. Carrillo
Araceli Barba De La Cruz
Jesus L. Mercado
Felix I. Padilla
Hector A. Quintanilla
Arlene G. Rocha
Juan F. Salceda
For operation of the Tijuana Command Center coordinating regional securities issues affecting the Baja California Region.