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The Secretary’s Award for Excellence 2017

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Denise Bechtol, U.S. Coast Guard, receives the Secretary's Award for Excellence at the Department of Homeland Security Secretary's Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C., Nov. 8, 2017. Bechtel was honored for demonstrating exemption leadership, professionalism, and technical expertise in guiding three competing shipbuilders through a $10.5 billion contract for the Offshore Patrol Cutter Program. Official DHS photo by Jetta Disco/Released.