This page recognizes the hard work and dedication of DHS employees. The individuals listed on this page have demonstrated a commitment to the DHS mission and exemplify the values of duty, honor, and excellence.
2023 Presidential Rank Awards
On November 13, 2023, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas recognized 30 members of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) workforce who received the 2023 Presidential Rank Award (PRA) for exceptional service.
“I am incredibly proud of the 30 DHS executives who have been selected to receive this year’s Presidential Rank Award. The award speaks to these senior executives’ extraordinary dedication to mission and exceptional work as public servants,” said Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. “Our leaders across the Department set the example of selfless commitment and service to the department, our nation, and the American people. They are an inspiration to the more than 260,000 employees across DHS. Congratulations to all of the award recipients and thank you for all you do.”
Month of Recognition
During May's Public Service Recognition Week, Secretary Mayorkas and Department leadership paid special tribute to members of the workforce and their incredible contributions.
As part of this "Month of Recognition," DHS employees were honored during recognition events in communities across the country.