Veteran of the Year Awards

The County of San Mateo and the San Mateo County Veterans Commission announce the 2016 Veteran of the Year, the Patriot of the Year and the Enterprise Support Partner of the Year awards. The Veteran of the Year award recognizes the San Mateo County veteran resident who has distinguished him or herself through outstanding service. The Patriot of the Year award recognizes that San Mateo County resident who has demonstrated exceptional service to the County’s veterans and veteran community. The Enterprise Support Partner of the Year award recognizes that for-profit or non-for-profit corporation that has demonstrated exemplary service to the County’s veteran community. Congratulations to Judge John Grandsaert and Mr. Tim Healy for being selected as the County’s first Veterans of the Year. Congratulations to Ms. Carolyn Livengood for being selected as the County’s first Patriot of the Year and congratulations to Reveille: Peninsula Covenant Church as the County’s first Enterprise of the Year.

Here are the links to each recipient’s vignettes:

Ms. Livengood:
https://youtu.be/Y0LWOL2ZhUk

Judge Grandsaert and Mr. Healy:
https://youtu.be/dI2yXU0iOOg
https://youtu.be/vAHQyGgWNpU

Reveille: Peninsula Covenant Church:
https://youtu.be/8iw2VEwKeBc

In case you missed the awards luncheon, here’s the link:

http://www.pentv.tv/2016/11/san-mateo-county-veterans-commission-first-a...

The Veterans Commission will be accepting nominations for each of the award categories in April 2017. Nomination forms may be found at https://hsa.smcgov.org/veterans-publications or at the San Mateo County Veteran Services Office at 400 Harbor Blvd., Building B, Belmont, CA 94002. For questions, please contact the Norman Aleman, Veteran Services Officer at (650) 802-7501 or via e-mail at naleman@smcgov.org.