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Monday, May 21, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
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Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy 
135 Western Avenue
Milne Hall, Room 200
Albany, NY 12222

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Special Event Parking will be available on Western Avenue in the SUNY lot across from Draper Hall.  Street parking also is available.


Paul Shatsoff, Executive Director 
NY State Academy for Public Administration 

SAPA 2018 Public Service Excellence Awards 

The State Academy for Public Administration's 2018 Public Service Excellence Awards ceremony will be held on May 21st 2018 at Rockefeller College in Milne Hall, Room 200.  This is a fitting opportunity to celebrate some of your esteemed colleagues.

Join us as we honor and celebrate outstanding public servants. This SAPA event is being co-sponsored by the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy and the NY Capital Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA). 

There is no charge for this event, but registration is required.

This year's SAPA Public Service Excellence Awards will go to 3 individuals and 1 combined team. The Association of Government Accountants (AGA) also will be recognizing a member of that group with their 2018 Outstanding Achievement in Government Accountability Award.  

The 2018 SAPA Excellence Awards will go to:
  • Paul Bembia, NYS Energy Research & Development Authority
  • Daniel Cunningham - NYS Office of General Services
  • Elsa Magee - NYS Higher Education Services Corporation
  • Tax Reform Team - Executive Chamber, Division of the Budget, Department of Taxation & Finance
The AGA Award will go to:
  • Richard G. Thomas
    Deputy Director NYS Statewide Financial System

Hors d'oeuvres, soft drinks, tea and coffee will be provided beginning at 5 p.m.   


Please click on the link below to RSVP.  You will receive an e-mail confirmation.
Register Now! Questions should be directed to Paul Shatsoff at