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County of Orange Volunteer Recognition

County Executive Office - Press Release

COUNTY OF ORANGE

County Executive Office
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 15, 1997
Contact: Diane Thomas
(714) 834-6203

County of Orange Volunteer Recognition

(SANTA ANA) - Seventeen outstanding representatives of volunteerism throughout the County’s departments were recognized by the Board of Supervisors at its April 15 meeting. Supervisor Jim Silva explained that "in post-bankruptcy times when our budget is stretched like a rubber band, it’s people like these who allow us to continue providing a high level of service. We’re incredibly grateful to them."

Following is a list of those who were honored.

  • Community Services Agency

    Honoree:
    Bill Wood, chair, Orange County Human Relations Commission
  • Health Care Agency

    Honoree:
    Dr. Eleanor Saltzer, Disease Prevention & Control/Breast Cancer Partnership
    Pat Swan, Disease Prevention & Control/Breast Cancer Partnership
  • John Wayne Airport

    Honoree:
    Vi Smith, John Wayne Airport Arts Commission
  • Public Facilities & Resources

    Honoree:
    Herndon (Spike) O’Connell, Park Ranger Reserve
    Bob Culbertson, Park Ranger Reserve
  • Probation Department

    Honoree:
    Susan Tamulevich, Volunteer in Probation- Youth Guidance Center
    Bernard "Bud" Murphy, Volunteer Probation Officer, Adult Assessment
    Charles "Russ" Robertson, Volunteer Probation Officer, Adult Assessment
  • Sheriff-Coroner Department

    Honoree:
    Community Programs
    Paige Lamond, office specialist, Sheriff’s Department
    Sgt. Rick Moser, Sheriff’s Department
    Drug Use is Life Abuse
    Lenora Pena, office specialist, Sheriff’s Department
    Kevin Sabet, Canyon High School
    Reserve Bureau
    Reserve Sgt. Donald Hanson, Sheriff’s Department
  • Social Services Agency

    Honoree:
    Individual Award
    Mary Perkins, Orangewood Children’s Home
    Group Award
    Friends of CASA-CAST
  • Treasurer-Tax Collector

    Honoree:
    Brian R. Schappert, Student Intern Program