We want to congratulate all those who are nominated and selected as Employee's of the Month this year. You are to be commended for your commitment to excellence and our community. Thank you for all you do each day to make a difference.
March 2020: William (Butch) Grimsley, Michael Dovel, Charlie Ray Fox, Bradley Bladen, Michael Norris (Environmental Services)
Fauquier County Information Technology Department
In recognition of exemplary and innovative services in transitioning Fauquier County employees from a non-telework workforce to a remote workforce in a matter of days. This included quickly procuring new technologies, infrastructure setup and training to employees on how to use remote tools. IT quickly worked with ISP and equipment vendors to procure and expand Internet bandwidth to accommodate remote connectivity, and procured and expanded Wi-Fi capabilities to service citizens. IT continues to support staff remotely and assist additional staff transitioning to telework. To accommodate social distancing, IT moved the Board of Supervisors meetings to a complete different location; staged and setup in manner to provide citizens multiple ways to interact during meetings and public hearings, all while continuing livestream and cable channel offerings. These projects were accomplished by a strong team with one mission being the continuity of operations for the County. In times like these, it does take a team to rise together to help implement quick and positive change.
Fauquier County Buildings and Grounds Team
In recognition of exemplary and innovative services for developing and promptly implementing new cleaning protocols and procedures including the appropriate use of CDC recommended products. This includes guidance on appropriate cleaning protocols and increased cleaning services for department environments in order to keep facilities sanitary and co-workers safe. These projects were accomplished by a strong team with a mission of the continuity of operations for the County.
Fauquier County DFREM Courier Team
In recognition of exemplary and innovative services for continued delivery of communications throughout the County offices. Allowing for continuous work flow to departments. The Courier team continues to provide delivery services to various departments for COVID-19 related supplies. Support for our employees and providing these essential services to our County departments is what makes a Superstar.