For the 16th consecutive year, the Department of Finance & Administrative Services has received the State Controller's Certificate for Achieving Excellence in Financial Reporting. The award recognizes the preparation of accurate and timely submission of year-end financial reports for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2012.
The certificate commends the staff for achieving the highest quality in California government accounting and financial reporting. The certificate was issued by California State Controller John Chiang.
The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award has again been earned by Cal Poly Pomona's Department of Procurement & Support Services. The award is given by the National Purchasing Institute and recognizes the innovation, professionalism, productivity and leadership components of procurement.
This is the seventh year that the university has received the award.
Being nationally recognized for excellence in procurement is an enormously rewarding experience and receiving the award motivates our team and keeps us focused on the need to be outstanding in our field, says Kathleen Prunty, the department's director.
Cal Poly Pomona is one of only approximately 20 higher education agencies in the United States to receive the award.
Lori Bunner, Administrative Coordinator and Team Lead for Human Resource Services, was one of four employees recognized by President Ortiz and Staff Council with the 2013 Outstanding Staff Awards. This award is presented by Cal Poly Pomona's Staff Council to staff employees who have exhibited expertise, dedication, and enthusiasm in their jobs at Cal Poly Pomona.