MCCS San Diego
Employee of the Quarter/Year Program

PURPOSE:
The Employee of the Quarter (EOQ) Program recognizes the outstanding qualities and contributions of individuals employed by Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, Marine Corps Community Services during the previous 3 month period. It is also generally intended to recognize more junior employees within the organization (not so much supervisors, managers, although they can of course be nominated).

Show your appreciation and acknowledge an outstanding employee by nominating him/her for the Employee of the Quarter Award. Four individuals will receive the award each year.

EMPLOYEE OF THE QUARTER WILL RECEIVE:

  • Certificate signed by AC/S MCCS
  • $50 MCX gift card
  • His/her picture placed on the MCCS Wall of Fame board located at MCCS Headquarters, Bldg. 5

ELIGIBILITY:

  • The nominee must have at least one year of continuous service with Marine Corps Community Services, San Diego in a budgeted position as of the date of nomination.
  • The nominee must not have received the award within the past 24 months.
  • The nominee must have made noteworthy contributions to his/her department or the organization.

NOMINATION PROCESS:
Complete the Employee of the Quarter Nomination Form and submit it to the appropriate Director.

Nominations can be made by from all Marine Corps Community Services, San Diego employees, and each Director will select the one nomination for their Directorate. Nominations from outside the organization will also be accepted. Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Nominations are due from the Directors to the Administrative Program Manager by the 25th on the last month of the quarter or the next working day if the date falls on a weekend or federal holiday.

Quarter Month Nominations Due Date
1 January – March 25 March
2 April – June 25 June
3 July – September 25 September
4 October – December 25 December

SELECTION PROCESS:
Nominations are reviewed and Employee of the Quarter is selected by the Directors from the following departments:

  • Retail and Services
  • Restaurant and Coffee Shop
  • Marine and Family Programs
  • Semper Fit
  • NAF Human Resources
  • Support Operations
  • Finance

Each Director will be given one vote; a majority vote is required for nominee to be selected as Employee of the Quarter. In the event of a tie, the Deputy AC/S MCCS will have the casting vote.

EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR SELECTION PROCESS:
The Employee of the Year is selected from the Employee of the Quarter recipients awarded during the NAF fiscal year. After the Employee of the Quarter, Fourth Quarter is selected, the AC/S MCCS will select the Employee of the Year recipient based on his/her nomination form.

EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR WILL RECEIVE:

  • Certificate of Commendation signed by the Commanding General
  • Time off Award (8 hours)
  • His/her picture placed on the MCCS Wall of Fame board located at MCCS Headquarters, Bldg. 5

QUESTIONS:
Diana Vuong Brunelle
Administrative Program Manager
(619) 725-6383
diana.vuongbrunelle@usmc-mccs.org

Nomination Form PDF

2016 Employee of the Quarter
4th Quarter (Oct-Dec ’16)

2016
Employee
of the Year

Hernando Esparza
Cook
Bay View Restaurant

Employee
of the Quarter
4th Quarter,
Oct-Dec ’16

Shelly Martin
Material Handler
Retail Warehouse

 

Employee
of the Quarter
3rd Quarter,
Jul-Sep ’16

Ken Aoyama
Maintenance Mechanic
Facilities & Maintenance

Employee
of the Quarter
2nd Quarter,
Apr-Jun ’16

Phillip Bennett
Material Handler
Recruit Sales

SONY DSC

Employee
of the Quarter
1st Quarter,
Jan-Mar ’16

Hernando Esparza
Cook
Bay View Restaurant

2015
Employee
of the Year

Xyrza Canoy
Financial Technician

Employee
of the Quarter
4th Quarter,
Oct-Dec ’15

Xyrza Canoy
Financial Technician

Xyrza Canoy

Employee
of the Quarter
3rd Quarter,
Jul-Sep ’15

Elsa Paulino
Retail Sales Supervisor

Elsa Paulino

Employee
of the Quarter
2nd Quarter,
Apr-Jun ’15

Scottie Esposito
Financial Management Analyst

Scottie Esposito

Employee
of the Quarter
1st Quarter,
Jan-Mar ’15

Dave Price
Facility Maintenance Supervisor

Dave Price

2014
Employee
of the Year

Sarah Heath
L.I.N.K.S. Trainer
Marine Corps Family Team Building

Employee of the Year - Sarah Heath

Employee
of the Quarter
4th Quarter,
Oct-Dec ’14

Sarah Heath
L.I.N.K.S. Trainer
Marine Corps Family Team Building

2014 Employee of the 4th Quarter - Sarah Heath

Employee
of the Quarters
3rd Quarter,
Jul-Sep ’14

Angel Aguirre
Property Control Specialist

Jesus Ramirez
Material Handler

2014 Employees of the Quarter - Angel Aguirre & Jesus Ramirez

Employee
of the Quarter
2nd Quarter,
Apr-Jun ’16

Pete Marquez
Gardener

2014 Employee of the Second Quarter - Pete Marquez

Employee
of the Quarter
1st Quarter,
Jan-Mar ’14

Jan King
EFMP Program Manager

2016 Employee of the Quarter - Jan King

2013
Employee
of the Year

Caesar Baloy
Engineering Technician

2013 Employee of the Year - Caesar Baloy

Employee
of the Quarter
4th Quarter,
Oct-Dec ’13

Kim Benndorff
Visual Supervisor

2013 Employee of the Fourth Quarter - Kim Benndorff

Employee
of the Quarter
3rd Quarter,
Jul-Sep ’13

Maurice Smallwood
Visual Designer

2013 Employee of the Quarter - Maurice Smallwood

Employee
of the Quarter
2nd Quarter,
Apr-Jun ’13

Caesar Baloy
Engineering Technician

2013 Employee of the Second Quarter - Caesar Baloy

Employee
of the Quarter
1st Quarter,
Jan-Mar ’13

Maricel Charifa
Accounting Technician

2013 Employee of the First Quarter - Maricel Charifa