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Margaret Smith Receives Monthly Challenge Coin Award
Thursday, September 3, 2015
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office proudly announces that Margaret Smith, a Mental Health Professional in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center, has been selected as the current winner of the Challenge Coin Award. This award recognizes Corrections employees who, through their work ethic and actions, personify the attributes of leadership, creativity, honor, and innovation. The award is unique in that every new winner is selected by the current winner, making it truly a peer-to-peer award.
The Challenge Coin Award process now stipulates that Margaret identify and nominate the next award winner. Congratulations to Ms. Margaret Smith recognized for a job well done!