Turlock Police Chief Rob Jackson received an Executive Certificate during last week’s City Council meeting. Executive Director Robert Stresak from the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training made the presentation. The certificate signifies the highest-ranking award an officer can receive. Stresak said 1,461 Executive Certificates have been issued in the past 50 years.
MJC honors classified employees
Modesto Junior College honored four employees with distinguished classified staff awards during the annual classified staff appreciation breakfast last week. The awards recognize the staff members’ excellence on the job, service to the college and commitment to professional development. Selected for recognition were Julie Berg, multimedia scheduler in the media services office; Kristina Godinez, accounting analyst in the financial aid office; Claudia Ramirez, career development and transfer program specialist; and Joshua Sigman, front end web developer for the college.