Red River Army Depot's Office of Legal Counsel was recognized as recipient of the Army Materiel Command 2018 Robert J. Parise Team Project Award. The award recognizes team spirit and group accomplishment to work together cooperatively and effectively on a legal project or team.
The award is given to Red River's legal team for their work on a complex Fair Labor Standards Act arbitration regarding overtime. According to the award citation, the team exhibited outstanding performance and their efforts helped foster esprit de corps between the RRAD legal office staff, Red River's Civilian Personnel Advisory Center and the depot's Directorate for Resource Management.
Team members recognized were: Gloria Briseno, Chief Counsel Garland Yarber, Cynthia White, Jerry Nash and Chad McCrary.
"I heard nothing but great things about our legal team before arriving at Red River," said RRAD Commander COL Stephen M. York. "Since being here, I can definitely attest to how awesome you are. This award is well deserved and I look forward to continuing the great work that you do each day."
Red River is one of two legal teams to receive the award.