CAMP HUMPHREYS, Republic of Korea – U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys Army Lodging was recently awarded the 2019 Army Lodging Operation of the Year Award.This marks their third consecutive win in the competition.“Congratulations on winning the Army Lodging Operation of the Year award for the third year in a row,” said Henry Paul Stuart, the USAG Humphreys deputy to the garrison commander. “This is a tremendous accomplishment for the team, which has seen such challenges.”The annual award, sponsored by the Installation Management Command G9 Hospitality Program/Army Lodging, evaluates nominations from Europe and the Pacific to recognize and award excellence in Army Lodging operations and personnel.Each lodging operation is categorized by its size and evaluated with the current Army Lodging standards for service, operations, and facilities. The LOYA winners are presented with plaques to be displayed in their facilities, and receive cash awards for lodging improvements. Employees of the winning operation also receive cash awards and LOYA pins.The individual winners within each category were selected for their exceptional performance of duty, specific accomplishments, and outstanding service. They each will receive a Civilian Service Commendation Medal, a special act award, and a trophy.The 2019 Army Lodging Operation of the Year winners are:Lodging Operation of the Year:Large Category (141-plus rooms): USAG Humphreys, KoreaMedium Category (61 to 141 rooms): USAG Italy, VicenzaSmall Category (1 to 60 rooms): USAG Rheinland-Pfalz, BaumholderManager of the YearTimothy Ziegler, USAG Italy, VicenzaSupervisor of the YearYuko Otsuka, USAG Japan, ZamaEmployee of the YearMaria Devera, USAG Japan, Zama