The U.S. Army Contracting Command has selected 24 individuals and six teams as recipients of this year's Army Contracting Command annual contracting awards.Jeffrey P. Parsons, ACC executive director, will present the awards at a formal ceremony May 17, in Huntsville, Ala."It's an honor for me to recognize the recipients for their hard work and dedication," Parsons said. "These contracting professionals exemplify the best of this command and are the type of individuals others can aspire to become."The awards are presented for excellence in acquisition, contracting and small business. Selectees were recognized for their outstanding achievements between October 1, 2009 and September 30, 2010. An awards panel comprised of representatives from ACC, the Expeditionary Contracting Command, the Mission and Installation Contracting Command and the ACC contracting centers reviewed more than 100 nominations before making the selections.This year, MICC teams and employees received seven awards; personnel and teams from the Army Contracting Centers - Aberdeen and Rock Island received six awards each; the Expeditionary Contracting Command personnel and teams received five awards; personnel and teams from the Army Contracting Center - Redstone received three; and personnel and teams from the Army Contracting Centers - Warren and Picatinny each received two awards.The recipients are:Outstanding Procurement Analyst (Other than Major Weapon Systems) Sherrill King Installation Contracting Office-Fort Jackson, SC Mission and Installation Contracting CommandOutstand Contracting Officer (Major Weapon Systems) Marianne Shuster Army Contracting Command-Picatinny Arsenal, NJOutstanding Contract Specialist (Other than Major Weapon Systems) Martha Livsey Installation Contracting Office-Fort Sill, OK Mission and Installation Contracting CommandOutstanding Contract Specialist (Major Weapon Systems) Harmony Hunsanger Army Contracting Command-Warren, MIOutstanding Contingency Contracting Officer (NCO) Master Sergeant Sandra C. Williams 409th Contracting Support Brigade, Kaiserslautern, Germany Expeditionary Contracting CommandOutstanding Contingency Contracting Officer (Officer) Major Stephen R. Tautkus 409th Contracting Support Brigade, Kaiserslautern, Germany Expeditionary Contracting CommandOutstanding Active Duty Military Officer (Other than Major Weapon Systems) Lieutenant Colonel Jeffery Phillips 901st Contracting Support Battalion, Fort Hood, TX Expeditionary Contracting CommandACC Excellence in Acquisition Leadership (Other than Major Weapon Systems) Installation Contracting Office-Fort Campbell, KY Mission and Installation Contracting CommandACC Excellence in Acquisition Leadership (Major Weapon Systems) Bradley Definitization Team Army Contracting Command-Warren, MIACC Innovation (Other Than Major Weapon Systems) David Fieltsch Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground, MDACC Innovation (Major Weapon Systems) Tonya Wood Army Contracting Command-Redstone, ALAcquisition Change Advocate (Major Weapon Systems) Apache Contracts Directorate Army Contracting Command-Redstone, ALOutstanding Price Analyst (Other Than Major Weapon Systems) Angela Williams Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILOutstanding Price Analyst (Major Weapon Systems) Margaret Gunsiorowski Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground, MDOutstanding Procurement Analyst (Other Than Major Weapon Systems) Catherine H. Olvera Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILOutstanding Procurement Analyst (Major Weapon Systems) Jennifer Arber Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground, MDOutstanding Intern of the Year (Other Than Major Weapon Systems) Michael DeBisschop Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILOutstanding Intern of the Year (Major Weapon Systems) David Hansen Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground, MDOutstanding Workforce Development Rock Island Contracting Center Human Resources Team Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILOutstanding Workforce Development Individual Tonya Wood Army Contracting Command-Redstone, ALPersonnel Development Achievement Jessica Dobbeleare Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILExcellence in Direct Sales Contracting Debby Broyles Army Contracting Command-Rock Island, ILOutstanding Mission Support/Business Operations (Other Than Major Weapon Systems) 410th Contracting Support Brigade, Fort Sam Houston, TX Expeditionary Contracting CommandOutstanding Mission Support/Business Operations (Major Weapon Systems) Heather Yaworski Army Contracting Command-Picatinny, NJCustomer Service Excellence Orlando Team Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground, MDACC Ability One Pam Munoz MICC-Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA Mission and Installation Contracting CommandSmall Business Specialist of the Year Deanna Ochoa HQ, Mission and Installation Contracting Command, Fort Sam Houston, TXSmall Business Champion JoDeen Cuffe MICC-Fort Knox, KY Mission and Installation Contracting CommandSmall Business Champion Pete Hunter Office of the Principal Assistant Responsible for Contracting 410th Contracting Support Brigade, Fort Sam Houston, TX Expeditionary Contracting CommandSmall Business Program Supporter of the Year Debbie Swindell Installation Contracting Office-Fort Stewart, GA Mission and Installation Contracting Command