Princeton Hydro’s Marketing and Communications Manager Dana Patterson was presented with the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) New Jersey Post’s “Young Member Award” for her efforts in maintaining and advancing the objectives of the organization.
The mission of SAME is to build leaders and lead collaboration among government and industry to develop multidisciplinary solutions to national security infrastructure challenges. Princeton Hydro joined SAME as a sustaining member in 2018, and actively supports the organization and its goals. Ms. Patterson has been active with the New Jersey Post since joining Princeton Hydro in October of 2018, and was elected into the SAME New Jersey Post Board of Directors Secretary position in Summer of 2019. In addition to her board role, she is an active member of the SAME NJ Post Small Business Council and assists with the organization’s social media marketing.
“I am honored and humbled to accept this award from the SAME New Jersey Post. It has been rewarding to collaborate with such a dedicated group of volunteers who share insights and ideas on business development, leadership, and federal opportunity tracking, while also empowering youth to participate in the STEM field,” said Ms. Patterson. “I look forward to inspiring more members of the NJ community to engage with our organization.”
The SAME NJ Post 2020 Award Ceremony is held each year to recognize members for their outstanding contributions to the Post and its community. The following volunteers were also recognized with awards:
- Col. John Booth, U.S. Army, Ret. – BG Patrick J. McCarthy Service Award
- LTC David Wong, U.S. Army – Notable Achievement Award
- AJ Nesti Materials – Sustaining Member Firm Award
Congratulations to all the award winners and many thanks to SAME NJ Post.