February 22, 2022National USACE Water Safety Employee of the Year – Ms. Caitlin Sloan, Natural
Resources Specialist, Bayou Bodcau Dam and Reservoir, Vicksburg District
National USACE Water Safety Team of the Year – Allatoona Lake Water Safety Team, Mobile
2022 National Water Safety Awards
It is my pleasure to announce the winners of the 2022 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Water
Safety Awards from the National Boating Federation. See the attached announcement memo
signed by Thomas P. Smith, Chief of Operations and Regulatory:
Division Water Safety Employee Award Winners:
LRD Water Safety Employee of the Year – Jonathan Friedman, Lake Cumberland and Laurel
River Lake, Nashville District
SAD Water Safety Employee of the Year – Emily Jones, John H. Kerr Dam and Reservoir,
SWD Water Safety Employee of the Year – Joshua Springer, Eufaula Lake, Tulsa District
Division Water Safety Team Award Winners:
LRD Water Safety Team of the Year – Green River Lake Staff, Louisville District
MVD Water Safety Team of the Year – Lake Shelbyville Staff, St. Louis District
SWD Water Safety Team of the Year – Eufaula Lake Staff, Tulsa District
These awards recognize a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employee and team that have
contributed to boating and water safety in an effective manner that has made a difference in
saving lives on our nation’s waterways.
We received exceptional nominations this year and all are worthy of recognition. I
appreciate your staff taking the time to nominate and recognize all of those that effectively
promote boating and water safety.
Please join me in congratulating our awardees.
Please forward any questions to Ms. Pam Doty, National Water Safety Program Manager at
Pamela.J.Doty@usace.amry.mil or 817-886-1727.
Jeffrey F. Krause
Chief, Natural Resources Management
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