Disability Employment Awards

The Harford County
Commission on Disabilities
Employment Recognition Awards

Each year, the Harford County Department of Community Services and the Commission on Disabilities celebrates the employment of citizens with disabilities at a luncheon to recognize these amazing employees and employers who make a difference.

Employment Recognition Luncheon header 2019
Deadline for nominations is September 13, 2019!

2018 Employment Award Recipients

 

  
  • Large Employer of the Year:  Professional Sports Catering
  • Medium Employer of the Year:  Tidewater Grille
  • Small Employer of the Year:  Newberry Cafe and Bakery
  • Large Employer of Merit:  ShopRite of Aberdeen
  • Employees of the Year:  Charles Barnett, Audrey Fung, and William Sheffield
  • Employee Awards of Merit:  Sharon Boone, Taylor Jones, Nick Kadel, Tim Koermer, Tiffany Norris, and Craig Thompson
  • Student Worker of the Year:  Brian Hansel
  • Student Worker Award of Merit:  Jasmine Morgan
  • Media Award:  Kristy Breslin
  • Ruth Helen Thompson Memorial Award for Community Service:  Dr. Susan Austin

2018 Employment Recognition Award Recipients and Dignitaries

Group picture 2018 Disabilities Employment Awards

Harford County Office of Disability Services and Commission on Disabilities’ Employment Recognition Luncheon Award recipients and dignitaries pictured from left, back row: Curtis Beulah, Harford County Council; Chad Shrodes, Harford County Council; Tim Koemer, Employee Award of Merit recipient; Taylor Jones, Employee Award of Merit recipient; Tim Graham of Professional Sports Catering, Large Employer of the Year recipient; Charles Barnett, Employee of the Year recipient; Barry Glassman, Harford County Executive; William Sheffield, Employee of the Year recipient; and Dr. Susan Austin, Ruth Helen Thompson Memorial Award for Community Service recipient. Front row from left: Rachel Harbin, Harford County Disability Services; Carol Beatty, Secretary of Maryland Department of Disabilities; Craig Thompson, Employee Award of Merit recipient; Kristy Breslin, Media Award recipient; Sharon Boone, Employee Award of Merit recipient; Audrey Fung, Employee of the Year recipient; Jasmine Morgan, Student Worker Award of Merit recipient; Brian Hansel, Student Worker of the Year Award recipient; Tiffany Norris, Employee Award of Merit recipient; and Nicole Barbes and Alison Fino of Newberry Café and Bakery, Small Employer of the Year recipient.