Penfield VEA Annual Awards Ceremony
The work the PVEA does is impressive. They respond to more than 4,000 calls annually and log more than 55,000 volunteer hours of service to provide high level emergency response to Penfield and surrounding communities for mutual aid support.
I would like to highlight and recognize special awards. Edmund P. and Margaret M. Finucane received the Outstanding Service Award. This is PVEA’s highest honor and recognizes a member(s) who, over a period of time, have consistently worked to maintain the integrity and vision of PVEA.
Brett B. Whitnable received the ALS Provider of the Year. This award recognizes the person who went above and beyond to serve PVEA with exemplary dedication, responsibility, professional behavior, and skill when providing pre-hospital emergency medical care. Selena R. Cockhern received the BLS Provider of the Year. This award recognizes the person who went above and beyond to serve PVEA with exemplary dedication, responsibility, professional behavior, and skills when providing pre-hospital emergency medical care.
The following people received service recognition awards for their volunteer work:
George Tom McCollough
The following people were recognized for the “number of volunteer hours above 500 hours” they worked during 2020:
1st Place: Glenn Becker 1,414 Hours
2nd Place Rich Sperduto 1,152 Hours
3rd Place Chris Alexander 542 Hours
4th Place Lancye Douglass 522 Hours
5th Place Skip Sackrider 511 Hours
6th Place: Radha Pandya 510 Hours
We are so fortunate to have this amazing organization supporting and serving Penfield and our residents. On behalf of the entire community, I want to recognize everyone who is part of PVEA. Thank you for your service, you make a difference each and every day!