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2016 William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Award Recipients Announced


Jerry Williams of Schoharie ARC and Brian Mann of Lifetime Assistance will each receive NYSID's William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Award at the Annual Meeting on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

Jerry and Brian were selected from this year's Class of 2016 Outstanding Performers, who all exemplify the spirit and purpose of our Joslin Awards Program.

Thank you for your support of our people-centered recognition program, through which more than 650 individuals have been named Joslin Outstanding Performers since 2004.

Questions about the Joslin Awards Program may be addressed to:
Jennifer Lawrence: 800-221-5994, Ext. 225

2016 program materials:

2016 Joslin nomination guide

2016 Joslin nomination form interactive

Click on a sample nomination!

Persuasive narrative tips!

2015 Joslin Outstanding Performance Award

The 12th annual William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Awards Program concluded with an inspiring "Class of 2015" from NYSID member agencies and private sector corporate partners.

Congratulations to the final William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Award recipients:

Ramonita Morales of The Osborne Association (Bronx)

Michelle Wolfe of the Arc of Madison Cortland (Oneida)

Ramonita and Michelle received their awards at NYSID's Annual Meeting on September 30, 2015.

“Class of…” Yearbooks

2015 Joslin Outstanding Performers Yearbook

2014 Joslin Outstanding Performers Yearbook

Joslin Yearbook 2013

Previous Joslin Winners' Videos

2014 winner; Edwardo Lopez, AHRC New York City

2014 winner; Brent Matthew Lillard, Spectrum Designs Foundation

2013 winner; Donald Huckins, The Arc Otsego

2013 winner; Marc Smith, The Altamont Program

2012 winner: Ana Cortorreal, Fedcap

2011 winner: Nelson Hooper, FEGS

2008 winner: Linda Rollins, Rochester Rehabilitation Center

2006 winner: Mark Daube, Genesee County Chapter NYSARC, Inc.

2005 winner: Matthew Rollins, CDS Monarch/Unistel

2004 winner: Kasey Knott, Allegany Arc / PWI

Awards Program History

For individuals with disabilities, NYSID's Joslin Awards Program is an annual forum for recognition of personal success through Preferred Source employment.

This highly anticipated program was established in 2004 and is named in memory of William B. Joslin, Chief Executive Officer of Human Technologies Corporation in Utica, who served on NYSID's Board of Directors for many years.

Thirteen Joslin Outstanding Performers have received the William B. Joslin Outstanding Performance Award at the NYSID Annual Meeting.

We thank our member agencies and private sector partners for supporting the Joslin Awards Program each year, impacting more than 500 individual lives.