UT System Awards, 2023

Master's Degree

Sylvia Arrizola

Crystal Weems

Bachelor's Degree

Walter Spivey

Yusra Siddiqui

Meritorious Conduct

Meritorious Conduct provides appropriate recognition for achievement or service when not involved in an encounter with a hostile aggressor or armed offender. 

Raul Tenorio 

Distinguished Service

Distinguished Service is awarded to a member of the U.T. System Police for bravery, acts of merit, or distinguished service. 

Lester Smith

Certificate of Merit

The Certificate of Merit medal is awarded to a member of the UT System Police for outstanding achievement or meritorious service during an encounter with a criminal offender or circumstance.

Arita Brown 

Life Saving

The Life Saving medal is awarded to a member of the UT System Police when the member attempting the rescue can be demonstrated to have saved the life of a victim, even if only for a short but measurable period of time.

Lekan Kolleade 

Michael Milner

Philip Nguyen 

Kamaal Oliver 

Brodie Riner 

Raul Tenorio

Distinguished Command

The Distinguished Command award is awarded to a command officer within the U.T. System Police who has serviced with distinction over an extended period of time.  

Vicki King 

Award of Excellence

The Award of Excellence medal is awarded to members of the UT System Police who distinguish themselves by sustained achievement. The achievements must be accomplished with distinction above and beyond that normally expected of professional officers and members.

Edward Brockett 

Melba Doyle 

Devante James 

Gwendolyn Jones-Campbell 

Zachariah Koshy 

Rudy Martinez 

Lester Smith 

Jaylin Thornton 

Peter Williams 

Stefan Wong 

Community Service

The Community Service award is awarded to members who create or participate in a program which has a significant positive impact on the campus or campus community which would exceed the normal expectations of job performance. 

Scott Barnwell 

Melba Doyle 

Carla Hulsey 

Cristiane Jocys 

Manuel Leston 

Mike Redmond 

Eduardo Rodriguez 

Donnia Thompson