Maxwell Air Force Base   Right Corner Banner
Join the Air Force

News > Maxwell attorney claims national NextGov award
Maxwell attorney claims national NextGov award

Posted 6/2/2010   Updated 6/2/2010 Email story   Print story

    


Release Number: 010610

6/2/2010 - MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. -- A civilian lawyer at the Air Force Legal Operations Agency here was named one of eight winners of the inaugural NextGov Awards in a Washington ceremony May 27.

Lynn Mokray, division chief of legal information services at AFLOA, accepted the award given to federal managers who overcome bureaucratic processes to innovate new ways to improve government operations and the lives of Americans.

Ms. Mokray's nomination package detailed her efforts to streamline operations across the Department of Defense. First, she consolidated Army, Air Force and Marine legal research needs into a single contract for computer-assisted legal research. She also spearheaded an effort to connect all offices in the Judge Advocate General's Corps with videoconferencing capability, which resulted in improved communication ability and a $1 million per year savings in travel costs.

According to NextGov, an online venture of National Journal Group Inc. and the Atlantic Media Co., a panel of seven judges reviewed nomination packages submitted by managers across all federal agencies. The winners were chosen based on risk levels and project innovation.

Ms. Mokray is available for media interviews at Maxwell Air Force Base by appointment only.

Contact the Air University Public Affairs media relations division at (334) 953-2157/2014 to schedule an interview.



tabComments
No comments yet.  
Add a comment

 Inside Maxwell AFB

ima cornerSearch

tabSocial Media Dashboard
Facebook

Facebook

Twitter

Twitter

YouTube

YouTube

tabTop StoriesRSS feed 
Scholarships for Military Children; Applications for new season available Dec. 15

Fadok retires after more than three decades of service.

Air Force members get new app to solve their own computer problems

Lt. Gen. Kwast assumes command of Air University

15,000 reasons to celebrate Military Retiree Appreciation Day

Air Force ROTC cadets receive nuclear scholarships

Holm Center changes command

Maxwell, Gunter libraries scheduled to undergo transitions

American Indians have served this country's military well

Air War College class demonstrates the use of non-lethal weapons

  arrow More Stories

tabAETC NewsRSS feed 
Pillars of Resiliency: Holiday budgeting

JBSA candidate to host AFIMSC

Luke Thunderbolts celebrate wingman day

F-35 and F-22 combine capabilities in operational integration training mission

Lackland MDW focuses on providing 'The Perfect Patient Experience'

Air Force members get new app to solve their own computer problems

Technical sergeant earns first place honors at Lackland Classic


Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     USA.gov     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act