On April 17, Jaime Pitfield, ADM(IE), and MGen Chris Whitecross, COS(IE), presented awards and certificates to certain individuals in the IE organization.
LCol Paul Doucette
For his 32 years of loyal service, LCol Paul Doucette, from CF Real Property Operations Group (CF RP Ops Gp), was awarded a second clasp to his Canadian Forces Decoration. This award is presented to officers and non-commissioned members of the Canadian Armed Forces in recognition of 12 years of service. It is awarded without regard to rank, but recipients must have a good record of conduct. The clasp is awarded in recognition of each subsequent ten-year period of qualifying service.
Major René Senneville
For his 32 years of loyal service, Major René Senneville, of the Directorate of Contaminated and Legacy Sites Project Delivery, also received a second clasp to his Canadian Forces Decoration.
Major Michael Hocquard
For his 22 years of loyal service, Major Michael Hocquard, from CF RP Ops Gp, received a first clasp for his Canadian Forces Decoration.
2Lt David Carswell
2Lt David Carswell A few moments after receiving his officer’s commission, 2Lt David Carswell, from the Real Property Operations Detachment (NCR), poses proudly with his wife Zakiya..
Martine Pellerin, Pukka Sapper
Martine Pellerin, from the Architecture and Engineering Services Directorate, formerly a MCpl in IE, received her CAF Certificate of Service and her certificate of the Order of the Pukka Sapper.
Maj Ian Creighton
Maj Ian Creighton, from the CF RP Ops Gp, was presented with his new rank during this ceremony.
Elie Saydeh, from the IE Strategy and Policy Directorate, receiving a certificate for 25 years of service in the federal public service from Jaime Pitfield, ADM(IE), in the presence of CWO Caouette.