18 June 2016
Dear Joseph Wei:
On behalf of the IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board (MGA), I am pleased to formally advise you that the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 IEEE MGA Outstanding Large Section Award. The Section was selected for this award on behalf of your activities for the 2015 calendar year. The selection was approved by the Member and Geographic Activities Board during its 18 June 2016 meeting.
The Member and Geographic Activities Board is pleased to honor the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section for their outstanding support to IEEE and Region 6. This award consists of a plaque, which carries the following citation:
“For successful efforts in fulfilling the educational and scientific goals of IEEE for the benefit of the public by maintaining, enhancing, and supporting the Student Branches, Technical Chapters, and Affinity Groups of the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section in Region 6.”
On behalf of the entire IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board, please convey our congratulations to the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section for having achieved this honor.
Wai-Choong (Lawrence) Wong
2016 Vice President, IEEE Member and Geographic Activities
Chair, IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board
Edward Aoki, Nominator
Thomas Coughlin, Region 6 Director
Kathleen Kramer, Region 6 Director-Elect
Jeffrey Pawlan, Region 6 Awards Chair
John Johnson, Chair, MGA Awards and Recognition Committee
Cecelia Jankowski, Managing Director, Member and Geographic Activities