During the board of trustee’s regular meeting, Nov. 15, Dr. Espinoza presented Sal Garza, CBC instructor at the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI), with the inaugural Service Excellence Award during the board meeting. The Service Excellence Award recognizes CBC employees who provide excellent customer service to internal and external constituents. Sheri Kasper, supervisor of education at FCI, nominated Garza for his outstanding work ethic and professionalism. Garza also was recognized for his tireless dedication to being an excellent instructor and always being available to teach his or others’ courses at the FCI. For more information about the Service Excellence Award, or to nominate an outstanding CBC employee, contact the president’s office at (361) 354-2200.