Congratulations to the recipients and nominees!


Excellence in Leadership (EXCEL) Award
Cathy Rodgers Ward, Chief Nursing Officer, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


Distinguished Career Award
Renee A. Fortier, Executive Director, Events and Transportation


Distinguished Career Award (Posthumously)
Jeff Averill, Campus Architect, Capital Programs-Design and Construction


Rising Star Award
Alexis Oberlander, SAO III, Urban Planning

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The UCLA Administrative Management Group (AMG) is devoted to the professional development of managers on campus, and those who aspire to become managers.

AMG is a campus organization whose mission is to:

  • Provide opportunities for professional growth and development;
  • Create a forum for effective communication between academic, administrative and service managers and professionals at UCLA;
  • Become a sounding board for implementing new processes;
  • Provide the University with a pool of talented professionals;
  • Establish a vehicle for discussion of common concerns, challenges, and solutions; and to share knowledge and expertise.