NEWS RELEASE
Galena
Park Independent School District
14705 Woodforest Blvd. w Houston, Texas 77015 w (832) 386-1231
Craig Eichhorn w Director of Communications
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com
 



October 23, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BURCHFIELD RECEIVES “MY BOSS IS A PATRIOT” AWARD

           Col. Jim Beesley from the 321st Sustainment Brigade in Baton Rouge, Louisiana presents the “My Boss is a Patriot” certificate to Randy Burchfield, executive director of school operations, for his steadfast commitment in retaining highly skilled and qualified members of the Guard and Reserve by allowing Reserve Soldiers to perform their Reserve duties without fear of reprisal.  Beesley is also the Galena Park ISD Director of Transportation. The award is sponsored by the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense organization created in 1972 to promote cooperation and understanding between Reserve component members and their civilian employers.

My Boss is a Patriot