2015 Awards and Appreciation Dinner

Sheriff Robert (Bobby) Schultz would like to congratulate all the award winners at tonight’s GCSO AWARDS and APPRECIATION Dinner.


Volunteer of the Year: Roger Nogaki
Civilian Employee of the Year: Jeannie Roberts
Dispatcher of the Year: Kerry Koehler
Correction Officer of the Year: Nicole Certain
Investigator of the Year: Michelle Jones
Deputy(s) of the Year: Amanda Colson
James Kitlen
Capt. Tony Cruse
Public Service Award: Michelle Jones

One Team, One Mission
Community Awards: Alachua County S.O.
Columbia County S.O
A.T.F. Special Agent, Vic Washington
Bobby Crosby
Assistant State Attorney Robert Willis
David Peaton
Cross City Correctional Inst. K-9 Team

Life Saving Awards: Billy Cannon
Mathew Rexroat
Amanda Colson
James Kitlen
Brittney Lee

Field Training Officer Recognition:
Wayne Dasher
Mike Simpson
James Kitlen

Florida Sheriff’s Association Distinguished Service Award:
(RET) Sheriff James Floyd
Michael Hayes
Dr. Charles Cox

Gilchrist County Fun Fest Committee Members:
June Hutto
Mike & Nikki Hamill
Brent & Courtney Strickland
Jay & Melanie Anderson
Michael & Christie McElroy
Sarah Wheeler (Columbia County S.O)
Michelle Jones

Special Recognition Award: Scott & Kim Akins
Brent & Courtney Strickland
Akins BBQ Restaurant

A special THANK YOU goes out to Bell High School and Superintendent Robert Rankin for allowing us to use their facilities for the dinner; the Bell High School Criminal Justice Students for serving the meal which was prepared by Akins BBQ Restaurant.