Beverly Hills Rotary Club Honors Six
Posted by Sebastian Sarti on Jun 4, 2013 - 8:32:50 PM
BEVERLY HILLS—Six employees
of the City of Beverly Hills have received the 2013 Rotary Club of Beverly
Hills Vocational Service Award for their accomplishments in their respective
The Rotary Club honored 6 people this year.
The award recipients were:
Community Development Director Susan Healy-Keene, Director of Project
Administration Alan Schneider, Fire Department Captain David Perusse, Fire
Engineer Charles Ratcliff, Police Detective George Elwell, Police Sergeant Max
Subin and two U.S. Post Office employees. They were all recognized on Monday,
June 3 during the local Rotary Club’s annual awards lunch.
Susan Healy-Keene joined
the city in 2009 and has aided in its progress by updating the General Plan and
using contemporary technology to advance the planning services’ efficacy.
Alan Schneider has worked
for the city for 31-years and has managed City-owned properties such as Roxbury
Park, Whole Foods, Crate and Barrel and The Visitor’s Center.
Fire Captain Perusse
developed a Mobile Oxygen Generation System which allows the city to create its
own medical oxygen for use during an emergency.
Fire Engineer Ratcliff
joined the Beverly Hills Fire Department 11 years ago. He has kept the entire
fire department fleet in excellent working order since becoming master mechanic
for the fire department.
Detective Elwell was
awarded due to his investigative skills, which were highlighted by his success
in a four-year investigation on drug trafficking.
Sergeant Subin has gained
recognition for his work in the department’s Community Relations Bureau. He has
implemented the use of social media which has aided the department in solving