Administrative Achievement Award
Jason Knievel and Francois Vandenberghe
Awarding Organization or Entity
For the Commodity Jurisdiction Results for RTFDDA and CFDDA in 2011. This nomination for outstanding accomplishment, administrative achievement award is for the Research Applications Laboratory (RAL) team of Jason Knievel and Francois Vandenberghe, for their efforts in obtaining a ruling from the U.S. Department of State which allowed crucial RAL software to be freed from International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) restrictions. The outstanding efforts of these individuals have improved accessibility to important RAL software and saved RAL and UCAR significant time and expense in maintaining ITAR restricted software.