February 2015: Recognition for Jim Oestereich
Mr. Jim Oestreich was recently given a letter of appreciation by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency for outstanding support to his program during Fiscal Year 2014. Jim's Government Manager at CBP stated, "His efforts as the Block Configuration Manager and Secretariat is "bar none". His attention to detail is exceptional. He is always looking for ways to improve the process. His interaction with the multi-disciplined, multi-entities is exceptional. He keeps his pulse on everything configuration."
Mr. Oestereich supports multiple programs with Office of Technology Innovation and Acquisition. His job includes reviewing every Change Request and Engineering Change Request to ensure the form is complete and accurate. This includes interacting with the initiator and fellow engineering stakeholders. He has been empowered to address any and all configuration management process issues on behalf the Program Manager.
His Government Manager went on to say, "Mr. Oestereich is appreciated and valued as the Configuration Management Subject Matter Expert and on behalf of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the his program, I wish to thank Mr. Oestereich for his efforts which have truly been outstanding in contributing to the success of the program mission."