President's Award for Excellence

2023 President’s Award for Excellence

Samuel “Sam” Davis, Security Administrative Specialist at IDA’s Center for Communications Research, La Jolla (CCR-L), is the recipient of the 2023 President’s Award for Excellence. This award recognizes superior performance by staff members who contribute significantly to IDA’s success.


Sam has been an important part of IDA, particularly over the last two years. During this time, he made several process improvements such as reducing timelines and improving our security to enable mission work for our government sponsors.