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2020 Bronze Medal Award


Mr. Currens and Ms. Goode are recognized for their outstanding work developing and supporting a mentoring culture and a learning organization that value perseverance, integrity, inclusivity and excellence. They established a NIST-wide mentoring program and Leadership for All to bring learning and development to a broad NIST audience, reflecting NIST's strategic goals and vision. They partnered with stakeholders to develop curricula of relevant and topical content to encourage an inclusive workplace. Their efforts have benefited NIST staff, resulting in a more productive and engaged workforce.


Christopher Currens

Supervisory HR Specialist (HR Development)
Office of Human Resources Management

Kimberly Goode

HR Specialist
Office of Human Resources Management, Workforce Programs Division