Human Resources

Distinguished Administrator Award (DAA) and Podell Award Recipients

New York University bestows the Distinguished Administrator Award (DAA) to a select group of five administrators and the Law School additionally honors two administrators the Podell Award each year in recognition of their extraordinary service and commitment.  Below is a listing of past recipients and photographs of recent award ceremonies. 

Archive of DAA and Podell Winners (PDF: 103 KB)

2018-2019 Law School Recipients:

Jason Lai accepting Podell award from Dean Trevor Morrison

Jason Lai, Programmer/Systems Analyst

Lisa Waldman accepting Podell award from Dean Trevor Morrison.

Lisa Waldman, Associate Dean and Chief Operating Officer

2017-2018 Law School Recipients:

Barbara Landress accepting NYU Distinguished Administrator Award

Barbara Landress, Director, Office of Graduate Affairs

Lisa Hoyes accepting Law School Podell Award

Lisa Hoyes, Assistant Dean, Public Service

Amy Wright-Parra accepting Law School Podell Award

Amy Wright-Parra, Associate Director, Human Resources

2016-2017 Law School Recipients:

Sandra Katz accepting NYU Distinguished Administrator Award

Sandra Katz, Director of Corporations and Foundations

Tolga Ergunay and Cecily Ranger accepting Law School Podell Award

Tolga Ergunay, Associate Dean and Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Cecily Ranger, Director for Faculty and Residential & Space Planning

2015-2016 Law School Recipients:  

 
Kevin Anterline accepting NYU Distinguished Administrator Award

Kevin Anterline
Manager, Office of Records & Registration

Leslie Hart accepting Law School Podell Award

Leslie Hart
Digital Communications Specialist

Kenneth Kleinrock accepting Law School Podell Award

Kenneth Kleinrock
Associate Dean, Admissions

2014-2015 Law School Recipient: 

Tammy Dang accepting NYU Distinguished Administrator Award

Tammy Dang
Associate Director of Finance & Administration