The process begins with a nomination from a faculty member, staff or fellow student and culminates with a formal interview by the review and selection committee.
Sparks Mayor Geno Martini was on hand to present Driscoll the award at a campus celebration on Nov. 19.
“On behalf of the City of Sparks, I want to congratulate Steve Driscoll for his hard work and achievement in his career endeavors that have benefitted the city,” Martini said. “Mr. Driscoll is undoubtedly a dedicated public servant who is committed to improving the services of local government for our residents.”
Driscoll received his bachelor's degree with a concentration in accounting from the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1978 and a Master's of Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix, Northern Nevada Campus earlier this year. Since 1996, Driscoll has been recognized by the Association of Government Accountants as a Certified Government Financial Manager.