2008 Director’s Community Leadership Awards
|Washington Field||Jose Rodriguez
Fort Meyers Construction Company
He has funded several bus trips for approximately 225 Junior Special Agent (JSA) to Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins Medical Center to attend an educational presentation by renowned pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. Ben Carson. He funded JSA Student Incentive Day, which took 10 students on a leased bus to a special tour of the White House, a tour of the U.S. Capitol, lunch at an area restaurant, and a presentation of incentive awards at WFO by ADIC Joseph Persichini, Jr.
Mr. Rodriguez provided financing for a trip to Luray Caverns, a holiday party for over 270 students, a JSA picnic at the FBI Academy, a graduation ceremony at FBI Headquarters, the purchase of awards for JSA graduates, a dinner for Citizens’ Academy graduates, and plaques for those graduates.
Mr. Rodriguez has made presentations at several schools throughout the academic year. In addition to the above, Mr. Rodriguez has donated over 225 turkeys so that each child participating in the FBI WFO Adopt-A-School Program would have provision for the holiday season.