Cincinnati - Steven Tinapple
2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award Recipient
The Cincinnati Division honors Steven Tinapple, director of security and emergency management for the Battelle Memorial Institute. Together with the FBI, Mr. Tinapple and his team created the Cyber Security Center within Battelle, which has detected and identified multiple hostile actors and improved intelligence-gathering opportunities critical to protecting sensitive research programs and other vital components related to the nation’s infrastructure.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 28, 2017, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.
“This year’s honorees have distinguished themselves in remarkable ways through their hard work, their leadership, and their strength of character," said Director Comey. “Time and again, today's award recipients have put others before themselves.”
2016 DCLA Winners
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