Jim Seymour

  • Jim Seymour: Are you ready for Public Service Recognition Week?

    Public Service Recognition Week, which runs from May 6-12, is an annual celebration to honor the public servants who work in our federal, state, county and local governments.

  • Jim Seymour: 2016 a red-letter year for Sammies

    Each year the Partnership for Public Services honors the best in career civil service. The Service to America Medals, or Sammies, provide a way for agency leadership to recognize people who might be working in obscurity but are nevertheless having a big impact. You’ve still got a week to nominate someone. And, as Jim Seymour, director of programs and events at the Partnership tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin, 2016 is a red-letter year.

  • Celebrating public service

    Jenny Mattingley will host a roundtable discussion of the events during Public Service Recognition Week. April 26, 2013

  • Honoring Sammies Awards winners

    Jim Seymour of the Partnership for Public sevice, and several Service to America medal winners join host Debra Roth on today’s program. September 21, 2012

  • Meet the 2011 Service to America medal winners

    Jim Seymour of the Partnership for Public Sevice and several winners of this year’s Service to America medals, join host Debra Roth on today’s program. September 23, 2011

  • SAMMIES: Service to America medals

    Jim Seymour, director of Programs and Special Events for the Partnership for Public Service, joins host Derrick Dortch to talk about this year’s SAMMIES award winners. September 9, 2011

  • Spotlight on Public Service Recognition Week

    Kirke Harper with the Public Employees Roundtable, and Jim Seymour with the Partnership for Public Service, will talk about why the week is so important. April 8, 2011

  • How federal employees ‘do good’

    Host Bill Bransford examines two programs that take an in-depth look at the good work done by federal employees: the Service to America Medals and the Feds Helping Feds programs. October 22, 2010

  • And the SAMMIE award goes to…

    Awards night is finally here!

  • The Sammie Awards

    The Oscar Awards come up on Sunday, but for the government, it is nomination season. There are only a few more weeks to nominate feds for the Partnership for Public Service’s Service to America Medals,…