December 2018, (Cleveland, OH) – On Wednesday, December 5th, Wichita Tribal Enterprises (WTE), LLC and ARES personnel on the FABSS II contract celebrated an end-of-year Holiday Gathering at the Hofbrauhaus House in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. Attendees enjoyed each other’s company, fine food and participated in “reindeer” games outside of the daily work environment. A Planning Team consisting of Katy Bowman, Christina Llanes, Naftali Midamba and Lauren Munch organized and hosted the event in making it a great time for all who attended.
September, 2018, (Cleveland, OH) – Wichita Tribal Enterprises, LLC (WTE) employee Monica Willbond received recognition for her exceptional performance, innovative improvements, and commitment to employee engagement in support of NASA’s budget formulation and execution. Monica is a Financial Analyst supporting the Financial Analysis and Business Services Support (FABSS) contract at NASA Glenn Research Center located in Cleveland, Ohio. Monica was selected to receive the Early Career Public Achievement Medal and was recognized at the 2018 NASA Agency Honor and Center Awards program held on September 24th, 2018 at NASA Glenn Research Center.
Monica is pictured in the middle next to David McBride, Director at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center and Dr. Janet Kavandi, Center Director at NASA’s Glenn Research Center.
July 2018, (Avon, OH) - Wichita Tribal Enterprises, LLC (WTE) was a Platinum Sponsor at the NASA Glenn Research Center Lewis Little Folks Golf Outing which was held at the Bob-O-Link Golf Course in Avon, Ohio on July 13th, 2018. The proceeds from the Golf Outing event go towards multicultural books/toys, classroom furniture, and playground maintenance at Lewis Little Folks daycare center located on site at NASA Glenn Research Center. The WTE Golf Team consisting participating in the event this year consisted of (pictured left to right) Jim Kubera, Bryce Basista, Mark Monaco and Connor Suba
March 2018, (Cleveland, OH) – Wichita Tribal Enterprises, LLC (WTE) employee Tammy Turner received recognition for her efforts in support of the Aerosciences Evaluation and Test Capability’s (AETC) transition to a New Funding Model that involved the management support of resources from four Mission Directorates used across three NASA Centers to sustain the AETC Portfolio of large wind tunnels. Tammy was selected as the 2017 Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate’s Associate Administrator Award winner. The awards ceremony was held at NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio.
Tammy is pictured in the middle next to Jaiwon Shin, Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate’s Associate Administrator and Janet Kavandi, Center Director.
February 2018, (Cleveland, OH) – WTE and ARES personnel on the FABSS II contract are continually involved in strengthening their skill sets in supporting the client at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Courses throughout the year are to fine tune the team’s technical and functional knowledge base. For example, some of the courses recently taken are financial, budget, processes/procedures and Microsoft tools (ie: Word / Excel). The picture displayed are FABSS II Team members participating in a SAP Course in handling activities such as working through a lifecycle of a Purchase Requisition and utilizing functions of a number of budget reports which they use in their day-to-day business activities in supporting the client.