David Cain, Vice President for Professional Affairs, Awards and Recognition Committee for the Association for Leadership in Higher Education (APPA) informed Soka University of America that they received the APPA award for Excellence. The Award for Excellence is APPA’s highest institutional honor, providing educational institutions the opportunity for national and international recognition for their outstanding achievements in facilities management. Facility Services Partners, Inc. (FSP) is the outsourced Facilities Department at Soka University. The award was provided to the University after examination of a rigorous application and visit by APPA.
Malcolm Thomas, Managing Partner for Facility Services Partners, said that the company was;
…honored to serve the University in its role as the University’s Facilities Department (40 employees) and its contribution to the University in receiving this award.
Please see the video of the awards ceremony including an overview of the Soka University Campus and Facilities Services Partners.