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2010 Director’s Community Leadership Awards

Indianapolis Robert K. Caudell
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Robert K. Caudell serves as the deputy director for the Americanism and Children & Youth Division at the American Legion National Headquarters, working as a liaison to the National Commission on Children & Youth and as executive secretary to the American Legion Child Welfare Foundation.

After serving as an educator for 17 years in Indiana, Mr. Caudell worked as the program coordinator for the American Legion’s education and scholarship program. He has also worked as the assistant director of the Americanism and Children & Youth Division.

Because of his extensive community involvement, Mr. Caudell was selected as a participant in the Indianapolis Division’s inaugural Citizens’ Academy program. As a graduate of the first class, Mr. Caudell has served the Citizens’ Academy Alumni Foundation for the past nine years. Most recently, he served on the executive board as the foundation’s treasurer.

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FBI Director Recognizes
Distinguished Community Leaders
DCLA 2010

In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters, Director Robert S. Mueller, III recognized the recipients of the 2010 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.

“Whatever the motivation—an unfilled need, a tragic occurrence, a desire to give back—these are people who make things happen and enlist others in their cause,” said Director Mueller. “They are activists who have earned their prestige through good works.”

Recipients of the 2010 Director’s Community Leadership Award include:

- Albany
- Albuquerque
- Anchorage
- Atlanta
- Baltimore
- Birmingham
- Boston
- Buffalo
- Charlotte
- Chicago
- Cincinnati
- Cleveland
- Columbia
- Dallas
- Denver
- Detroit
- El Paso
- Honolulu
- Houston
- Indianapolis
- Jackson
- Jacksonville
- Kansas City
- Knoxville
- Little Rock
- Los Angeles
- Louisville
- Memphis

- Milwaukee
- Minneapolis
- Mobile
New Haven
- New Orleans
- New York
- Newark
- Norfolk

- Oklahoma City
- Omaha
- Philadelphia
- Phoenix
- Pittsburgh
- Portland
- Richmond
- Sacramento
- Salt Lake City
- San Antonio
- San Diego
- San Francisco
- San Juan
- Seattle
- Springfield
- St. Louis
- Tampa
- Washington Field
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