12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award Dinner


Celebrating the

12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award Dinner

The 12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award Dinner is coming up this fall. This year’s dinner will take place on Monday, September 16th at the Doubletree Hotel Austin, which is located at 6505 IH-35 North, Austin, Texas 78752-4346.

We will be awarding an outstanding employee from one of our WorksWonders Program community rehabilitation programs (CRPs) with the Artie Lee Hinds Award. Artie Lee Hinds Award nominees are considered based on the following criteria:

  • Job Performance: the nominee’s ability to go above and beyond the call of duty in regard to the efficient and timely completion of the WorksWonders Program contract they work on
  • Employment Success: the nominee’s growth in their ability to complete their daily tasks, acquire and develop new skills within their position, and contribute to the work environment around them
  • Personal Success: the nominee’s ability to take the skills and knowledge they have acquired in their employment position and translate that into personal growth

About the nomination

On the right, please find this year’s Artie Lee Hinds Award nomination form. We highly encourage your CRP to nominate one outstanding employee who currently works on a WorksWonders contract to be considered for this year’s award. Nominees will not only be considered for the Artie Lee Hinds Award, but will also be recognized at the dinner and in the event’s program, and will receive a plaque and monetary token of our appreciation.


Taylor McBride
Phone: 512-451-8145




Nominations are due no later than Monday, June 24, 2019.

Be sure to effectively describe your nominee’s commitment to employment:

  • Overall work quality, attitude, reliability and enthusiasm
  • Examples of improvement in behavior, productivity and individual growth
  • Willingness to learn new skills and assume more responsibility
  • Relationships with team member and supervisors

All nomination submissions should include the following in order to be considered for this year’s award:

  • 12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award Nomination Form (online web form OR download and fill out)
  • Signed Media Release Form
  • Nominee photograph

There are 2 ways to nominate an employee for the 12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award:

1. Please fill out the online nomination form (green button below) and submit through our website
2. Download and fill out the nomination form (yellow button below) and email the completed form and photo of nominee to Taylor McBride at: [email protected]


Please continue to monitor this page for more information and updates regarding the 12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award Dinner and the 31st Annual Products and Services Expo.

As always, thank you for your continued participation and support of the WorksWonders Program. We look forward to seeing you and your nominee in September!

12th Annual Artie Lee Hinds Award


The deadline to nominate an employee for the 2019 Artie Lee Hinds has passed. For further assistance, please contact Taylor McBride, [email protected]