Above and Beyond Award (from the August 2016 SCDEW newsletter): “Kudos to Lorraine Faulds, workforce intelligence coordinator, for being recognized by Lawrence Parks, workforce consultant of SC Works Greenville. Lawrence notes that he has “observed her commitment, dedication to being a team player and her ability to assist colleagues with issues regarding Labor Market Information (LMI) issues.”

Governor’s Employee Appreciation Award, December 2014, SC Governor Nikki Haley, Chosen by Department of Employment and Workforce

LinkedIn Recommendation (May 6, 2014) from Fred Edora, MBA, SC Department of Education: “Lorraine is always a great person to work with, especially when I have had to work with her to complete training. Her training sessions are always informative, engaging, and easy to understand. She also has no problem helping you with whatever you need!”

Kay H. Barlow, MEd, GCDF, Parent and Community Education Director, Midlands Education and Business Alliance: “I wanted to thank you for your resources. You are always so kind to share. My parents just love getting the information. Thank you so much for truly being a partner in the education of the students of the Midlands.”

Clay Cohen, Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) Specialist, Chesnee High School: “I wanted you to know that I am thankful for your help with the JAG Leadership Conference last week. We were able to cover a lot of material, thanks to your willingness to help in any way possible. I look forward to working with you and making this year the most successful year so far.” 

Message from SCDEW Executive Director about Television Appearance: "Great job, team!  Appreciate everything you are doing for the agency!"

Presentation Commendation from Newberry College: "Lorraine’s PowerPoint presentation was professionally drafted and delivered. The data and graphics addressed the issues we were considering. The graphics were clearly presented, well-ordered, and understandable. The presentation met the varied needs of those attending the presentation." 

Blythewood Academy: "Thank you for your continued support for our students. You have always been willing to come out no matter what we have requested."

Richland School District 1: "The valuable information you gave the 49 middle and high school guidance counselors will help our students make better career choices."

Richland School District 2: "Thank you for speaking to our students about the job market last week. You were armed with good information and I hope it caused them to think and plan for their future."

Orangeburg School District 4: "Sometimes it is hard to see the forest for the trees. The information you presented certainly cleared a pathway for [our teachers] to see more clearly."

Pee Dee Regional Council of Government: "Just wanted to tell you that the LMI training you provided...was EXCELLENT!"