MAXIMUS Child Support Recognized for Operational Excellence at the Tennessee Administrators’ Annual Meeting

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MAXIMUS, a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced
today that its child support projects in Memphis, Cleveland and Oak
Ridge, Tennessee, were recently presented with several prestigious
awards at an Administrators’ Meeting hosted by the Tennessee Department
of Human Services.

The annual meeting brings together all judicial district managers as
well as state partners in a common forum to discuss performance against
federal metrics and the agency’s mission and objectives. The MAXIMUS
child support project in Memphis received the Mission Driven Award for
exemplifying the standards and mission set forth by the agency. The
project in Cleveland earned two awards for Operations Improvement and
Collections. The project in Oak Ridge received awards for Customer
Focus, Program Review, Collections and Cases with Orders.

MAXIMUS has a long and rewarding history of serving as a trusted partner
to child support agencies since 1992, including pioneering the first
public-private partnership in the United States in Tennessee. MAXIMUS
combines best practices, innovations and staff who are as knowledgeable
as they are compassionate with expertise across the full spectrum of
child support operations to deliver unparalleled service and outcomes
for participants. The Company’s diverse portfolio of services includes
business process outsourcing, transaction processing, employer services,
contact centers, outreach, training and early intervention programs.

“We are extremely proud of our child support teams in Tennessee,”
remarked Kathleen Kerr, President of MAXIMUS Human Services North
America. “Their commitment and passion for the work they do on behalf of
children and families is a key differentiator of MAXIMUS. To them, and
to all of us at MAXIMUS, it’s not just a job – it’s a mission. Thank you
and congratulations to our dedicated leadership and support staff in
Memphis, Cleveland and Oak Ridge.”


Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping
Government Serve the People
®, enabling citizens around
the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels
and across a variety of health and human services programs. MAXIMUS
delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions
that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of
productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of
government-sponsored programs. With more than 18,000 employees
worldwide, MAXIMUS is a proud partner to government agencies in the
United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom.
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Lisa Miles, 703-251-8637
Lyndon, 303-285-7135