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Congratulations to Explorer of the Year Shuto Tsutsui and Post Advisor of the Year Kevin Tillman

Bronx, NY, UNITED STATES

04.20.2022

Homeland Security Investigations Explorer Post 601

HSI Explorer Post 601 attended the Annual Law Enforcement Exploring Recognition & Awards Dinner on April 20th, hosted by the New York City Police Department and the Greater New York Councils Exploring Program. Explorer Acting Sergeant Shuto Tsutsui was awarded the Explorer of the Year, and Deputy Post Advisor in Charge (DPAC) Kevin Tillman was awarded the Post Advisor of the Year.

Tsutsui joined the Post in November 2019 and serves as an Explorer Acting Sergeant for his squad, a website developer, and a competition team member. He received the award in recognition of his demonstrating leadership qualities and commitment to the Post and community through his outstanding service.

DPAC Kevin Tillman was one of the first assistant advisors leading the Post since its first meeting in October 2016. He served in the United States Army and is an analyst for HSI New York. His dedication and experience in the military and HSI continue to inspire many Explorers. He was awarded the Post Advisor of the Year for many years of commitment, leadership, and professionalism to the Post and the Law Enforcement Exploring Program.

Tsutsui thanks his fellow Explorers, the Post Advisors, and everyone involved with the Post for supporting his professional, character, and leadership development.