Doug Glaeser, director of Governmental & External Affairs, has been honored with the Maxwell Excellence Award by USA Swimming and Swimming World Magazine for his service to local swimming. Glaeser has been involved with competitive swimming, diving and water polo since the late 1960s, serving as an administrator, official and rules interpreter for the California Interscholastic Federation. He has also officiated for college, USA Swimming and United States Water Polo competitions. As an international water polo referee, Glaeser has officiated competitions in Holland, Australia and Guam. During the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, Glaeser served as the venue manager for the water polo competition.