Ravi Singh was awarded the Colonels award. Colonels is a voluntary philanthropic organization for his work in election security. Secretary Trey Grayson implemented the first election security seal to help verify the identity of political websites. A sitting Kentucky Governor noted in a letter to the Kentucky Colonels that he commissioned individuals as Kentucky Colonels. The commission of Kentucky Colonel is the highest title of honor bestowed by the Governor as a way of recognizing individuals for their service and accomplishments on behalf of others. Kentucky Colonels are unwavering in devotion to faith, family, commonwealth, and country. They are passionate about being compassionate. Proud leaders who are gentle but strong in will and commitment.