You can tell I'm happy because of my totally relaxed and natural smile in the photo above. What a goober.
I've already written a bit about how much this honor means to me and don't want to belabor it. Just thought you might want to see the plaque. Since it's made of a luxurious rich dark wood that didn't photograph well when I held it, I scanned it and lightened it up a bit:
Which I will still take.