Employee Of The Year: In Recognition Of Outstanding Service To The Campus Community


The following conditions apply to nominations for the 2023 Recognition Awards:

Eligibility: Any University employee or currently enrolled student is eligible to make two nominations for the annual awards: one from the ESP (support staff) group (includes clerical, maintenance, and public safety positions), and one from the A/P non-union group (administrative/professional). Nominations may be made from within your department or from other departments.

Service time required: Minimum of two years full-time or equivalent part-time service at LSSU in a regular position.

Exclusions: The president, vice presidents, and members of the selection committee are excluded from receiving these awards. The selection committee serves four-year terms and is replaced in rotation by the individuals receiving the awards. Awardees are excluded from nomination while committee members.

Committee members for 2023 are: Ronald Throener, Stacy Charles (2019-20 year’s winners), Anna Wilson, and Alicia Karr. Committee members may submit nominations.

Awards: An outstanding service award will be presented to one support staff employee and to one A/P employee at the Holiday Retirement & Service Awards Luncheon.

How to Nominate

Nominations: Please use this form to submit the name(s) of your nominee(s) with complete statements of your reasons for nomination for the criteria listed below. Your signature/electronic signature is required for verification of your status as employee or student and will be kept confidential. Additional statements may be made on page 3.

Deadline: Ballots will be accepted until Friday, December 1, 2023. If you have any questions about the program, please contact one of the committee members listed above.

Employee of the Year Nomination Form

2023 Honorees

Tim Spencer
Maintenance Mechanic II

Yvonne Brown
Administrative Professional
HR Generalist/Benefits

Previous Year’s Honorees

Year Support Staff Administrative/Professional
2018-2019 Laura (Bofinger) Moening Stacy Charles
2017-2018 Ronald Throener Carol Schmitigal
2016-2017 Derric Knight Roger Greil
2015-2016 Sheri Garee Karen Storey
2014-2015 Jerry Killips Jackie Kellerman
2013-2014 George Carlisle Arlene MacPherson
2012-2013 Kathy Marchand Luanne Webb
2011-2012 Christine Roll Nancy Neve
2010-2011 Laura (Bofinger) Moening Georgiana Cox
2009-2010 Jeff Harris Stella DePlonty
2008-2009 Judy Bawks Al Case
2007-2008 Colleen Barr Jerry Stephens
2006-2007 Deborah Pietrangelo Sharon Dorrity
2005-2006 Nora Izzard Mary St. Antoine
2004-2005 Kathy Danielkiewicz Heather Ferguson
2003-2004 Donna White Colleen Rye
2002-2003 Cheri Hoornstra Tom Pink
2001-2002 Laurie DeNeve-Ewing Holly Johnson
2000-2001 Theresa M. Weaver Kari Jastorff
1999-2000 Janine Murray Kahler Schuemann
1998-1999 Donald S. Jones Suzette M. Olson
1997-1998 Patricia A. Roe Roger Greil
1996-1997 Pauline H. Killips Cheri L. Castner
1995-1996 Judith V. Jones Karen L. Shackleton
1994-1995 Donna M. Payment Robbin S. Manor
1993-1994 Terri D. Peller Susan K. Camp
1992-1993 Jeanne E.Thompson Margaret E. Olson
1991-1992 Trinda A. Pontus Beverly E. White
1990-1991 Mary K. Person Conrad A. Schmitigal