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Staff Excellence Award

Each year Kent State University at Stark recognizes outstanding staff members as nominated by their peers.

One award is given to an outstanding staff member, and one award is given to an outstanding administrator.


2019 Staff Excellence Award Nomination Procedures

The Staff Excellence Award Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Staff Excellence Award. Full and part-time employees are eligible to be nominated.

Deadline to submit nominations is Friday, March 15, 2019 at 5 p.m.

All Kent State Stark faculty and staff are eligible to nominate staff members who they feel meet the following criteria:

  • Gives 100% effort
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude
  • Shows a strong commitment to their job and to Kent State University
  • Continuously helps others
  • Is dependable, conscientious and caring
  • Exceeds job and workload demands
  • Works easily with people; collegial
  • Motivates others

Include examples of your experiences with the nominee and a detailed explanation on how he or she demonstrates the above criteria. Include at least two specific, concrete instances where the candidate has demonstrated excellence.

SUBMIT NOMINATION


Save the Date!

Staff Excellence Award Ceremony 
Friday, April 26, 2019 at 3 p.m.
114 Fine Arts


2019 Nominees

STAFF
To be announced.

ADMINISTRATORS
To be announced.

* denotes finalist


committee ContactS

Shaan Fowler
330-244-3253
sfowle13@kent.edu

Theresa Huber
330-244-3281
thuber2@kent.edu

2019 Staff Excellence Award Committee Members:

  • Theresa Huber
  • Shaan Fowler
  • Christine Schoolcraft
  • Haithem Zourrig
  • Lori McGee
  • Melissa Seeton
  • Jim Biehl
  • Mary Shank

While staff committee members can be nominated, they are not eligible to receive an award. 


PAST staff excellence AWARD RECIPIENTS

2018:
Staff: Theresa Huber
Administrator: Shaan Fowler

2017:
Staff: Stephanie Tarver
Administrator: Kristin Wray

2016:
Staff: Bobbi Groves
Administrator: Jared Weber

2015:
Staff: Bud Middleton
Administrator: Lisa Hart

2014:
Staff: Mary Birtalan
Administrator: Katie Baer

2013:
Staff: Jeff Leadbetter
Administrator: Gail Pukys

2012:
Staff: Sylvia Smith
Administrator: Connie Kramer

2011:
Staff: Stephanie Tarver
Administrator: Kristi Yerian

2010:
Staff: Terri Blasiman
Administrator: Julie Spotts

2009:
Staff: Lori Shankel
Administrator: Jason Piatt

2008:
Staff: Sharon Schreffler
Administrator: Willie Shoemaker