2013 Outstanding Staff Award Recipients Announced

Friday, March 22 2013

The 2013 Outstanding Staff Award recipients have been announced, come celebrate with your colleagues at the Staff Awards Reception on Monday, April 15, 2013 1-3 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom.

Awards are given to staff that have shown exemplary dedication and have gone above and beyond their normal job duties at the University of Idaho. Staff who qualify for the award are nominated by their peers and reviewed through an award process conducted by the Staff Affairs Staff Awards subcommittee. Additionally, those staff retiring from the university will receive a plaque and clock and longevity awards will be given for 5 year increments of service to current employees. A list of retirees and longevity recipients will be listed on the Staff Affairs website soon.

2013 Outstanding Staff Award Recipients

Gordon Gresch – Campus Recreation
Heather Gasser – Women’s Center
Joanna Taylor – Biological & Agricultural Engineering Dept.
Kevin Ketchie – President’s Office
Tyson Drew – University Support Services

Technical Professional
Patti Heath – Academic Affairs
Eric Schlueter – Boise Center for Higher Education
Tami Noble – National Institute for Advanced Transportation

Debbie Jensen – Geological Sciences
Diane Bancke – Engineering Outreach
Krista Bateman – University Housing
Phil Deaton – Eastern District Cooperative Extension

Skilled Craft
Ryan Gray – Facilities

Dawn Sundman – Facilities

Outstanding Team Award
Institute for Bioinformatics & Evolutionary Studies “IBEST” Team
Rose Poulin – IBEST
Lisha Abendroth – Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Program
Ann Norton – IBEST
Whitney Schroeder – IBEST
Rob Lyon – IBEST
Matt Settles – IBEST

McBride Prize
Diane Gregg – Office of Development

Educational Awards
Austin Hall
Randall Menter
Samantha Jagasia