Employee-of-the-Year nominees announced

5/7/2008 | By: Joanne Tully  |

The Staff Employees’ Council is proud to acknowledge and honor the following employees who have been nominated for the prestigious 2008 Classified Employee of the Year Award. The name of the honoree and the runner-up will be announced at the Honor the Best awards ceremony and reception on Wednesday, May 14. The ceremony will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Joe Crowley Student Union Ballroom.


  • Consuelo Archambeau, Women’ Studies
  • Martha Barajas, Cooperative Extension
  • Julia Bledsoe, Music and Dance
  • Terri Dillon, Fire Science Academy
  • Kendee Franklin, Intensive English Language Center
  • Patricia Gay, Facilities Services
  • Jodie Helman, Core Humanities
  • Kathy Imasaki, Scholarships
  • Jennifer Johnson, History
  • Gualberto Lliaguno, Teaching and Learning Technology
  • Pat McDonnell, University Communications
  • Kathy O’Keefe, Philosophy
  • Fred Reid, Art
  • Bret Ruff, Facilities Operation and Maintenance
  • Chris Rust, College of Education
  • Katy Schleef, Excellence in Teaching Program
  • Jackie Supencheck, Nevada Small Business Development Center
  • Jennifer Thornton, Child and Family Research Center
  • Melissa Vieira, College of Liberal Arts Dean’s Office
  • Laurence Woods, COBA Dean’s Office


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