Staff Spirit Award April

April 4, 2018
Dear Members of the University Staff:
The University Staff Senate Recognition and Excellence Committee has picked the winner of the STAFF SPIRIT AWARD for APRIL:
Susan Shimsky
Facilities Operations
 Q&A with Susan:

Q: How long have you worked at the University?

A: Seven years

Q: What is your title?

A: Custodian

Q: What do you like best about your job?

A: All of the great people I have met since I started working here.

Q: What do you like to do for fun?

A: Photography

Other “Spirited” nominees this month were:
Nominee Name
Nominee Department
Thomas Kern
IT Services
Lisa Cornell
Office of Registrar & Academic Services
Thomas Salitsky
University Advancement
Lynn Pelick
Office of Registrar & Academic Services
Cynthia Parry
Facilities Operations
Helen Wolf
Campus Ministries
Karen Marx
KSOM Advising Center
Ryan Sheehan
Jesuit Center
Mary  Sheils
CAS Advising Center
Tracy Muth
CAS Advising Center
George Aulisio
Weinberg Memorial Library
Mauri Walsh
Facilities Operations
Catherine Mascelli
Madonna Savage
External Affairs
Charles Mark Brown
Facilities Operations
Elizabeth Geeza
Conferences and Events
Kevin Stanford
KSOM Advising Center
Crystal Ondrick
Financial Aid Office
Maria Marinucci
Cross Cultural Center
Elizabeth Chalk
Math Department
Michele Langan
Biology Department
Laurie McCoy
Physics/EE & Chemistry Department
Susan will receive a certificate for $50 worth of complimentary food at our fabulous University food service outlets.   Each monthly winner is also invited to the Senate Recognition luncheon in May to receive a certificate of appreciation.  We congratulate our “winner” and all the other nominees for being recognized as “Spirited” employees.
We hope you will join the Staff Senate in recognizing and nominating employees in the future and share our excitement for giving individuals the opportunity to be acknowledged for their outstanding efforts on behalf of our campus community.

The nominations must be submitted by the 26th of the month for the next drawing to pick a winner. 
You can use the link below to obtain a nomination card. 
The card may be completed online and forwarded to Mary Ellen Pichiarello (   You may also print it out and send via mail to Mary Ellen in LSC, Room 580.  In addition, Spirit Nominating Cards will be available to Facilities Operations and University Police personnel through their supervisory chains of command. 
Thank you!
Staff Senate Recognition and Excellence Committee
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