Faculty and staff recognized for years of service to IU Southeast

4th October 2018

Service recognition awardees pose with Chancellor Ray Wallace.

By Steven Krolak

(NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Chancellor Dr. Ray Wallace and campus leaders acknowledged the contributions of full-time faculty and staff at this year’s service recognition ceremony.

In his opening remarks, Chancellor Wallace noted that the group of 47 employees ranging in age from 33 to 71 had devoted a total of more than 800 years of service to the university in administrative, teaching, maintenance, advising and other roles.

Chancellor Wallace, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Dr. Uric Dufrene, Director of Human Resources Ray Klein, Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Amanda Stonecipher and IU Regional Campus Chief Information Officer Beth van Gordon recognized individual milestones in their respective areas.

Presenters shared biographies of recipients, revealing career stories known mostly only to immediate colleagues, and thus helping to knit together the diverse strands of campus life into a more connected and congenial community.

Nine faculty and staff members have now been part of the IU Southeast family for 30 years, and five for 25 years. Three were recognized for 20 years of service.

The honorees for 2018 are as follows:

James Barry School of Arts & Letters 30 years
Monica Burnell-Wise University Police 30 years
Cathy Denton Career Development 30 years
James Kauffman School of Business 30 years
Ricky Moon Facility Operations 30 years
Robin Morgan ILTE 30 years
Sherry Pfeiffer Accounting 30 years
Wes Rose UITS 30 years
Mary Ann Wild School of Education 30 years
Doug Barney School of Business 25 years
Uric Dufrene Academic Affairs 25 years
Peter Galvin School of Natural Sciences 25 years
Elaine Haub School of Natural Sciences 25 years
David Rainbolt ILTE 25 years
Timothy Ambrose School of Arts & Letters 20 years
Kathleen Bailey School of Education 20 years
Randy Hunt School of Natural Sciences 20 years
Faye Camahalan School of Education 15 years
Doug Darnowski School of Natural Sciences 15 years
John Doyle School of Natural Sciences 15 years
Robin Fankhauser School of Education 15 years
Carolyn Granda School of Natural Sciences 15 years
Rebecca Nation Facility Operations 15 years
Dan Shane UITS 15 years
Leigh Viner School of Arts & Letters 15 years
Rob Vest Library 15 years
Omar Attum School of Natural Sciences 10 years
Terri Beard School of Education 10 years
Rick Bozynski Facility Operations 10 years
Mary Bradley School of Education 10 years
Danny Clements UITS 10 years
Seuth Chaleunphonh Student Life 10 years
Karen Danka Admissions 10 years
Michael Day Personal Counseling 10 years
Subhranil De School of Natural Sciences 10 years
Joe Glover Athletics 10 years
Donnie Green Conference & Catering 10 years
Brian Harper School of Arts & Letters 10 years
Jim Hesselman School of Arts & Letters 10 years
Doug Kerr Institutional Research 10 years
Anton Konychev School of Natural Sciences 10 years
Alysa Lambert School of Business 10 years
Todd Manson School of Social Sciences 10 years
Nick Ray UITS 10 years
Mary Sacasas Facility Operations 10 years
Matt Springer Disabilities 10 years
Victor Waingeh School of Natural Sciences 10 years

In closing, Chancellor Wallace honored the contribution of the award recipients to the broader success of IU Southeast.

The Service Recognition Reception is organized by the IU Southeast Office of Human Resources.

Homepage photo: Sherry Pfeiffer, senior accounting assistant in Accounting Services, receives an award honoring her 30 years of service to the university.