UT Professional Staff Association

Professional Staff Association Awards

 

THE FRANK E. HORTON OUTSTANDING PROFESSIONAL STAFF ASSOCIATION AWARD

The Frank E. Horton Outstanding Professional Staff Association Award will honor a member of the PSA who demonstrates exemplary support, advocacy, and service to professional staff at The University of Toledo, including but not limited to: service on UT committees representing professional staff, membership on the Professional Staff Council, and membership on PSA committees. Click award name for more information.


Outstanding Staff Award

The Outstanding Staff Award will honor and recognize a UT employee who has a significant impact on the university through outstanding dedication and accomplishments; contributing to and demonstrating a commitment to the university's core purpose and values; and exceptional leadership and loyalty to the university. Click award name for more information on criteria and nomination.

 

Diane Hymore Exemplar of Excellence Award

The Diane Hymore Exemplar of Excellence Award, inaugurated in 2013 in Diane’s honor, recognizes an employee whose work defines the core values of the University and represent the highest of aspirations in the consistently civil, compassionate, respectful, healthy, inclusive, and supportive commitment in servicing students, members of the UT community, and the ideals of UT.  Click on award name for more information on criteria and nomination.

 

Outstanding Adviser Award

The Outstanding Adviser Award  honors faculty and staff who exemplify excellence in academic advising.  Academic advising assists students in the development of meaningful educational plans that enrich their studies and promote the achievement of life goals. Click award name for more information on criteria and nomination.

Dr. Alice Skeens Outstanding Woman Award
University Women’s Commission

The Outstanding Woman Award recognizes exceptional contribution and achievement, involvement in the University community, positive attitudes towards responsibilities, active support of Women’s issues, and longevity (minimum of five years). Click on award title for more information on criteria and nomination. 

LANCELOT C.A. THOMPSON AWARD

The Lancelot C.A. Thompson Award recognizes an individual who exemplifies what it means to be student-focused in their duties and who excels in providing service to students at The University of Toledo. This award is in recognition of Dr. Thompson’s motto “Students First.”  Any full-time employee, faculty, and staff of UT are eligible. Click award name for more information on criteria and nomination.

competitive awards for faculty and staff
ut competitive awards initiative from cisp

Detailed list of faculty and staff eligible awards with descriptions, nomination information, deadlines, and website links. Click the title for the PDF.

 For a complete history of Professional Staff Awards, Click Here.

Staff Award Recipients

2017 AWARDS

OUTSTANDING STAFF AWARD

Sarah Farkas
Customer Service Liaison - Parking Services

Jon Pawlecki
Director of Student Services - College of Engineering Undergraduate Studies

DIANE HYMORE EXEMPLAR OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

Candace Busdieker
Executive Assistant to Christopher J. Cooper, M.D., Executive Vice President for Clinical Affairs and Dean of the College Of Medicine and Life Sciences

OUTSTANDING ADVISER AWARD

Rose Marie Ackerman
Associate Director of the Department of Student Services - College of Engineering

Lancelot C.A. Thompson AWARD

Xinren Yu
International Program Coordinator of the Confucius Institute

2016 awards

Outstanding Staff Award

Katherine Goans
Associate Director of the Department of Laboratory Animal Resources

Marissa Reid
Success Coach - You College

Diane Hymore exemplar of excellence award

Lisa Akeman
Assistant to the Chair of the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology

Outstanding Adviser award

Myrna Rudder
Associate Director of the Department of Student Services - College of Engineering

LANCELOT C.A. THOMPSON AWARD

Sammy Spann
Assistant Provost forInternational Studies and Programs, and Center for Experiential Learning and Career Services


2015 Awards

OUTSTANDING STAFF AWARD

Elissa Falcone
Graduation Services Specialist

Amanda Seabolt-Martin
Assistant Director,
HSC Student Affairs

OUTSTANDING ADVISER AWARD

Michelle Sullivan
Academic Advisor for Tri-Colleges

LANCELOT C.A. THOMPSON AWARD

David Young
Director, Office of Excellence, Toledo Excel Program

Last Updated: 5/15/17