Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen recognized dozens of longtime employees and retirees in a Nov. 19 ceremony.
Steen personally thanked each employee for their dedication and provided each of them with a gift for their service to the University.
“Recognition day is the kind of tradition that makes Plymouth State University unique,” Steen said. “We are all here on the same mission – to prepare students to make a better world for the next generation. Recognition day is our chance to say thank you to our faculty and staff; it is an opportunity to express our gratitude to those of you who have created an environment that offers students an opportunity to excel and succeed. On behalf of everyone at Plymouth State University, thank you.”
Steen also announced that the President’s office will make a monetary donation to the student support foundation in lieu of a rose for each landmark year recipient, to honor the University’s commitment to service and to sustainability.
Employees with landmark 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service and retirees include:
Edward Huckins – 24 years of service in Facilities Maintenance
Susan Tucker -27 years of service in Art Department
Recognition Award Recipients
Metasebia Woldemariam and
Randy Jayne Zarnowski
C. Lynn Davis,
Richard Sparks and
Lisa Prince and
|PSU President Sara Jayne Steen, left, with 40 year employees Richard Fletcher, center,and Christine Wilkie|
Frank Olcott and
Ellen Shippee and
William Kietzman and
Richard Fletcher and
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