Employee Recognition

Thank You! You Made My Day!

Did a co-worker recently go above and beyond to make your day? Maybe they offered a helping hand? A smile? Or a cup of coffee? Let them know by filling out this form!

September 2017 Thank Yous

Becky Emerson-I know it’s not easy and at times incredibly frustrating, but I greatly appreciate you and all the hard work you are putting into helping cover some of my job duties when I go on leave!”-Jessica Coon

Caroline Frazee– because of your awesome hospitality yesterday at our September Collaborative Council. Thank you so much for hosting us!” -Rachel Cornelius

Lindsay Harn-Thank you so much for helping me get on the loaner laptop. I was so relieved to get your message so late. Thanks for your help!!!”-Rachel Cornelius

August 2017 Thank Yous

Lindsay Harn-For your wonderful hospitality during the Fall 2017 Faculty Retreat yesterday. You were so helpful in getting us set up and cleaned up afterwards. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Rachel Cornelius-Rachel went over and above the call to duty by assisting with the faculty retreat today (8/30). In fact, the faculty retreat is not a part of her duty but she volunteered to give an entire day of her time to ensure that everything went without a hitch. She arranged for the catering of the event, made sure faculty dietary needs were met, and set up powerpoint presentations and provided technological support. If that wasn’t enough, she stayed and cleaned up at the end of the retreat. I’m very appreciative to Rachel–she’s amazing! Thanks so much Rachel for making my day and all the faculty at the retreat day!!” -Dorothy Garrison-Wade

Jessica Coon-You are always so so helpful and pleasant, even in the midst of great stress. Thank you for being you and thank you for being a professional.”-Manuel Espinoza

Caron Westland-Thanks so much for suggesting that appreciative students let me know how much I have helped them. It felt great to read their well wishes and heartfelt thanks. You have my heartfelt thanks for your recognition of the work that I do. It is faculty like you and my students that keep my going in this job :-)” -Geneva Sarcedo

Rosalinda Martinez-Thank you for helping me with the Facilities order in Academic Services! I appreciate it!”-Rachel Cornelius

Staff Council-Thank you so much for all that you do for SEHD and for me. I really appreciate the Ice Cream bar and the “thank you” that you gave me at the Staff & Faculty retreat on 8/16. Words can’t express my gratitude to all of you. You’re such an important part of SEHD and I hope each of you know it. Thank you so much!!” -Dorothy Garrison-Wade

Dorothy Garrison-Wade-you are so considerate! Thank you for noticing and recognizing staff members in the SEHD! I also greatly appreciate you letting a few of us out of the retreat early yesterday. 🙂 You are so appreciated! ” -Jessica Coon

Patricia Ball-you are always there for me, even if it’s just for something random like when I’m in need of salad dressing. :)” -Jessica Coon

Rachel Cornelius-Rachel has been so helpful with ordering food and running to the grocery store! I wish we could bottle your energy, or at least clone you! Thank you for ALWAYS volunteering and stepping up when needed. I know I can always count on you and that, my friend, is a gift! Love you!” -Sandy Mondragon

Kelly Ragland-For finding us double AA batteries! You are our hero!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Kelly Mason-Thank you for your help this morning with our event in the Terrace Room! We so appreciate you!!!”-Rachel Cornelius

Tony Romero-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” – The SAC

Sandy Snyder-Mondragon-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” – The SAC

Hiromi Agena-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” – The SAC

Sandy Snyder-Mondragon-Thank you for submitting the list update request for me! You just made my job so much easier!!! THANK YOU!” -Rachel Cornelius

July 2017 Thank Yous

Barbara Seidl- you received a couple of timesheets incorrectly routed to you this summer and you did the right thing by denying them! As a result, the people submitting the timesheets were quickly made aware of their error and could then submit the correct one. This seemingly simple action saved us valuable time in HR and you helped make that happen. Thanks so much!!” -Jessica Coon

Jeff Proctor – you are a wonderful manager! Thank you for creating a proxy in advance of your leave and looping me in on the communication so that I would be aware of who is managing timesheets in your absence. This is incredibly conscientious and makes my HR heart so happy!!” -Jessica Coon

“Julie Walden – Thank you for helping me troubleshoot today and always being so supportive!!!! You are the best!!! :0)” – Kelly Ragland

Tim Halliday- You are always so helpful and kind when I make mistakes. Thank you for helping troubleshoot and correct the error I made!” -Kelly Ragland

Sandy Mondragon-Thank you for being so kind and understanding when we talked about the error I made with your account. Your reaction eased a stressful situation and turned it into a fixable problem. I really appreciated it!!!” -Kelly Ragland

June 2017 Thank Yous

Ritu Chopra- You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 7th floor!” -The SAC

Jessica Coon- You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” -The SAC

Kelly Ragland– For turning on my computer after the power went out this week! I so appreciate it!” -Rachel Cornelius

Rosalinda Martinez-Thank you for your excellent presentation today at the Advisor Luncheon! You represented the HDFR program and the other SEHD programs so well! You are incredibly knowledgeable about your programs and I am sure your students appreciate your guidance. I also know that ASAC will be sending students our way. Thank you for all you do to support our students! You are a wonderful colleague and bring so much knowledge and leadership to Academic Services. THANK YOU!!” -Sandy Mondragon

Patrick Fink-you hit it out of the ballpark today! Your presentation at the Advisor Luncheon was outstanding. You represented the SEHD so well and I’m sure we’ll see students coming our way because of this effort. Keep up the great work and keep bringing your experience and leadership to Academic Services. THANK YOU!” – Sandy Mondragon

“Julie Walden-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 6th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

Barbara Seidl-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 7th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

Sandy Mondragon-Monday’s can be a drag, right? Well, my Monday was brightened really fast when my supervisor, Sandra Mondragon showed up to work on Monday morning with rainbow decorations for our office, complete with candy to hand out to anyone who might enjoy. I asked her, ‘whats with the stuff?’ and her reply was simply, “Well, it’s Pride Week, and I wanted you to know we love you.” It was such a simple gesture but one I will never forget. I am so honored to work for an organization, in a city, and part of a community who celebrates my authentic self.” -Patrick Fink

“Shannon Hagerman-you are so thoughtful and sweet! Thank you for the cute book; it will be a wonderful addition to my son’s book library!” -Jessica Coon

May 2017 Thank Yous

Jessica Coon-Thanks so much for helping me get my timesheet through on time! You really saved me and I really appreciate it!” -Izzy Lopez

Jessica Coon-Thank you so much for helping Izzy get her timecard in late! And for helping me get her hired this summer! You are so helpful!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Shakira Anderson-For all of your help this week building these last-minute sections of internship and field experience. You are so awesome to work with! We can always count on you!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Luis Poza-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 7th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

“Dorothy Garrison-Wade-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 6th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

Timothy Halliday-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

April 2017 Thank Yous

Shelley Brown-you are always so helpful and knowledgeable! I appreciate your willingness to help our department with our leave clean-up projects. It is so very appreciated!” -Jessica Coon

Amy Boele-We heard you got Lindsay flowers for joining the Diversity Committee and we think that is just awesome! You made all our day!” -Staff Advisory Council

Yuva Sethuraman-Thank you for all of the work you do for the SEHD! Thanks so much for helping the faculty member move all of the kits today! ” -Bridget Sabo

Lily Cross-Thank you for all of the work you do for the SEHD! Thanks so much for helping the faculty member move all of the kits today!” -Bridget Sabo

Tony Romero-You are so patient and helpful with CLDE students and faculty during the Culminating Experience melt downs! Olivia’s CE is finally submitted. She could have never succeeded at this task without your assistance.” -Liz Mahon

JaNet Hurt-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

Geneva Sarcedo-For your willingness to meet with a prospective counseling student even though you were busy =)” -Chris Ricciardi

Tony Romero-Thank you for planning and organizing the DiSC event for the SEHD staff!” -Bridget Sabo

March 2017 Thank Yous

Matt Mitchell-for patiently teaching me how to use Formstack and making my job easier!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Bridget Sabo-For letting me borrow your key so many times =) I always appreciate your willingness to listen and help out =)” -Chris Ricciardi

Shakira Anderson-For letting me borrow your key for so many weeks! Thank you so much =)” -Chris Ricciardi

Shakira Anderson-For letting me bombard you with questions, and helping me understand the scope of CLAS students. I appreciate your knowledge, time and patience. We are lucky to have you here in the SEHD!” -Chris Ricciardi

Larissa Kelly-you are so sweet and thoughtful. Thank you for the Friday treat of a cupcake! I look forward to continuing to be your HR person through your doctoral program :)” -Jessica Coon

April Barr-For helping us through the headache of what will now be known as the African American Male Empowerment Summit Room Scheduling Drama of 2017. Sorry it happened in the first place! Lessons learned all around! :)” -Rachel Cornelius

Brandi Wheeler-Thank you for picking up extra hours to help cover the front desk in the SEHD on Friday! We appreciate your help and the great work that you do!” -Bridget Sabo

Marlinda Hines-because of you I am showing off some school spirit today! Thank you! :)” -Jessica Coon

February 2017 Thank Yous

CLDE Search Committee–because of the beautiful flowers that brightened my day! Your group is always a pleasure to work with, I’m glad your search was a success!” -Jessica Coon

Jessica Coon-Thank you for handling all of the logistics for planning the upcoming SEHD staff meeting and for all of your work with the SAC!” -Bridget Sabo

Tony Romero-Thank you for your contributions to the candy gram fundraiser sale. It was very thoughtful of you! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Jessica Coon-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Nancy Commins-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Marlinda Hines-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Rosalinda Martinez-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Patrick Fink-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Lindsay Austin-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Bridget Sabo-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Rebecca Schell-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Geneva Sarcedo-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Shakira Anderson-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Meredith Lopez-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Shelley Gomez-Thank you for thinking of your colleagues and getting them candy grams! It is great that you are recognizing their hard work and helping us fund raise! Stay tuned for special treats from the Staff Advisory Council!” -Staff Advisory Council

Barbara Seidl-You single-handedly ordered almost half of the Valentine’s Day candy grams we sold! Thank you for celebrating your colleagues and thank you for helping us fund raise!”-Staff Advisory Council

Shelley Gomez-you are so thoughtful and coordinated acquiring a water bottle for me so I wouldn’t be thirsty at meetings! You are the best!” -Jessica Coon

Marlinda Hines-you provided a thirsty colleague with a snazzy SEHD water bottle. Thank you!!”-Jessica Coon

January 2017 Thank Yous

“Kelly Ragland-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 6th floor!” -Staff Advisory Council

Benjamin Riepe-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 6th floor!”-Staff Advisory Council

Chris Ricciardi-you took the time to help me understand the undergraduate course plans, even though advising is not your job anymore. Thank you so much for helping me with STR!”-Shelley Gomez

December 2016 Thank Yous

“Matt Mitchell-You complete the endless number of web updates I constantly send for Curriculum & Instruction programs so efficiently and close out the ticket with a friendly note! Thank you, over and over again.”-Shelley Gomez

“Eric Blommel-Thank you for being the BEST LAUGH of the party – opening up BOTH the Santa Platter and the Gnome. How lucky are you!?!?!?

Also, wanted to thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering today. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Kat Serrano-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering today. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Luis Poza-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering today. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” -Staff Advisory Council

Shakira Anderson-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering today. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Marlinda Hines-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering today. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Carlos Hipolito-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Matt Mitchell-Thank you so much for your help with the SEHD Winter Gathering. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” -Staff Advisory Council

Lisa Forbes-Thank you so much for your help with your help tearing down the SEHD Winter Gathering. Your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Izzy Lopez Caceres-Thank you so much for your help with the set up and the tear down of the SEHD Winter Gathering. It was because of your help that the room was so beautiful and the party was such a success! And your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Miguel Jara-Garcia-Thank you so much for your help with the set up and the tear down of the SEHD Winter Gathering. It was because of your help that the room was so beautiful and the party was such a success! And your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!”-Staff Advisory Council

Connor Wolterstorff-Instead of just reviewing the New Student Orientation powerpoint, you took the initiative to make some great improvements. Thank you for putting time in effort into this project. We appreciate your work!” -Shelley Gomez, Rebecca Schell, Geneva Sarcedo, Meredith Lopez

November 2016 Thank Yous

Theo Zion-not only did you come into the office on the day after Thanksgiving when I’m sure it was very tempting to stay home, but you took the time to help me setup my standing desk! You certainly made my day–thank you!!” -Jessica Coon

Heather Johnson-You knew and shared with a student that they cannot use credits toward two different degrees. Thanks for taking the time to understand University policy!” -Shelley Gomez

Maddie Gallegos-Thank you for helping me figure out how to group imagines in Publisher!! Thanks for taking the ALPS screenshots for me too!” -Rebecca Schell

“Kobi Nelson-For helping our students pass the Praxis exam! I appreciate your immediate assistance to support them! You rock!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

October 2016 Thank Yous

Eric Blommel- You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” -The SAC

Chris Ricciardi– You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 7th floor!” -The SAC

Brayden Park– Thank you for your help distributing the Halloween Candy Grams! I really appreciate it!”- Rachel Cornelius

Giovanni Cantor- Thank you for your help distributing the Halloween Candy Grams!!! I really appreciate it!” -Rachel Cornelius

Kat Serrano– Thank you for all your help making the Halloween Candy Grams! Don’t know how we could have done it without you!” -Rachel Cornelius

Izzy Lopez Caceres– For your amazing work and tremendous help with the Halloween Candy Gram sales AND all of your help with the Halloween CHOMP yesterday! You are a terrific help when it comes to events and it really impresses me! Thank you so much!” -Rachel Cornelius

Rich Argys- Thank you for the Halloween Candy Gram! That was very SWEET of you!” -Marlinda Hines

Paula Gallegos- Thank you for the Halloween candy gram! It solved my sweet tooth!” -Marlinda Hines

Meredith Lopez- This is your award for “oldest teaching license verified” (for verifying the license from 1974!) You are amazing!” -Rebecca Schell

Jessica Coon- You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 11th floor!” -The SAC

Shelley Gomez– You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 7th floor!” -The SAC

Robin Levy-You have gone above and beyond by volunteering to clean up after other people’s messes! Thank you for being our kitchen cleaning hero last month on the 6th floor!” -The SAC

September 2016 Thank Yous

Farah Ibrahim– Thank you for being so kind and understanding while I was helping with the Counseling program this summer.” -Rebecca Schell

JaNet Hurt– it’s Friday and I’m sipping on a Keurig Pumpkin Spice blend–thanks for sharing this with me!” -Jessica Coon

Rebecca Schell– Thank you for taking the time to explain the details of SEHD processes and procedures for myself and other new employees. I really appreciate your feedback and help!” -Bridget Sabo

Julie O’Brian-Thank you for your concern for me during my rough time this summer and your continued check-ins. I appreciate the support and your thoughtfulness as a colleague and friend!” -Meredith Lopez

Lindsay Austin-Thank you for helping us clean up after our Ice Cream Social in September. You are so kind!!!” -The SAC

Shelley Gomez- you are so incredibly kind and thoughtful. Thank you for the chocolate, it will be put to good use! One happier HR professional was created this day.” -Jessica Coon

“Theo Zion-you said YES and took pity on our pitiful HR processes and procedures and helped show us there could be a better way!” -Jessica Coon

Bridget Sabo– Of all the work you done to help, train, and mentor our Student Assistants. You’re a rock star!!” -Shakira Anderson

Shakira Anderson- For helping me get the right instructors on Canvas! You rock!!!” – Rachel Cornelius

Rebecca Schell-You always take time to answer ALL of my questions! You are awesome and full of knowledge :)” – Shakira Anderson

Jessica Coon- You always enter all of the necessary information into ePARs and follow up. You are always patient and positive. You are appreciated.” -Ariel Berryman

Tricia Ball- Last week you brought me a little bit of fall in a cup with a pumpkin spice latte and completely made my day! You are so thoughtful!” – Jessica Coon

Shakira Anderson- you always have got my back during these heavy seasons of hiring and are so patient with me as I struggle to get everyone processed! You are a star!” -Jessica Coon

Eric “The Excellent” Blommel- You are making my whole HR world easier one project at a time. I really appreciate the work you are doing for us.” -Jessica Coon

Chris Ricciardi- Most productive first day ever!!!!! Chris, I always appreciate your positive attitude and dedication to your work. I am so happy you have joined our SEHD Team!” -Rebecca Schell

Bill Adona- you helped take care of my time-sensitive ticket requests while Matt was away. Thank you!!” – Jessica Coon

August 2016 Thank Yous

Melissa Burrows– You are instrumental in helping me find a room, even if that means scheduling and cancelling and scheduling again for the right date. X’s 2. You’re so patient, awesome and understanding!!!” – Rachel Cornelius

Jessica Coon-You were so helpful in getting Daisy hired so quickly and efficiently. Thank you so much for all your hard work!” -Rachel Cornelius

Danny Lu– Thank you for helping get the new computer set up in the office! It was so nice of you!” -Rachel Cornelius

Izzy Lopez Caceres– For all your help with the Curious Teacher event! You’re doing great!” -Rachel Cornelius

Becky Emerson– For coming down and saying GOOD BYE to everyone on your last day. We will miss you! Thank you for being our Office Mom!” -Rachel Cornelius

June 2016 Thank Yous

Marlinda Hines- Thank you for putting thought into the new SEHD t-shirts! Because you considered the kind of shirt you would like to wear, the new shirts are comfortable and look good! Thank you for making us look good, literally!” – Shelley Gomez

May 2016 Thank Yous

Greg White- Hope your middle name is Walter, then I can call you Heisenberg.-Jesse Pinkman

April 2016 Thank Yous

“Marlinda Hines- Thank you for helping me with the Happy Hour flyer! My version was dumb, but yours is great 🙂 You got mad skills!” -Shelley Gomez

“Tricia Ball- For your contributions to the meaningful conversation we had in our small group yesterday at the retreat. It was nice learning more about you and getting to know you on a personal level. Thank you for sharing!” – Rachel Cornelius

Alissa Rausch- For your contributions to the meaningful conversation we had in our small group yesterday at the retreat. It was nice learning more about you and getting to know you. Thank you for sharing!” – Rachel Cornelius

Barbara Seidl– For your contributions to the meaningful conversation we had in our small group yesterday at the retreat. It was nice learning more about you and getting to know you more on a personal level. Thank you for sharing!” – Rachel Cornelius

Matt Mitchell- For your contributions to the meaningful conversation we had in our small group yesterday at the retreat. It was nice learning more about you and getting to know you on a personal level. Thank you for sharing!” – Rachel Cornelius

Aswad Allen- For your contributions to the meaningful conversation we had in our small group yesterday at the retreat. It was nice learning more about you and getting to know you on a personal level. Thank you for sharing!” – Rachel Cornelius

March 2016 Thank Yous

Jessica Coon- You cared about my research and helped me when you didn’t have to You are MY rock star.” -Patti Shank

Rachel Cornelius- You KNOW EVERYTHING plus how to find everything immediately! Thank you! Thank you!” – Lee Daily

Tim Halliday- Thank you for your quick payment for the Mesa County invoice! I really appreciate it!” -Rachel Cornelius

February 2016 Thank Yous

Ruben Anguiano-Thank you for your contributions to our Candy Gram sale! We appreciate it!” -Staff Advisory Council

Ayita Ruiz-Primo-Thank you for your purchase/donations to the Valentine’s Day Candy Gram Sale. You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” -Staff Advisory Council

“Barbara Seidl-Thank you for your donations/purchase to our Valentine’s Day Candy Gram Sale! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” – Staff Advisory Council

December 2015 Thank Yous

Franci Crepeau-Hobson-Thank you so much for your help with the set up and the tear down of the SEHD Winter Gathering. It was because of your help that the room was so beautiful and the party was such a success! And your help cleaning up after the party made our work so much easier. The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” -Staff Advisory Council

Ed Cannon-Thank you so much for your help setting up for the SEHD Winter Gathering. It was because of your help that the room was so beautiful and the party was such a success! The Staff Advisory Council has heard nothing but praise about the party, and for that, we THANK YOU! You are what makes SEHD so awesome!” -Staff Advisory Council

November 2015 Thank Yous

Rachel Cornelius-you never cease to amaze me with your incredible level of initiative as you continually design and implement new systems for our office to coordinate the many different UG pathways we work with. I am so grateful for your leadership and contributions in the Office of Partnerships!” -Cindy Gutierrez

Kelly Ragland-Because of your donation, we raised enough money to buy the 6th floor a Keurig! Check it out on Monday! I was also able to buy a few starter pods for the floor, both coffee and tea! Thanks again for your donation!!!”-Rachel Cornelius

Ben Riepe-Because of your donation, we raised enough money to buy the 6th floor a Keurig! Please come check it out on Monday! I was also able to buy a few starter pods for the floor, both coffee and tea! Thanks again for your donation!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Julie Walden-Because of your donation, we raised enough money to buy a Keurig for the 6th Floor!!! Please stop by the kitchen on Monday to check it out! I was also able to get a few starter pods for the floor, tea & coffee! Enjoy! And THANK YOU AGAIN FOR YOUR DONATION!!!” – Rachel Cornelius

October 2015 Thank Yous

Paula Gallegos-You voluntarily pitched in and helped clean the kitchen on the 7th floor. You’re the best!! ” -Jessica Coon

June 2015 Thank Yous

Tim Halliday-YOU are the BEST!!!!! Thank you for being so awesome with all the crazy stuff I threw your way this fiscal year!!! Happy end of fiscal year to you!!! ;-)”-Scarlett Ponton

Sandy Snyder-Mondragon-Thank you for putting up with my questions, setting the confusion straight, and for taking care of all the paperwork!” -Michelle Nimer

“Bonnie Utley-I just wanted to thank you for your follow up with the students you met at orientation last week (when you filled in for SPED at the last minute). You set the tone for their experience with the SPED program, as student-focused, friendly, and helpful; it’s the example we all need to follow in working with students. Thanks for being great!” -Shelley Gomez

Jessica Coon-Thank you Jessica for being so patient and kind! You have always walked me through the red tape and sometimes done it for me, I really appreciate your help and timely responses. Have a fabulous summer!” -Madhavi Tandon

May 2015 Thank Yous

Lindsay Harn–Thank you for getting our budget in shape and putting up with our wishy-washy dollar sense! And thank you for your wonderful friendship!!” -Michelle Nimer

SAC–for all your hard work on the Summer BBQ!” -Lindsay Harn

Lindsay Harn–for all the work you put into the SAC budget! We so appreciate it!” -Rachel Cornelius

Cindy Gutierrez–For the never-ending support you provide everyone. Your dedication to your work is contagious. Thank you for being such an inspiration to me and for being such a wonderful supervisor!” -Rachel Cornelius

Julie Walden–you got me Starbucks on a day when I REALLY needed it 🙂 Thank you!!!” -Melissa Burrows

Gretchen Kelm–because you got us back online and working from FAR- FAR- AWAY. THANK YOU!!” -Michelle Nimer and Julie Walden

Marlinda Hines–for your amazing friendship and all your help with the collections for Chicago!” -Shakira Anderson

Shelley Gomez–for keeping our team on track for fun outside the office. Way to stick to your resolution!” -Shakira Anderson

April 2015 Thank Yous

Marlinda Hines–for taking me to lunch after I came back, it really brightened my day!” -JaNet Hurt

Melissa Burrows–for all of your help and covering while I was out. I really appreciate it!!” -JaNet Hurt

Lindsay Austin–You took care of me, even though you were sick!!! GET BETTER!!!! THANK YOU!!!!” -Michelle Nimer

Julie Walden–You gave me a secret caffeine stash that I could use on days like today!” – Michelle Nimer

Lindsay Harn–You trust me enough that I can have the info I need to get my work done quickly! YOU ROCK!!!” -Michelle Nimer

Theo Zion–You were able to solve the printing issue on the 6th floor! THANK YOU!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Lindsay Harn–for your support yesterday at our Collaborative Council. Your attention and professionalism was fantastic! Darcy and I also appreciate you finding us a privacy room. THANK YOU!” -Rachel Cornelius

Jessica Coon – for supporting me through the approval process for our Project Coordinator position. Thank you, Jessica!” -Geneva Hallett

March 2015 Thank Yous

Julia Cummings–Thank you for helping me with thank you gifts for our speaker! She was pleased.” -Farah Ibrahim

Lindsay Austin–You are taking over all the UCTE Admissions! Please let me know if I may help you!!!!” -Rachel Cornelius

Marlinda Hines–You are an amazing colleague who is always going above and beyond to help everyone out! I truly appreciate how much you care about our team.” -Vanessa Navarro-Gomez

Dorothy Garrison-Wade–You serve as a role model, leader, and someone who we can turn to for junior tenure-lined faculty, women (specifically women of color), and faculty of color. Also, you always support my work around the entire campus and I appreciate you so much.” -Cheryl Matias

Theo Zion–For all your super duper work on the electronic forms for the curriculum committee.” -Shakira Anderson

Timothy Halliday–while I just complained that the microwave looked gross, you jumped right in and started cleaning it! I am no longer scared to microwave my food–thank you!!” -Jessica Coon

Rachel Cornelius–with the data you provided me I have been able to finish my parts of the Federal Title II report EARLY!!!! Thank you for responding so quickly and getting me what I needed.” -Michelle Nimer

Geneva Sarcedo–for getting me GPA data for the Title II Report. Because of your quick response I have been able to get the report done EARLY!!!!!!!! THANK YOU!!!!” -Michelle Nimer

Becky Emerson–for arranging lunch for us today, especially glad that we don’t have to brave the weather!” -Geneva Sarcedo

Theo Zion–for last minute video tutorial before class! Thank you so much for your help!” -Farah Ibrahim

JaNet Hurt–Thank you for helping me receive all of the signed ratings forms for Rebecca’s group. Response rate was phenomenal this year!” -Jessica Coon

Theo Zion–Thank you for helping build and support HR’s little corner on IMPACT. It is very appreciated.” -Jessica Coon

Rachel Cornelius-You helped me acquire FREE Qdoba burritos 🙂 Thanks!” -Melissa Burrows

Melissa Burrows–for your help while I was out sick. I appreciate you!!” -JaNet Hurt

February 2015 Thank Yous

Julia Cummings–thank you for the notebook for the guest speaker! Really appreciated your quick response!” -Farah Ibrahim

Jessica Coon–for always being such a big help–and updating my door (the note on it) for me.” – JaNet Hurt

Jessica Coon–for helping me with my timesheets and pay advice.” – Erin Linenberger