STUDENT AFFAIRS STAFF AWARDS: PREVIOUS WINNERS

  • 2020-2021: Carla Dennis, University Housing
  • 2019-2020: Beau Seagraves
  • 2018-2019: Sharon Bowden, University Health Center
  • 2017-2018: Kristy Walker, University Housing

  • 2020-2021: Karis Hill, Engagement, Leadership, and Service
  • 2019-2020: CAPS Multicultural Services Committe, University Health Center
    • Krista Garrett
    • Maggie Gibbs
    • Erin Higgenbotham
    • Deonna Kitwana
    • Lauren Pucci
    • Kevin Rowland
    • Fengkan Zhu
  • 2018-2019: Norma Nuñez, Multicultural Services & Programs
  • 2017-2018: LGBT Resource Center Liaison Program
    • Samantha Adair, Disability Resource Center
    • Rosa Arroyo, Undergraduate Admissions
    • Cat Ashe, Disability Resource Center
    • Shannon M. Bowles, University Health Center
    • Kali DeWald, Career Center
    • Kim Ellis, University Housing
    • Michael Husted, Ramsey Student Center
    • Katy Janousek, University Health Center
    • Heather LaBarbera, Student Athletics
    • Rachel Peoples, College of Veterinary Sciences
    • Veronica Pennington, College of Veterinary Sciences

  • 2020-2021: Becki Bury, University Housing
  • 2019-2020: Kaitlyn Shepard, Student Transitions
  • 2018-2019: Ben Cecil, International Student Life
  • 2017-2018: Trish Barefiled, Disability Resource Center

  • 2020-2021: Ricardo “Ricky” Belizaire, LGBT Resource Center
  • 2019-2020: Montse Molas, Recreational Sports
  • 2018-2019: Ansley Long, Student Care and Outreach
  • 2017-2018: Julia Buwick, Student Care and Outreach
  • 2016-2017: Elizabeth “Liz” Delaney, Tate Student Center
  • 2015-2016: Betsy Collins, University Housing​

  • 2020-2021: The University Health Center Staff
  • 2019-2020: UHC Behavioral Health Integration Team, University Health Center
    • Heather Buffington
    • Hannah Craswell
    • Michael Creech
    • Jennifer Hester
    • Alicia Talbird
    • Ash Thompson
    • Finbar Woitalla
  • 2018-2019: University Housing Assignments Office
      • Kim Felker
      • Jessica Keever
      • Yaminah Moses
      • Suszanne Reichner
      • Jonathan Suits
      • Ernesta White

  • 2020-2021: Ben Cecil, International Student Life
  • 2019-2020, Stevie Stigler, University Health Center
  • 2018-2019: Taylor Cain, Tate Student Center – Center for Student Activities & Involvement
  • 2017-2018: Fred Reifsteck, University Health Center

  • 2020-2021: Matt Weido, University Housing
  • 2019-2020, Jessica Keever, University Housing
  • 2018-2019: Liana Natochy, University Health Center
  • 2017-2018: Danni Keane, Tate Student Center
  • 2016-2017: Travis Brown, Tate Student Center
  • 2015-2016: Kristin Short, Tate Student Center

  • 2020-2021: Carolyn Arnold, Disability Resource Center
  • 2019-2020: Carrie Smith, Student Care & Outreach
  • 2018-2019: Lance Haynie, Recreational Sports
  • 2017-2018: Carla Dennis, University Housing

  • 2020-2021: Rhonda Bolton, University Health Center 
  • 2019-2020: Linden Mathis, International Student Life
  • 2018-2019: Lee Fowler, LGTB Resource Center, Academic Partnerships & Initiatives, Tate Student Center
  • 2017-2018: Tammie Martin, Disability Resource Center

  • 2020-2021: Dr. Garth Russo: University Health Center
  • 2019-2020: Nicole McConnell, Engagement, Leadership, & Service
  •  2018-2019:
    • Carrie Smith, Student Care and Outreach
    • Keith Wenrich, Recreational Sports
  •  2017-2018
    • Charisse Harper, Tate Student Center
    • Jennifer Erickson-Brown, Student Affairs Learning and Strategic Initiatives

Legacy Awards

These awards have been retired, but their legacy continues.

  • 2016-2017: Rick Gibson, Unviersity Housing
  • 2015-2016: chee ia yang, International Student Life
  • 2016-2017: Gerry Kowalski, University Housing
  • 2015-2016: Brian Williams, Recreational Sports
  • 2016-2017: Rosa Arroyo-Driggers, UGA Admissions & Wade LaFontaine, UGA Admissions
  • 2015-2016: Eddie Watson, Center for Teaching and Learning
  • 2017-2018: Transfer Student Experience
    • Jan Barham, Tate Student Center
    • Taylor Cain, Tate Student Center
    • Allysa Clagett, Tate Student Center
    • Nicole McConnell, Tate Student Center
  • 2016-2017: Halsey and Lisha Wise
  • 2015-2016: Tom Cochran
  • 2016-2017: Jackie Minus, International Student Life
  • 2015-2016: Claudia Shamp, Greek Life
  • 2016-2017: Student Veterans Resource Center Team
  • 2015-2016: University Union
    • Taylor Cain, Tate Student Center
    • Tory Cutting, Tate Student Center
    • Liz Delaney, Tate Student Center
  • 2016-2015: Jan Davis Barham, Tate Student Center
  • 2015-2016: Beau Seagraves, Office of the Dean of Students
  • 2016-2017: Dawg Camp
    • Kyle Anderson, CLS, Dawg Camp Classic City
    • Tony Blasucci, Recreational Sports, Dawg Camp Adventure
    • Jackie Boker, Dawg Camp Fusion
    • Taylor Cain, Tate Student Center, Dawg Camp Connect
    • Ben Cecil, ISL, Dawg Camp Odyssey
    • Josh Fulmer, Recreational Sports, Dawg Camp Adventure
    • Kellie Gerbers, Recreational Sports, Dawg Camp Adventure
    • Eddie Higginbotham, Center for Leadership and Service
    • Miles Johnson,  University Housing, Dawg Camp Adventure 
    • Terrance Smith, Alumni Association, Dawg Camp Fusion 
  • 2015-2016: #OneUGA
    • Carrie Campbell, University Housing
    • Ariella Perry, University Housing
    • Felicia Harris, University Housing
    • Zoe Johnson, Multicultural Services & Programs
    • Jason Wallace, Multicultural Services & Programs
  • 2016-2017: Jane Hillsman, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
  • 2015-2016: Susan Cowart, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
  • 2016-2017: Jean Chin, University Health Center
  • 2015-2016: Emmie Bennett, Student Conduct

Staff Awards Nomination Form

Staff Awards

The Student Affairs Staff Awards, given to deserving staff across the division and the University, recognize outstanding accomplishments and leadership in student affairs at the University of Georgia.

 

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Chief of Staff
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