FHSU employees honored for years of service
12/10/2004

Forty-seven Fort Hays State University employees were honored Dec. 10 for their years of service to the university.

The awards ceremony in the Memorial Union's Fort Hays Ballroom honored faculty and staff who have served 10, 20, and 30 years. The Alumni Association presented awards to 25-year employees.

Employees recognized were:
30-year employees
-- Dr. Keith Campbell, professor of sociology and social work.
-- Elaine Driscoll, senior administrative assistant, College of Education and Technology.
-- Larry Getty, director of budget and planning.
-- Dr. Robert Meier, professor of accounting and information systems.
-- Judith Pape, instructional resource center facilitator, College of Education and Technology.
25-year employees
-- Carrol Brin, general maintenance and senior repair technician, building maintenance.
-- Steven Engelhardt, plant science technician II, University Farm.
-- Dr. Wally Guyot, professor of accounting and information systems.
-- David Hinzman, custodial specialist, custodial services.
-- Tom Martin, custodial crew leader, custodial services.
-- Gloria Mlinek, administrative specialist, College of Business and Leadership
-- Gary Rolland, animal science technician II, University Farm.
-- James Schreiber, Physical Plant supervisor specialist, Grounds Department.
-- Beverly Unruh, senior administrative assistant, Mathematics and Computer Science Department.
-- Betty Wolf, accounting specialist, administration and finance.
-- Dr. Raymond Wilson, professor of history.
20-year employees
-- Stan Compton, associate director of the Kansas Small Business Development Center.
-- Charles Frankenfeld, assistant professor of social work.
-- Dr. Ralph Gamble Jr., professor of economics and finance.
-- Christine Gist, senior administrative specialist, student affairs.
-- Colette Gnad, senior administrative assistant, Sociology and Social Work Department.
-- Alan Helget, senior equipment operator, Grounds Department.
-- Dr. James Hohman, chair and professor of chemistry.
-- Kenneth Miller, custodial specialist, custodial services.
-- Robert Rajewski, installation/service technician, Computing and Telecommunication Center.
-- Dr. Mohammad Riazi-Kermani, professor of mathematics and computer science.
-- Mary K. Schippers, instructor of mathematics and computer science.
-- Lucretia Walton, administrative assistant, Computing and Telecommunication Center.
10-year employees
-- Dr. Paula Boire, professor of music.
-- Dr. Douglas Drabkin, associate professor of philosophy.
-- Dr. Amy Finch, interim chair and associate professor of communication disorders.
-- Joy Fuqua, assistant professor of special education.
-- Linda Ganstrom, associate professor of art.
-- Linda Garner, senior administrative assistant, Teacher Education Department.
-- Shawn Hammerschmidt, storekeeper specialist, warehouse.
-- Richard Harkness, custodial crew leader, custodial services.
-- Brenda Hoopingarner, chair and associate professor of the Department of Allied Health
-- Dr. Stephen Kitzis, associate professor of psychology.
-- Gregory Liggett, instructor of biological sciences.
-- Connie Nichols, administrative specialist, office of the Provost.
-- Larry Perkins, senior Physical Plant supervisor, building maintenance.
-- Howard Peters, instructor of communication studies.
-- Dr. Richard Peters, professor of accounting and information systems.
-- Jackie Ruder, programmer/analyst, Computing and Telecommunication Center.
-- Dr. Steven Sedbrook, associate professor of health and human performance.
-- Linda Smith, instructor of English.
-- Dr. C. Sue Strohkirch, professor of communication studies.


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