Student Affairs Standouts

Crystal King, University Unions, was honored with an Outstanding Supervisor Award, presented by President Bill Powers during the April 23 President’s Staff Awards ceremony.

President Bill Powers, Crystal King, Esmeralda Bedia & Philemon Brown

President Bill Powers, Crystal King, Esmeralda Bedia & Philemon Brown

Esmeralda Bedia, Office of the Dean of Students; Philemon Brown and Angela Carbajal, Housing and Food Service received Outstanding Staff Awards presented by President Bill Powers during the April 23 President’s Staff Awards ceremony.

2013 Presidents Staff Service Awards75 staff members from across the Division were honored during the President’s Staff Awards ceremony on April 23 for their years of service to The University of Texas at Austin. All told, they account for a combined 1,300 years of service! A full list of recipients is below and you can view more photos from the ceremony here.

Tracy Brzozowski, Ericka Holmes & Luke Kilma

Tracy Brzozowski, Ericka Holmes & Luke Kilma

Tracy Brzozowski, Ericka Holmes, and Luke Kilma, University Health Services, all received exceptional praise from their co-workers this month for going above and beyond the call of duty in delivering outstanding customer service.

Sharon Justice

Sharon Justice

Sharon Justice, former Dean of Students, received a shout out in a Daily Texan letter to the editor following the announcement of an endowed scholarship established in her name.

Andy Smith, University Unions, was the focus of a heart felt letter to the editor in The Daily Texan entitled “Farewell, Andy.” It was written by alum and former SEC President Matt Hardigree.

Gale Stuart, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, was welcomed as an honorary member of the Senate of College Councils during their April 18 General Assembly Meeting. They recognized Stuart, Director of Assessment, as a consistent resource to the campus community, including her work with the Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) survey and multiple assessment projects with Senate leadership.

“A Tip of the Hat to . . .”

… the Building Services staff in San Jacinto Residence Hall. ”Since April was such a busy month of meetings, Housing and Food Service thanks our fine staff for doing the impossible to make so many big events such a success. We especially thank them for coming out at night to change from banquet to parliament style set-up for a 6 a.m. event. We received a wonderful thank you from Texas Parents for our efforts in making their spring meeting such a success.”

Staff Service Award Honorees

Name Department Year
Jane M. Bost Counseling and Mental Health Center 20
Mary S. Brooks Counseling and Mental Health Center 10
Mark A. Zentner Counseling and Mental Health Center 15
Maria T. Acosta Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Gloria M. Allen Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Laurie J. Alvarado Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Percy E. Bedford Jr. Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Jo Ann Berry Division of Housing & Food Service 25
Roy L. Briseno Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Joseph P. Bulak Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Ray C. Carter Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Raymond Castillo Division of Housing & Food Service 25
Vanessa L. Cobb Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Helen M. Dembo Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Ricky L. Early Division of Housing & Food Service 25
Lawrence W. Ernst Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Marcelina M. Garcia Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Santos Garcia Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Juston M. Hairgrove Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Steven A. Harper Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Linda L. Houston Division of Housing & Food Service 25
Virginia M. Jaramillo Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Sarah N. Key Division of Housing & Food Service 35
Eloisa Lopez Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Carlos Segura Mendieta Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Ruth Q. Messenger Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Lucinda J. Morrison Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Thomas T. O’Donohue Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Johnny R. Ojeda Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Songkun Phayungpong Division of Housing & Food Service 15
Alma P. Reynoso Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Francisco A. Rodriguez Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Angie Selvera Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Michelle E. Thompson Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Roque A. Valdes Division of Housing & Food Service 10
Helen Zambrano Division of Housing & Food Service 20
Thomas L. Butler Office of the Dean of Students 15
Theresa Delgado Office of the Dean of Students 20
Christa F. Lopez Office of the Dean of Students 10
Mary Beth Mercatoris Office of the Dean of Students 15
Smita S. Ruzicka Office of the Dean of Students 10
Robert G. Vargas Office of the Dean of Students 25
James M. Velasquez Office of the Dean of Students 10
Donna A. Bellinghausen Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs 40
Catherine W. Kinsey Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs 25
Sarah L. Bubolz Division of Recreational Sports 20
Derek S. Knight Division of Recreational Sports 15
Steve O. Mercer Division of Recreational Sports 30
Peter D. Schaack Division of Recreational Sports 25
Dan W. Knight Texas Student Media 15
Gregory G. Allen University Health Services 15
Patty Aufmuth University Health Services 10
Ginger A. Bloomer University Health Services 10
Beverly G. Blythe University Health Services 10
Pedro Hurtado Jr. University Health Services 15
Beverly A. Jones University Health Services 15
Kevin L. Jones University Health Services 25
Marvin E. Mackey Jr. University Health Services 35
Melinda C. McMichael University Health Services 30
Andrew J. Mendoza University Health Services 20
Cherylyn V. Murray University Health Services 10
Kathy S. Palmer University Health Services 10
Robert A. Reed Jr. University Health Services 15
Mary M. Rhodes University Health Services 35
Crystal D. Sutherland University Health Services 10
Jose G. Cazares University Unions 10
Steven L. Cook University Unions 10
Robert E. Eder University Unions 25
Crystal L. King University Unions 10
Robert J. Lawrence University Unions 25
Juan C. Martinez University Unions 25
Gloria Munoz De Ramirez University Unions 15
David A. Puntch University Unions 30
Robert B. Waters University Unions 25