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Faculty/Staff Spotlight

Dec. 21, 2016

Northwest recognizes 97 employees for years of service

Northwest Missouri State University on Tuesday, Dec. 20, recognized 97 employees who have attained milestone years of service at the University.

Those employees recognized and their years of service are listed below and pictured left to right in the attached photos.

35 years

(pictured)

  • Ronnie Adamson, Supply Clerk/Material Handler, Purchasing

 (not pictured)

  • Dr. Ben Collier, Associate Professor, Economics
  • Rick Manning, Custodian, Facility Services
Ronnie Adamson

 30 years

(pictured left to right)

  • Dr. Stephen Town, Professor, Music
  • Gary Montross, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Cynthia Wood, Purchasing Manager, Purchasing
  • Mark Rosewell, Tennis Coach, Athletics
  • Mary Knowles, Records Specialist, Registrar's Office
Employees recognized for 30 years of service.

25 years

(pictured left to right)

  • Dr. Jerry Wilmes, Executive Director, Wellness Services
  • Susan Henggeler, Accounting Manager, Controller's Office
  • Rosemary Roberts, Custodial Supervisor, Facility Services

 (not pictured)

  • Dr. James Eiswert, Associate Professor, Philosophy
  • Coy Moser, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Dr. Karen Schaffer, Assistant Professor, Biology
Employees recognized for 25 years of service.

20 years

(pictured left to right)

  • Garland George, Cataloger, B.D. Owens Library
  • Judy Frueh, Assistant Director of Clinic Services/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Wellness Services
  • Dale Grasty, PC Specialist/Notebooks, Information Technology
  • Angela Wolters, Senior Buyer, Purchasing

(not pictured)

  • Dr. Carole Edmonds, Associate Professor, Professional Education
  • Clarence Green, Jr., Chief , University Police
  • Jared Groomer, Maintenance Technician/Carpenter, Facility Services
  • Dr. Greg Haddock, Associate Provost of Graduate Studies & Special Programs, Graduate Office
  • Lisa Raasch, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Reginald Reno, Maintenance Technician/Plumber, Facility Services
  • Dr. Matt Symonds, Associate Professor, Health & Physical Education
  • Dr. James Walker, Professor, Marketing
Employees recognized for 20 years

15 years

(pictured left to right)

First row

  • Lori Mardis, Research Librarian for Instructional Design & Assistant Professor, B.D. Owens Library
  • Dr. Jeffrey Foot, Director, Admissions & International Affairs
  • Sue Nickerson, Executive Secretary, Student Affairs

Second row

  • Teresa Burnsides, Financial Assistance Counselor, Financial Assistance
  • Timothy Carlyle, Director and Senior UNIX Administrator, Information Technology
  • Dr. Matthew Walker, Director, School of Communication & Mass Media
  • Dr. Stephen Ludwig, Director, School of Business

(not pictured)

  • Marilyn Ingels, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Brenda Jones, Senior Instructor, Marketing
  • Dr. Joe Kreizinger, Professor and Chair, Theatre
  • Jacqueline Lamer, Senior Instructor, Mass Media
  • Diana Linville, Instructor, Computer Science & Information Systems
  • Jacquelyn Loghry, Assistant Director/Academic Success Coach, Student Support Services
  • David McClintock, Maintenance Technician/Electrician, Facility Services
  • Paula McLain, Senior Human Resources Generalist, Human Resources
  • Dr. Sheila Phillips, Assistant Professor, Music
  • Lola Ringgold, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Dr. Mary Shepherd, Professor, Mathematics and Statistics
  • Dr. Douglas Sudhoff, Assistant Professor, Mass Media
Employees recognized for 15 years

10 years

(pictured left to right)

Front row:

  • Mike Miller, Coordinator, Residential Life
  • Deb Redmond, Custodial Supervisor, Facility Services
  • Amy Washam, Assistant Director, Northwest-Kansas City
  • Rex Welch, Maintenance Technician/Electrician, Facility Services

Second row:

  • Dr. Himadri Chakraborty, Associate Professor, Physics
  • Jane Jackson, Project Assistant, RPDC
  • Sherry Gutzmer, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Dr. Jennifer Rytting, Associate Professor, English

Third row:

  • Colleen Lainhart, Office Manager, Northwest-Kansas City
  • Debi Korell, Project Assistant, RPDC
  • Crystal Ward, Manager of Web Services, University Marketing & Communication

(not pictured)

  • Ryan Anderson, Softball Coach, Athletics
  • Mike Ceperley, Lieutenant, University Police
  • Charles Flohr, Assistant Coach/Offensive Coordinator, Athletics
  • Dr. Alice Foose, Associate Professor, Recreation
  • Dr. Alisha Francis, Associate Professor, Psychology
  • Andrew Hefner, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Jim Hefner, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Justin Long, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Larry Mannasmith, Admissions Representative, Admissions
  • Tanya Riley, Assistant Director, Upward Bound Math/Science
  • Jason Sack, Part-Time Cheer Coach, Athletics
  • Sonny Scadden, Project Manager, Facility Services
  • Susan Smith, Administrative Secretary, Missouri Academy
Employees recognized for 10 years of service.

Five years

(pictured left to right)

Front row:

  • Dr. Elyssa Ford, Assistant Professor, History
  • Dr. Michael McBride, Coordinator of PEU Assessment/Institutional Research, PEU Assessment
  • Dr. Shantel Farnan, Assistant Professor, Professional Education
  • Mary Collins, Controller, Controller's Office
  • Jaclyn Cochenour, Assistant Director/Academic Coordinator, Upward Bound
  • Dr. Dan Gordon, Assistant Professor, Professional Education
  • Dr. Kimberly Casey, Assistant Professor, Political Science

Second row:

  • Carma Kinman, Executive Secretary, University Advancement
  • Meghaan Binkley-Hopper, Secretary, Northwest-Kansas City
  • Geoff Smith, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Suzanne Von Behren, Staff Nurse, Wellness Services
  • Nate Davis, Associate Athletics Director for Administration, Athletics

(pictured left to right in bottom photo)

  • Denise Hunt, Custodian, Facility Services
  • Roger Stone, Custodian, Facility Services

(not pictured)

  • Jill Baker, Instructor, Professional Education
  • Chad Bostwick, Assistant Coach for Linebackers, Athletics
  • Kelsey Bowlin, Instructor, Biology
  • Michael Johnson, Vice President, University Advancement
  • Kyle Miller, Officer, University Police
  • Scott Nielson, Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs, Athletics
  • Joel Osborn, Assistant Coach for Wide Receivers/Recruiting Coordinator, Athletics
  • Andy Peterson, Assistant Athletics Director for Facilities, Athletics
  • Emily Peterson, Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach, Athletics
  • Matthew Schieber, Instructor, Computer Science & Information Systems
  • Brian Swafford, Instructor, Communication
  • Karen Wigger, Project Assistant, RPDC
  • Amy Woerth, Volleyball Coach, Athletics
  • Karen Woodard, Counselor, Upward Bound Math/Science

Employees recognized for five years of service.

Employees recognized for five years of service.


For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

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