Category: Award of Excellence

April and May 2018 Award of Excellence Winners

The April Award of Excellence winners are Shen de Leon (OHRL) and Ron Smithers (Athletics). De Leon is a residence director in Piano Row. He was also an Emersion facilitator for the Office of Student Success and is currently serving as…

March 2018 Award of Excellence Winner

Emerson staff member Amanda Turnley receives Emerson Award of Excellence

Amanda Turnley (Student Affairs) is March’s Award of Excellence winner. She is the director of student care and support in Campus Life. She started at Emerson in 2010 as the housing operations coordinator in the Office of Housing and Residence…

February 2018 Award of Excellence Winner

Frankie Frain (IT) is February’s Award of Excellence winner. He is currently the director of IT infrastructure. His first job at Emerson was as an IT Help Desk work study student in 2004. After receiving a BA in Visual and…

January 2018 Award of Excellence Winner

Tom O’Brien (Facilities) is the January winner of the Excellence Award. He has worked at Emerson for 15 years, spending his days fixing things all over campus—especially the College’s theaters. He said of the award, “My fellow workers have done…

December 2017 Award of Excellence Winners

The winners of the December 2017 Award of Excellence are Jim Delaney (VMA) and Jonathan Satriale (School of Communication). Jim Delaney has worked in the VMA Department since 2011. He started as the administrative assistant to the chair and then…

November 2017 Award of Excellence Winner

November’s Award of Excellence winner is David Suvak (Athletics). He started at Emerson in 2007 as a volunteer assistant coach on the men’s soccer team with Jared Scarpaci. After coaching with Scarpaci for three years, he was offered the head women’s…

October 2017 Award of Excellence Winners

The ECPD team on duty when a shooting occurred in Boston Common on September 12 is the winner of October’s Award of Excellence. Stephen Correia has been a police officer at Emerson for six months. He said of the award, “Winning…

September 2017 Award of Excellence Winners

September’s Award of Excellence winners are Anne Isakson (IT) and the Instructional Technology Group (ITG) team. Anne Isakson has worked at Emerson in the IT department for 21 years. She said of the award, “I would like to thank the committee…

August 2017 Award of Excellence Winners

Congratulations to the first winners of the Award of Excellence, Julie Petzold (Iwasaki Library) and Catherine Rodriguez (Career Services)! The Award of Excellence is one component of the College’s new recognition program for staff. The award is given monthly; community…