MIamians honored for 30 years of service.
MIamians honored for 30 years of service. Photo: Scott Kissell

Miami employees celebrate 15, 25 and 30 years of service

Miamins honored for 25 years of service as employees.

Miamians honored for 25 years of service.

President David Hodge congratulated more than 160 employees during Miami University's recognition ceremony honoring those who have served 15, 25 and 30 years of service. 

Hodge praised their commitment to the university saying Miami's dedicated faculty and staff impressed him when he came to the university.

"What has truly impressed me are the stories I hear about the ways that you go above and beyond the requirements of your job to ensure the success of our students," he said.

The following employees received recognition for their years of service. The names are listed by their divisions, years of service and departments.

Academic Affairs

30 Years of Service

Marilee Abney, King Library; Robert Applebaum, sociology & gerontology; Mary Bausano, student services, Hamilton campus; Douglas Brooks, teacher education; Randal Claytor, kinesiology & health; George Davis, economics; Craig Hinrichs, architecture & interior design; Carla Ledford, advancement services, Hamilton campus; Norman Miller, economics; John Rothgeb, political science.

25 Years of Service

Sheldon Anderson, history; Stanley Brown, King Library; Joseph Carlin, microbiology; Kent Christian, physical facilities, Hamilton campus; Rodney Coates, global & intercultural studies; Janet Cox, academic personnel services; Tina Crockett, continuing education, Middletown campus; Deborah Davidson, lifelong learning; Glen Davis, music; Dorothy Donahue, Spanish & Portuguese; Celia Ellison, academic personnel services; Deborah Gentry, marketing; David Gorchov, biology; C. Lee Harrington, sociology & gerontology; Mark Hoelle, physical facilities, Hamilton campus; John Kimiecik, kinesiology & health; John Krafft, English, Hamilton campus; Timothy Krehbiel, management; Deborah Lawrence, physical facilities, Hamilton campus; Guy Moore, College of Arts & Science; Christopher Myers, biology; Laura Neack, political science; Gregory Phillips, music; Marc Rubin, accountancy; Robert Rusbosin, student services, Middletown campus; Monica Streit, College of Education, Health & Society; Francis Tonner, engineering technology, Hamilton campus; Stanley Toops, geography; Linda Vogt, career services, Hamilton campus; Mark Wesolowski, management; Michael Wright, biology.

Miamins honored for 15 years of service as employees

Miamians honored for 15 years of service.

15 Years of Service

Kelly Abshire, microbiology; Reza Akhtar, mathematics; Susan Baim, business technology, Middletown campus; Samir Bali, physics; Scott Brown, physical facilities, Hamilton campus; Nancy Burnside, College of Arts & Science; Guillermina Camacho, Wilks Conference Center, Hamilton campus; Scott Campbell, computer science & software engineering; Susan Cramer, information systems & analytics; Brian Currie, geology & environmental earth science; Karen Dawisha, political science; Adeed Dawisha, political science; Diana Deaton, biology; Michele Dickey, educational psychology; Marek Dollár, College of Engineering & Computing; Anna Dollár, mechanical & manufacturing engineering; Hailiang Dong, geology & environmental earth science; Gary Drigel, engineering technology, Hamilton campus; Jan Eighme, accountancy; Steven Elliott, economics; Perry Emerson, physical facilities, Hamilton campus; John Forren, political science, Hamilton campus; Jennifer Fox, art; Lisa Grant, Scripps Gerontology Center; Yvette Harman, finance; Kendall Hauer, geology & environmental earth science; Douglas Havelka, information systems & analytics; Gregory Hubbard, microbiology; Bennett Jacks, architecture & interior design; Paul James, biology; Jacqueline Kelly, physical facilities, Middletown campus; Allen McConnell, psychology; Terri Messman-Moore, psychology; Christopher Metcalf, accountancy, Middletown campus; Derrick Moore, educational psychology; Lisa Portwood, teacher education; Gary Roberts, microbiology; Rob Schorman, history, Middletown campus; Kathleen Schulte, student services, Hamilton campus; Suesann Sepela, teacher education, Hamilton campus; Marguerite Shaffer, global & intercultural studies; Liang Shi, German, Russian, Asian, & Middle Eastern languages & cultures; W. Michele Simmons, English; Zara Torlone, classics; Cynthia Ulreich, educational leadership; Jeffrey Wanko, teacher education; Lisa Weems, educational leadership; Denise Withrow, Institute for the Environment & Sustainability.

Enrollment Management

25 Years of Service

Kimberly Ernsting, enrollment management

15 Years of Service
Victoria Egbert, bursar; Leigh Mondello-Garrett, student financial assistance.

Finance and Business Services

30 Years of Service

Melanie Brunner, accounts payable; Nadine Glaub, HDRBS administration; John Johnston, HDRBS, residence & dining; Jeffrey Moss, PFD building & special services; William Shawver, purchasing & central services; William Sheard, PFD building maintenance; Jerome Turner, PFD building maintenance.

25 Years of Service

Lawrence Beer, PFD building maintenance; Elaine Brandner, HDRBS administration; William Davis, PFD building maintenance; Larry Gills, Goggin Ice Center; Scott Haas, HDRBS administration; Doug Hammerle, PFD energy mgt & engineering; Barbara Jena, internal audit & consulting services; Darlene Leab, PFD building & special services; Robert Marcum, PFD building maintenance; William Moloney, HDRBS administration; Timothy Mull, PFD building & special services; Marijo Nootz, HDRBS, conference & event services; William Rader, PFD building maintenance.

15 Years of Service

Debbie Bach, HDRBS, residence & dining; James Baker, HDRBS, conference & event services; James Bechtolt, Miami University police; Bradley Clark, PFD special facilities; Kevin Cole, PFD building & special services; Roxanne Cummings, HDRBS, residence & dining; Paul DiBenedetto, PFD administration; Jamie Dillon, PFD building & special services; Ronald Downard, HDRBS, residence & dining; Rebecca Dysart, human resources; Sarah Huddleson, PFD building & special services; Sharlene Hunt, HDRBS, residence & dining; Mark Lawrence, PFD utility enterprise; Michelle Mann, HDRBS, residence & dining; Jimmy Marcum, PFD building maintenance; Kimberly Moore, HDRBS, residence & dining; Peggy Morrison, PFD building & special services; Paula Murray, general accounting; Heather Rader, HDRBS, residence & dining; Sy Revelee, PFD building maintenance; Rachael Rude, human resources; Walter Schneider, Miami University police; Sally Shepherd, HDRBS administration; Nicholas Soika, HDRBS, residence & dining; Chet Turner, PFD building maintenance; Gary Van Winkle, PFD campus services; Michael Volk, HDRBS, residence & dining; Matthew Williams, recreational sports; Glenn Wyatt, HDRBS, residence & dining.

Information Technology Services

30 Years of Service

Stephen Moore

15 Years of Service

Timothy Jones, Donald Kidd, Bryan Powell, David Scoville.

President's Office

30 Years of Service

Donna Boen, university communications & marketing; Peter Lindsay, intercollegiate athletics.

25 Years of Service

Michael Mattingly, university communications & marketing; Claire Wagner, university communications & marketing.

15 Years of Service

Carole Johnson, university communications & marketing; Susan Meikle, university communications & marketing; Sheila Theobald, office of the president.

Student Affairs

30 Years of Service

Kip Alishio, student counseling services; Jane Goettsch, women’s center.

25 Years of Service

Deborah Richardson, student health services

15 Years of Service

Andrea Batdorf, student counseling service; Maria Carrubba-Whetstine, student counseling services; Beverly Logan, student health services; Juanita Tate, office of diversity affairs.

University Advancement

25 Years of Service

Joanne Harper, alumni relations

15 Years of Service

Jayne Whitehead, development