Faculty and Staff Honored at Annual Dinner

May 5, 2015

ENC staff and faculty gathered in the Dining Commons for the annual Staff and Faculty Appreciation Dinner on Monday, May 4, 2015. Excellence awards are voted on by peers and students, staff and faculty are honored for their years of service, and those retiring are given special recognition. Congrats to all the award recipients!

Retirements – Faculty
Lambert Brandes, Music – 51 Years
Dr. Nancy Detwiler, Athletics – 52 Years

Retirements – Staff
Carolyn Morse, Athletics – 25 Years
Ralph Toye, Facilities – 15 Years

Teaching Excellence Award
Dr. Bill McCoy, History – Presented by Maegan Bourne (15)

Administrative Faculty Award
Melinda Smith, Adult and Graduate Studies – Presented by Amy Hwang

Professional Achievement Award
Dr. Lorne Ranstrom, Education – Presented by Dr. Linda Scott

Staff Exemplary Award
Ashley Rudeen, Admissions – Presented by Dr. Timothy Wooster

Service Awards

5 Years
Faculty: Jim Aller (Athletics), Kellee Birnstiel (Business), Dr. Marcus Fries (Mathematics), Matthew Henry (Education), Montague Williams (Religion and Philosophy)
Staff: Nicole Caldwell (Campus Kinder Haus), Sarah Good (Marketing and Communications), NancyDee MacFarland (Admissions), Scott MacFarland (Marketing and Communications), Marie Walker (Facilities), Jennie Williams (Spiritual Life)

10 Years
Faculty: Dr. Corlis McGee (President), Betty Dagley (English)
Staff: Nancy Bullis (Facilities), Joanne Pagington (Facilities), Jacqueline Stanford (Education; Religion and Philosophy), Sheryl Weisen (President’s Office)

25 Years
Faculty: Michael Ballard (Language, Theater, Communication Arts)
Staff: Carolyn Morse (Athletics)

30 Years
Staff: Yvonne Christianson (Registrar’s Office), James Cook (Finance)

35 Years
Faculty: Dr. Lee Hammerstrom (Mathematics)

Travels with Charlie – an endowed fund that provides vacation funds for one staff member and one faculty member who have demonstrated years of service to the college
Faculty: Dr. Lorne Ranstrom (Education)
Staff: Cris Popa (Men’s Tennis Coach, Women’s Tennis Coach, Mailroom Supervisor)