Chestertown, MD, December 15, 2004 — In an annual holiday tradition, the President's Office of Washington College hosted a luncheon to recognize staff and faculty members for their years of service and dedication to the College. The reception was held December 10 in the Hynson Lounge. This year marks milestones for 32 outstanding Washington College employees.
Honored for 10 years of service were: Robert Janega, Baker, Dining Services; Loretta Lodge, Assistant to Senior Vice President for Finance and Management; Bryan Matthews, Director of Athletics; Toni May, Baker, Dining Services; and Kenneth Sutton, Assistant Director for Administrative Computing.
Honored for 15 years of service were: Susan Mary Brown, Turf Specialist; Dale Daigle, Associate Professor of Drama; Dawn Nordhoff, Clinical Director; Satinder Sidhu, Associate Professor of Physics; and Sara Smith, Switchboard Manager.
Honored for 20 years of service were: Phyllis Brown, Coordinator of Information Services, Admissions; Linda Cades, Director of Career Development; Judith Hymes, Director of Technical Services, Miller Library; Marcia Landskroener, Associate Director of College Relations; Juan Lin, Professor of Physics; Jerome Lindsey, Associate Supervisor of The Cove; Wendy Morrison, Programmer; Virginia Pyle, Housekeeping, Buildings & Grounds; Dorothy Robbins, Transportation Secretary, Buildings & Grounds; Terrence Scout, Professor of Business Management; Ethel Squares, Housekeeping, Buildings & Grounds; and John Wagner, Director of Waterfront Activities.
Honored for 25 years of service were: Joseph Cathers, Assistant Director of Physical Plant; Allison Miller, Senior Associate Director of Admissions; Elizabeth Parcell, Lecturer in Music; and George Spilich, Professor of Psychology.
Honored for 30 years of service were: Bonnie Fisher, Director of Counseling Center; and Doris Oakley, Benefits Administrator.
Honored for 35 years of service were: Christine Pabon, Associate Professor of French; George Shivers, Professor of Spanish; and Nancy Toy, Assistant Director of Student Aid.
Louis Saunders, Maintenance Mechanic with Buildings & Grounds, received special recognition for 40 years of service to the College.
“I applaud and sincerely appreciate their hard work and ongoing dedication on behalf of the College,” said Baird Tipson, President of the College. “All have contributed—each in his or her own unique but significant way—to making Washington College one of the nation's premier liberal arts colleges.”