Gallery of Thank Yous

We've included a few of the staff members that have been thanked for their outstanding work, more to come! Please feel free to submit a thank you for a staff person you feel should be appreciated!

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Shelley Ross

Shelley Ross

Shelley is a shinning star in her attitude to whomever needs assistance with Telephone Services whether it be telephone, cellphones or conference phones adds/moves/changes voicemails billing or just general help and support to everyone on campus.

Shelley pictured when the THank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Lynn Dugan

Lynn Dugan

Lynn has stepped up to manage the Libraries Budget for the last year in addition to her own reponsibilities.  I am truly grateful to her.

Lynn pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Kathleen Corona

 Kathleen Corona

Kathleen bring a  professional and gentle nature to the office of Community Engagement.  She has been a lifesaver by assisting me with our letter writing project.  I admire Kathleen's organization and attention to detail and i'm proud to have her as an office mate.

Kathleen pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Rosa Mora

Rosa Mora

I nominate Rosa Mora because she goes over & beyond the call of duty.  She is willing to help others and is very knowledgeable in each department.  She is a team player and willing to help with any budget issue.

Rosa pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Rosemary Henk

Rosemary Henk

This is the first year that I actually got to witness Rosemary taking care of all the students and their 1098T questions.  Her phone rings non-stop with the same questions over and over again.  I am amazed at her job knowledge and how she handles each student with such patience and kindness.

Rosemary pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Donna Dawn

Donna Dawn

Donna is a wonder! Always. But recently she really kicked it inti high gear covering for two employees who were out sick.  She not only managed her own work but worked at the front counter for one week with never a complaint and always a smile.  She is a PHENOMENAL employee who deserves to be reconnized and told thank you!

Donna pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Marilyn Huerta

Marulyn Huerta

Marilyn is a ray of sunshine.  She should be proud of all that she has accomplished for he Arts & Lectures Series.  As an artist herself she brings her creativity and enthusiasm to Community Engagement.  She is a team player and I'm proud to have her on my team.

Marilyn pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Deborah Fitzvold

Deborah Fitzvold

I would like to thank Deb for being one of the most organized and positive people on campus.  I've recently begun working with her on a more detailed basis and i've enjoyed her wonderful attitude and student first perspective!

Deborah pictued when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Rachel Mann

Rachel Mann

Rachel Mann started as our budget coordinator on February 4 a year after the budget manager retired.  She has shown great diligence and aptitude along with patience while studying the website and learning all she can until her log in request are complete.  i would love for her to know how much we appreciate her presence and eagerness to learn.

Rachel pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Patty Diaz

Patty Diaz

Patricia is a gem.  She is a phenomenal kind fair and very student oriented.  She does not always have the easiest of jobs and deals with some very difficult situations.  She however always has a positive attitude and is always there for the students!

Patty pioctured whe the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Hoami Thamracksa

Hoami Thamracksa

For her amazing dedication and support to the absense Management Project.  We could not have been successful without her! Thanks Hoami... you totally Rock!

Hoami pictured when the Thank you was delivered on Feb 26, 2013

Jesus Munoz

Jesus Munoz

Jesus is always willing to help & goes above and beyond when we need it.  He's a great asset to the FS department.

Jesus pictured when the THank you was delivereed on February 26, 2013

Bhumika Talsania

Bhumika Talsania

Bhumika has been a lifesaver in managing my budget and processing payments.  It's a relief to have the confidence to pass invoices off to Bhumika and know that they'll be taken care of.  More so she been an incredible team player for Community Engagement.

Bhumika pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Arlene Toya

Arlene Toya

Arlene is an awesome addition to CSUSM She is the most student-focused people i know.   She is always looking out for the best interest of the students.  She is a delight to work with!

Arlene pictured when the Thank you was delivered on February 26, 2013

Mary Kollmeyer

Mary Kollmeyer

Mary is always so helpful when i have billing or purchasing questions.  She helps me each month when working on transit billing.  I also just want to thank her for being so fun!  I love her sense of humor and she always gets me to laugh out loud everyday.

Mary pictured when the Thank you was delivered on December 17, 2012

Chrystal Hady

Chrystal Hady

Chrystal is a marvelous academic adivor.  She is always willing to support her fellow advisors volunteers to help whenever we need  it and remains 100% positive  at all times. Chrystal Rocks!

Chrystal pictured when the Thank you was delivered on December 17, 2012.

Julius Williams

Julius Williams

We put Julius to the challenge!  Nothing wanted to work right! Julius patiently worked through the issues one at a time until everything worked the way it should.  We really appreciated Julius' good-heart diligence and dedication to getting it all "right".

Julius pictured when the Thank you was delivered on December 17, 2012.

Cherie Vinopal

Cherie Vinopal

In the past two months Cherie has helped me with two urgent request related to Cougar Courses.  Not only did she repond quickly to my request she completed them exertly and provided additional support even though i didn't ask for it.  She has shown that she cares about student learning and success and she is an incredibly helpful colleague to faculty.

Cherie pictured when the Thank you was delivered on December 17, 2012

Megan Simpson

Megan Simpson

With my event just two weeks away i found out that my event co-ordinator was out ill! Meagan stepped in to resure the day! She jumped right in and helped with all the details including how to fit too many people into a small space! I really appreciated Meagn's eagerness to help her cheerful attitude and her knowledge about all the event coordinator details.

Megan pictured when the Thank you was delivered on Dec 17, 2012

Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox

Sandy did a fantastic job! She assisted in trouble shooting our issues and came up with solutions.  In addition she was super quick and happy as usual!

Sandy pictured when the Thank you was delivered on December 17, 2012

Erica Ervin
Michelle Ramon

Michelle Romans

Thank you Michelle for your great stewardship, your perseverance of completing the task at hand made their day a bit more bearable!

Michelle Romans pictured when the Thank you was delivered on November 09, 2012

Liz Baird

Liz Baird

Thank you for working so hard on saving us money for the Major and Minor Fair and Career Expo.  We really appreciate how quickly you got us the extra tables we needed.  It is a pleasure working with you!

Liz pictured whe the Thank you was delivered on November 09, 2012

Monica Gillie

Monica Gillie

Monica has worked tirelessly getting all the paperwork processed to bring on some consultants for facilitating our 38 sections of GEL 101 career module sessions. It's been a challenge but she has persevered!

Monica pictued when the Thank you was delivered on October 25, 2012

Carrie Carlego

Carrie Garlejo

I'd like to especially thank Carrie! Thank you for always being available for the catering request that our office submits whether they are big or small and wether they're planned or last minute... you and your staff have always made it happen.

Carrie pictured when Thank you was delivered on October 25, 2012

Elizabeth Rosales

Elizabeth Rosales

Elizabeth is an absolute Delight! From the day she arrived and pitched in to help with AP.  she is so smart and catches on so fast.  You can totally depend on her and know that she will handle it professionally and completely by her nominator Jay Franklin.

Elizabeth Pictured when the Tahnk you distributed October 25, 2012

Pete Rauch

Pete Rauch

Pete has a unique ability to see the big picture, to break down into manageable components and to be able to express the options in clear language.  Pete is supportive intelligent and thinks quickly on his feet.  He is an excellent problem solver and a good ccommunicator by his nominator Linda Collins.

Pete Rauch

Bridgette Keene

Bridgette Keene

Thank you for your willingness to share knowledge and support with such an eagerness to assist.  Thank you for your time and answers to my questions by her nominator Tama Harper

Bridgette pictured when the Thank You was distributed on October 25,2012

Paulette Renfro

Paulette Renfro

I just want to thank Paulette for her outstanding customer service she provides day in and day out.  She is always eager to help no matter what the problem is,  I know if it is in Paulette's hands it will be taken care of. Thank you again for your hard work and service to the university!  You are a STAR! by her nominator Heater Zarnesky

Paulette pictured when the Thank you was distributed on October 25,2012

Noah Gilbert

Noah Gilbert

Thanks to Noah for his amazing programming skills, patience and understanding with our ever-changing requiremnetsand an unsurpassed talent for data validation.  Thanks to Noah we have several new much appreciated HR reports that will save us hours of manual work each month by his nominator Diana Wilstermann

Noah pictured when the Thank You was distributed on October 25,2012

Susan OConnor

Susan O'Connor

Susan was a termendous help to me as i joined the staff of the CU institute for Palliative Care last month.  She shared valuable tips so i could navigate my new job and enviroment.  I appreciate Susan's kindness and professionality and am very grateful for her by her nominator Erik Sandstrom.

Susan pictured when the Thank you was distributed on October 25, 2012

Tama Harper

Tama Harper

I cannot say Thank you enough to Tama.  She has been so supportive and patient with me while i learn the process for New Hires.  Tama is a Rock Star in all that she does.  A huge Thank You to Tama Harper!!! by her nominator Bonnie Mottola.

Tama pictured when the Thank you was distributed on October 25, 2012

Veronica Martinelli

Veronica Martinelli

Thank you for your team support and willingness to step in and assist in your busy schedule by her nominator Tama Harber

Veronica pictured when the Thank you was distributed on October 25, 2012

Barbara Sainz

Barabara Sainz

Thanked for facilitating me and our campus so that we can provide service that we do.  Thanks for your support direction and always answering my questions by her nominator Tama Harper.

Barabara pictured when the thank you was distributed on October 25, 2012

Thank you Nick Tollison

 

Nick Tollison

Thanked for his consistent positive attitude, excellent customer service, creative problem solving, outstanding follow through and for his genuine commitment to our team and to our customers, by his nominator Janice Plemons & Sue Belt.

Nick pictured when the thank you was distributed on September 18, 2012.
THak you Nicholas Duarte

 

Nicholas Duarte

Thanked for always being reponsive professional and friendly when dealing with technology issues at the Library's Research Help Desk and Virginia Hansen Curriculum Room, by his nominator Cheryl Long.

Nicholas pictured when the thank you was distributed on September 18, 2012.
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Jerry Sullivan

Thanked for being such an amazing help during the crazy week of AP* and being flexible, by his nominator Nichol Roe.

Jerry pictured when the thank you was distributed on September 18, 2012.
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Jason Eberwein

Thanked for having all that awesomeness, he is admired for his patience, competence, kindness, and especially for his awesomeness, by his nominator Marcia Woolf.

Jason pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.
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Joseline Dyas

Thanked for her willingness to assist, her support of fellow staff, her time and effort to review processes, and sharing her knowledge, by her nominator Tama Harper.

Thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.*
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Michael Bell

Thanked for sharing his knowledge, his continuous support to CoEHHS, eagerness to help, sharing of his experience, and being a pleasure to work with, by his nominator Tama Harper.

Michael pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.
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Patricia Runzel

Thanked for her constant support, endless patience, complete detailed explanations to her inquiries, your work ethic and diligence, for always being there to help, by her nominator Tama Harper.

Thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.*
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Deirdre Wallace

Thanked for her constant support, endless patience, complete detailed explanations to her inquiries, your work ethic and diligence, for always being there to help, by her nominator Tama Harper.

Deirdre pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.

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Jill Litschewski

Thanked for being great, having so much energy, being fun to be around, being a hard worker, a fabulous team player, being happy, and adding positive energy to Extended Learning. 

Jill pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.

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Christa Koen

Thanked for all of her help with AP*SI, for being so responsive, amazing, quick, and for all the late hours helping with "interesting requests," by her nominator Nichol Roe.

Thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.*

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Nance Pomerene

Thanked for all of her help down in the labs for AP* week, it could not have been done without her, by her nominator Nichol Roe.

Nance pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.
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Elizabeth Rosales

Thanked for all of er help with the AP* week, it could not have been done without her, by her nominator Nichol Roe.

Elizabeth pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.
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Jeani Cressy

Thanked for all of her helpd during the week of thier AP* Institute, for being so flexible and kind even iwth all of the requests, by her nominator Nichol Roe.

Jani pictured when the thank you was distributed on August 20, 2012.

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Lourdes Mendez

Thanked for continual support and leadership in advancing the cause and celebrating Latin@s, for coordinating our sucessful fundraising efforts, and always participating in our other activities with a great attitude, by her nominator The Latino Association of Faculty & Staff (LAFS).

Lourdes pictured when the thank you was distributed on July 19, 2012.
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Jeanette Espinoza

Thanked for her continual support and leadeship in advancing the cause and celebrating Latin@ culture, for representing our Association on the planning committtee, and taking the minutes, by her nominator The Latino Association of Faculty & Staff (LAFS).

Jeanette pictured when the thank you was distributed on July 19, 2012.

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Sally Serrin Melena

Thanked for teaching Debbie how to build class schedules, being patient and fair, for answering questions and resolving mistakes, for being a great co-worker and friend, by her nominator Debbie Andrews.

Sally pictured when the thank you was distributed on July 19, 2012.
*Mugs are displayed by name sign in the event that rewardee isn't present during distrubtion or does not wish to be photographed.

Thank you staff for all you do!

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