Staff Senate Announces Employees of the 2nd Quarter

The Staff Senate wishes to announce University of Arkansas Employee of the 2nd Quarter Awards for 2017-18.

Selections this quarter are:

Category I - Professional/Non-Faculty - Academic

  • Amanda Cantu, director, GSIE communications, Graduate School

Category I - Professional/Non-Faculty - Administrative 

  • Judy Kendrick, assistant director, building services, University Housing

Category II - Secretarial/Clerical  

  • Kathy Rice, administrative support specialist, Political Science 

Category III - Technical/Paraprofessional  

  • Gary Paul McDonald, systems analyst, Registrar

Category IV - Skilled/Service/Maintenance  

  • Jeremy McMurrian, institutional service assistant, Horticulture

Congratulations to all selections! The campus community is invited to join Staff Senate on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 11 a.m. in the Arkansas Union, room 507-509 to celebrate these staff members as they are honored.

Each selection will receive a certificate and a monetary award for their selection. Employee of the Quarter recipients will also be submitted as candidates for the Employee of the Year.  For more information about the Employee of the Quarter program, please visit the Staff Senate website.


Mary Skinner, chair EOQ/EOY
Staff Senate


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