2009 President’s Awards for Staff Recipients

Recognition of our staff does not go unnoticed. In 2009 , UBC announced an expanded recognition program for staff excellence with more opportunities for UBC faculty, staff and students to nominate extraordinary individuals. In addition, a new Deputy Vice-Chancellor award was created at UBC Okanagan.

In 2009, UBC recognized the following:

President’s Service Awards for Excellence Recipients

left to right: Bernice Urbaniak, John Sacre, Laura-Lynn Lowry, Alan Steeves and Kersti Krug

left to right: Bernice Urbaniak, John Sacre, Laura-Lynn Lowry, Alan Steeves and Kersti Krug

  • Kersti Krug, Assistant Principal, Strategic Development & Communication,College for Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Laura-Lynn Lowry, Manager, Food Services
  • John Sacre, Manager, Cyclical Renewal & Deferred Maintenance, Building Operations
  • Alan Steeves, Computer and Electronics Manager, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bernice Urbaniak, Administrative Manager, School of Human Kinetics

Staff Awards of Excellence Recipients

Enhancing the UBC Experience:

  • Mark Bomford, Program Coordinator, Land & Food Systems
  • May Wah Chow, Scheduling Clerk, Enrolment Services
  • Karen Young, Undergraduate Program Advisor, Dept. of Geography

Leadership and Creativity:

  • Michelle Berner, Director, Total Compensation, Human Resources
  • Jennifer Phelps, Assistant Dean, Graduate Studies

Global Citizenship:

  • Madeleine MacIvor, Associate Director, First Nations House of Learning

Staff Awards of Excellence (Okanagan)

left to right: Roger Bizzotto, Wendy Mohns, Barbara Lucente, Leanne Bilodeau, Bud Mortenson

left to right: Roger Bizzotto, Wendy Mohns, Barbara Lucente, Leanne Bilodeau, Bud Mortenson

Community Engagement

  • Bud Mortenson, Public Affairs Manager, Alumni and University Relations

Leadership:

  • Roger Bizzotto, Manager of Facilities

Customer Service:

  • Wendy Mohns, Faculty Administrator, Creative and Critical Studies
  • Barbara Lucente, Faculty Assistant, Barber Arts & Sciences

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Award (UBC Okanagan)

  • Leanne Bilodeau, Manager, Workplace Health and Sustainability