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Recognizing faculty and staff achievements for academic year 2018-19

At the end 2018-2019 academic year, Dunwoody recognized the accomplishments of its faculty and staff with a year-end celebration.

The following awards and achievements were announced at the celebration:

Dunwoody Leadership Development Program graduates

Laura Germundson, Shari Hemmingsen, Derek Hillestad, Jonathon Moore, Drew Rodiles, Ross Skattum, Cory Weisskirk, and Pete Zeller

Staff and faculty members who completed a degree

  • Brian Nelsen, Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering from University of Wisconsin – Stout
  • Amanda Barker, Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership from University of Northwestern – St. Paul
  • John Richardson, Master of Business Administration from Argosy University

Instructor of the Year (award nominations made by students)

  • Jessica Ainsworth-Truong
  • Elena Belinski
  • Julie McFadden

Distinguished Teacher

  • Richard Engholm

Outstanding Academic Innovation

  • Jonathan Aurand
  • Andrew Blaisdell
  • Polly Friendshuh
  • Karie Johnson

Building Community Award

  • Maggie Whitman

Outstanding Team Award
Housing Implementation & Application Team — Heather Cooper, Charla Hudlow, Brenda Lester, Zac Mans, John Richardson, and Kelli Sattler

Outstanding Staff Innovation Award

  • Maggie Meyer
  • Marcus Seraphine & Jennifer Shaw-Spence

William and Kate Dunwoody Outstanding Service Award

  • Heather Cooper
    Kathy Helgeson
    Zac Mans
    John McShannock