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Staff Member of the Month

Each month an SPU staff member is designated the Staff Member of the Month. Nominated by their peers and selected by Staff Council, these staff members exemplify service to the University, showing leadership in their staff role and elsewhere.

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August 2020 Staff Member of the MonthRenee Corcoran,  administrative assistant for History and Sociology departments.

Rashmi Shrestha, Administrative Assistant to the Vice Provost of Academic Affairs, Academic Affairs

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Rashmi and see

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previous Staff Members of the Month

Staff Members of the Year

Each year, two Seattle Pacific University staff members are selected to receive recognition for their outstanding contributions to the SPU community, and are named the Oral V. Hemry Non-Exempt Staff Member of the Year and the Exempt Staff Member of the Year. Awards are announced and presented at the Celebration of Service event each spring. 

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2020 Staff Members of the Year

Ron Haightdirector of music technology in the Music Department, was named Exempt Staff Member of the Year (pictured right)

Brenda Baker, School of Psychology, Family, and Community office manager and assistant to the dean, was named the Oral V. Hemry Non-Exempt Staff Member of the Year (pictured right)

Read about Ron and Brenda.

Read more about the awards and past winners.


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