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Facilities employees recognized

Photo of Tim Wilkins and Robert Simpson holding their framed certificatesThe Facilities Management Division of Business Affairs held its sixth semi-annual Employee Recognition Awards Day in conjunction with a Safety Day program on Jan. 22, 2015, with the guest speaker being Dr. Nancy Gladwell, who spoke on Cultivating and Maintaining Quality Customer Service.

The event was held in the Alumni House.

Three employees were recognized for outstanding service in the areas of Remarkable Customer Service, Safety and Teamwork/Collaboration.  The values our Facilities Management team holds in high esteem in developing a stronger work force and providing remarkable service to our customers are paramount in our continual overall development.

The Selection Committee of the Employee Recognition Program received 65 nominations with eight nominees. This representation acknowledges the fact of employee, staff and faculty recognition for the outstanding work being done here at UNCG by our Facilities staff. Nominees for the Employee Recognition Awards were: Debora Reid Tinnin, John Pearce, Kernsie Shrewsbury, D. J. Joyce, Robert Simpson, Paul Bigelow, Vincent Whitt, and Timothy Wilkins.

The Selection Committee consisted of seven employees selected by supervision and peers to serve a two year term.  The members and respective areas are:  Janet Elmore – Facilities Operations Administration,  Jim Mohr – Utilities Dept., Rhonda Goins – Facilities Services Dept., Jill Snowdon –  Facilities Design and Construction, Anthony Phillips – Facilities Management, Chairman, HUB office, and Office of Sustainability and Dean Perdue – Buildings and Trades Dept.

The Selection Committee selected:

  • Robert Simpson– for the winter 2015 Customer Service Award
  • John Pearce– Collaboration and Teamwork Award
  • Timothy Wilkins – Safety Award.

All nominees received framed certificates of recognition and gift cards at our awards presentation.

Facilities Administration wishes to congratulate all winners and nominees for their efforts in developing a stronger workforce, a safe environment and providing remarkable customer service.

Copy courtesy Employee Development Committee Co-chairs Hoyte Phifer and Buddy Hale

Photo: l-r, Tim Wilkins – Safety Award winner; Robert Simpson – Customer Service Award winner. John Pearce – Teamwork Award winner was not available for photograph.