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Northwestern Engineering Staff Members Honored for Service

Staff members were recognized for five to 20 years of service

Thirteen Northwestern Engineering staff members were recognized by Dean Julio M. Ottino for five years of service.Thirteen Northwestern Engineering staff members were recognized by Dean Julio M. Ottino for five years of service.

Northwestern Engineering honored 19 staff members on November 8 as part of the 2018 McCormick Staff Service Recognition Awards. The annual program, launched in 2004, recognizes staff members who have dedicated years of service to the school.

Dean Ottino and Alice Kelley

“I look forward to this event because it gives me a chance to thank all of our staff who have not only chosen to work at McCormick and help make our school great – they have chosen to grow their careers here,” said Julio M. Ottino, Northwestern Engineering dean. “These milestones of five, 10, 20, sometimes even more than 30 years, are proof of a dedication that is increasingly uncommon.”

Honored for five years:

Cathy Barrera, director of research administration, Research Administration; Harshad Gado, developer associate, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences; Katie Harvey, assistant director of career management, Engineering Career Development; Jennifer Howard, scientific editor, Research Administration; Eunae Jo, business administrator 2, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences; Brian Larson, senior developer, Information Technology; Andrew Mark; senior research administrator, Research Administration; Royce Morris, electronic specialist, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Andrea Munoz, accounting specialist, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Sean O’Connor, digital media specialist associate, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Amy O’Keefe, program administrator senior, Segal Design Institute; Taniesha Robinson, developer, Information Technology; Casey Russell, program assistant 3, MMM Program.

Dean Ottino and George Nejmeh

Honored for 10 years:

Laura Fields, program coordinator, Department of Materials Science and Engineering; and Molly Scanlon, research appointments manager, McCormick Administration.

Honored for 15 years:

Alice Kelley, associate dean, Administration, Finance, Facilities and Planning.

Honored for 20 years:

Richard Marzec, senior user support specialist, Department of Mechanical Engineering; George Nejmeh, program assistant 3, Master of Science in Information Technology Program; and Stephen Slocombe, systems administrator associate, Information Technology.