|Shown, from left to right, first row, are Sheila Poffinbarger (25 years), Mary Sanders (25), Virginia Trigg (25), Pamela Newby (25), Donna Nichols (25) and Lora Green (25); second row, Peggy Manley (25), Susan Kile (25), Timothy Mason (25), Janel Moore (25), Lisa Standerfer (25), Karla Watson (25) and Lori Creek (30); and third row: John Hatfill (25), Phil Lang (25), John Looby (30), Philip Blair (35), Betsy Miller (25), Newton Key (25), Gary Aylesworth (25), Bruce Duzan (25), Ruth Flaherty (25), Dan Crews (25) and Mahyar Izadi (30), with EIU President William Perry.|
Eastern Illinois University recently recognized more than 260 of its employees for continuous years of service.
A luncheon was held in recognition of university employees with continuous years of service in five-year increments. Those employed at EIU for five years were eligible for a certificate; those with 10 or more years of service were honored with both a certificate and a pin.
The following were honored for their years of service:
35 Years – Philip Blair, Jeanne Goble and Ron Mathenia.
30 Years – Lori Creek, Mahyar Izadi and John Looby.
25 Years – Olga Abella, Gary Aylesworth, Craig Chesner, Margaret Clapp, Dan Crews, Adam Due, Bruce Duzan, Ruth Flaherty, Shelley French, Frank Goldacker, Lora Green, John Hatfill, Christy Hooser, Zoraida Irizarry, Newton Key, Susan Kile, Phil Lang, Peggy Manley, Timothy Mason, Betsy Miller, Janel Moore, Pamela Newby, Donna Nichols, Charles Pederson, Sheila Poffinbarger, Mary Sanders, Joyce Schumacher, Lisa Standerfer, Duangrudi Suksang, Virginia Trigg, Karla Watson and Carl Weaver.
20 Years – Patti Bailey, Deborah Barker, Terry Barnhart, Cynthia Bayes, Janice Beals, Randall Beebe, William Reed Benedict, Ronan Bernas, Jonathan Blitz, Sally Bock, James Bruehler, Greg Buell, Melanie Burns, T. Christine Chambers, Beverly Cruse, Lynne Curry, Charles Delman, Karen Eisenhour, Cynthia Fearday, Gary Fritz, Gregory Galperin, Julia Gladu, Rose Gong, Bradley Green, David Hilligoss, Les Hyder, Joy Kammerling, Renee Kerz, Jeffrey Laursen, Young Lee, Gloria Leitschuh, Tina Leonard, Kevin Linker, Susan Liu, Melinda Meehling, Kathryn Morice, Carla Nelson, Steve Rich, James Schmitz, Cindy Starwalt, Kimberly Sweeney, James Williams and Bailey Young.
15 Years – Sheila Baker, David Barker, David Bell, Matthew Boyer, Cathy Brachear, Angela Campbell, Betty Carr, Marla Cooper, Kent Cummings, Julie Davis, Connie Downey, Chad Elliott, Marie Finney, Chad Franks, James Gilbert, Brenda Good, Randall Good, Cathryn Gordon, Frank Graziano, Assegedetch HaileMariam, Heidi Hawkins, Ryan Hendrickson, Michael Hutchinson, Brian Hyder, Christina Jenkins, Christopher Kahler, Denise Lee, Travis Magee, Douglas Messmore, Stephen Mullin, Sarah Newby, Nanci Newstrom, Adrienne Paladino, Debra Reid, Marty Robinson, James Rose, Lionel Sanders, Michelle Sherwood, Carl Starwalt Jr., John Stimac, Debora Timmons, Bradley Tolppanen, Mukti Upadhyay, Nancy Van Cleave, Mark Voss-Hubbard and Kathryn Waggoner.
10 Years – Kevin Anderson, Bennett Andres, Jana Aydt, Kim Bagwell, Shannon Bell, Stephen Benner, Colleen Bright, Robert Cataneo, Rigoberto Chinchilla, Ann Coddington, Gary Cohoon, Jackelyn Collins, Michael Coventry, Timothy Darling, Mona Davenport, Kelli Davis, Janice Derr, Steven Di Naso, Ronald Durbin, Jill Fahy, Dwayne Helander, Linda Holloway, Jason Jacobs, Lowell Jenkins, Paul Johnston, Susan Kling, Josh Koontz, Damita Lewis, Yan Lin, David Linton, Zhiwei Liu, Chad Mattingly, Jonathan McKenzie, James McKirahan, Gilbert McMichaels, Deborah Meadows, Andrew Mertz, Yevgenya Movshovich, Kathleen Nichols, Rhonda Nichols, Donald Pepperdine, Alan Pike, Michael Ray, Sally Renaud, Roberta Rennels, Douglas Repp, William Roberts, Anita Sego, Ronald Shook, Jennifer Smith, Tony Spivey, Janie Steber, David Stimac, James Stone, Todd Thomason, Michel Tozer, Elizabeth Viall, Michael Wayne, Mac White, Charles Woodfall and Cecilia Yoakum.
Five Years -- John Adams, Cheryl Barker, Lynnette Barringer, John Bickford, Kristin Brown, Daniel Brummer, Melissa Caldwell, Robert Colombo, Jack Cordes, Jodi Craig, Anna Cromwell, LeAnn Daubs, Michael Dobbs, Jennifer Dodson, Mary Eberspacher, Jennifer Edwards, Deborah Fennema, Jacquelyn Frank, Gary Fuller, Sarah Gossett, James Guymon, Angela Hallowell, Dustin Henderson, Jan Hickox, Aaron Hite, John Holliday, Robert Holmes, Daniel Icenogle, Teresa Jones, Michael Keller, Renee Kidd-Marshall, Chris Laingen, Katherine Lewandowski, Damian Light, Sandy Litton, Marschelle McCoy, Robert McKinney, Tena McNamara, Rosemary Onyango, Brenda Page, Sherri Parison, Lee Patterson, Jennifer Peterson, Kathryn Price, Brian Reid, David Richardson, Benjamen Rienbolt, Jemmie Robertson, Scott Ronspies, Jamie Ryan, Heather Santos, Malinda Sawyer, Teresa Maria Scholz, M.K. Scott, Jaysinha Shinde, Kelly Simmonds, Laurie Smith, Robert Stevens, Dana Stodden, Jennifer Stringfellow, Sally van der Graaff, Dwight Vaught, Mackenzie Walker, Steven Walker, Jason Waller, Libby Warner, Teri Waterman, Lee Whitacre, Anthony Willenborg, Ernest Williams, Kristin Yager, Ka-Wai Yu, Robert Zschau and Amanda Zucco.