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SRU recognizes staff service anniversaries


SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Fifty-four members of the Slippery Rock University staff were recognized for their years of dedicated service Tuesday at a luncheon hosted by President Robert Smith.

“It is my pleasure to congratulate and honor a select group of employees for their years of dedicated service to Slippery Rock University. I want to thank each of you for your part in making this past academic year a success. I am humbled to serve as your president, and I very much appreciate the enormous support I have received from you,” Smith said.

            “I appreciate your commitment to making this University a special, caring and supportive place for our students. You play an integral role in supporting the educational mission of Slippery Rock University. The fine reputation of this University depends upon the quality of our employees and the level of service they provide. I am proud to say that we have outstanding employees doing outstanding work,” he said.


Receiving 40-year recognition were:

Patricia (Kay) Castor      Secondary Education                                Harrisville

Barbara McGinnis           Library                                                    Boyers

Sonja Parenti                Central Receiving                                     Grove City        


35 years

James Alabran              McKeever Environmental Learning Center   Greenville

Diana Brest                   Facilities and Planning                              Kennerdale


30 years:

James Anderson Jr.       Heating Plant                                           Slippery Rock

Eliott Baker                   Academic Records/Summer School           Mercer

Kay Cirillo                     Academic Records/Summer School            Freeport

Karen Davis                  Administrative Information Systems           Grove City

Barbara Frankenburg     Music                                                      Grove City

Pamela Frigot               International Services                               Mars

Lori Wolfe                    Central Receiving                                      Parker


25 years:

Laura Bateman             Health Services                                        Slippery Rock

Carrie Birckbichler         Institutional Research                               Slippery Rock

John Bonando               Student Services                                      Slippery Rock

Robin Campbell            College Health, Environment and Science    Slippery Rock

Timothy Carney            Facilities and Planning                               Grove City

Carolyn Colosimo          Enrollment Services                                  Slippery Rock

Rebecca Cratty             Conference Services                                 Grove City

Michelle Houston           College of Education                                 Slippery Rock

Carrie Kerr                   Student Services                                      Harmony

Jeffrey Messer              Athletics                                                  Slippery Rock

Sandra Mills                 Financial Aid                                            Volant

John Papa                    Athletics                                                  Slippery Rock