Award and Nomination Information
The 2023 UCSC Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony was held on Oct. 6, 2023 at The Hilton Inverness in Englewood, CO. Nominations began on Aug. 1 and closed on Sept. 6. Any CU employee may nominate a colleague for this award, which recognizes staff members who have gone above and beyond their job duties and have surpassed expectations.
- Eligibility: All members of staff, including classified and university staff across the four campuses and at the system offices, may be nominated for this prestigious award. There is an execption for staff who have been awarded within the last 3 years, they are not eligible to be awarded this year.
- Award details: Two winners from each campus will be chosen, totaling 10 winners. Each winner will receive a $250 award presented by a member of each campus’ leadership team at the UCSC Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony.
- Award ceremony: All awards are presented in person at the Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony.
Awardees and Presenters from L-R: Kenny Nelson, Kara Bajdas, Carlos Garcia, Tawnya Boulier, Kenny Sisco, Kristina Mendez, Chrissie Bailey, teri engelke, Lisa Testaverde, Ali Faraz, Jennifer Thurston, Ilana Dubin Spiegel, Lesley Smith, Terri Carrothers, Felicity O'Herron, Frank McNulty