Newman bestows annual service awards

Aug 27, 2015
Sister Charlotte Rohrbach
Sister Charlotte Rohrbach

Among the highlights of the 2015 Fall Institute on Monday, Aug. 17 was the bestowal of the annual service awards to faculty and staff.

Director of Mission Effectiveness and Archives Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC, Ph.D., was recognized for her long-term commitment to Newman University of 35 years. In her three and a half decades at Newman, Rohrbach has served in many capacities, including history professor, academic dean, alumni director, campus ministry director, service learning director, study abroad director, chief operating officer and interm president. Rohrbach received a standing ovation from her co-workers as she came to the podium to accept her award.

Also recognized for their 25 years of service to Newman were Director of On-Line Curriculum and Instructional Technology Sandra Hambrick, Associate Director for Admissions Processing Linda Sabala, M.S.Ed., and Transcript Analyst Bonnie Setzkorn.

Other service award recipients were:

20 Years
Bryan Dietrich, Ph.D., Professor of English
Christine Werth, Assistant Registrar

15 Years
Sue Ellen Gardner, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Social Work
Gloria Hegge, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Social Work

10 Years
Juanita Alarcon, Administrative Assistant, School of Education
Don Farquahar, Women’s Golf Coach
Father Joe Gile, S.T.D., Dean of Graduate and Continuing Studies
Kelly McFall, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History
John Moragues, M.S.W., Associate Professor of Social Work
Kent Notestine, Men’s Golf Coach
Maureen Rohleder, Assistant Director of Athletics
Sonya Santiago, Admissions Processing Assistant
Ryan Smith, Head Wrestling Coach
Yangchen (Austin) Zawadzki, Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions
Deanne Zogleman, B.M.E., Instructor of Choral Music

5 Years
Victor Garcia-Bebek, Women’s Head Soccer Coach
Rebecca Haas, Financial Aid Counselor
Stacie Niemann, Administrative Assistant, School of Nursing
Alan Oberley, M.S., Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Kara Schwinn, Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Brian Wells, Maintenance Technician