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Employee Recognition

May 2010

Inside Xavier is pleased to spotlight the University's monthly Employee Recognition Program, which publicly recognizes individuals who consistently reflect our Jesuit mission in terms of being men and women for others, consistently go the extra mile in their efforts and consistently put Xavier's interests ahead of their own. Honorees are selected by the President's Cabinet. If you would like to nominate someone for employee recognition, please fill out our nomination form.

Barbara Harland Barbara Harland, Clinical Instructor, School of Nursing
Barbara is committed to her position as clinical instructor and consistently demonstrates her care for others through her interactions with colleagues and those outside Xavier. Barbara volunteers to mentor new adjunct faculty and lives the Jesuit mission in her everyday life. Each year she adopts a group of homeless children and organizes donations from communities surrounding Xavier to provide them with school supplies, Christmas gifts and Easter baskets. Her life is dedicated to serving others and as a result, she has inspired those around her to value service as well. Barbara is an outstanding member of the Xavier community who always puts the interests of others ahead of her own.

Vincent Lewis Vincent Lewis, Events Coordinator, Office of the Physical Plant
Vincent exudes his dedication to the University in all of his responsibilities as events coordinator. He prepares for events efficiently, accommodates individual requests and always makes sure the space meets expectations in a timely manner. Vincent works with a smile on his face and is an excellent role model for students. He respects all members of the Xavier community through his involvement with Project Search. Vincent has mentored many student interns and provided them with the job experience and skills to succeed in the job market. He always goes the extra mile for Xavier. Vincent is an honorable member of our Xavier community.

Kathann Koehler Kathann Koehler, Director, Office of Gift and Estate Planning
Kathann's work as Director of Gift and Estate Planning consistently reflects the Jesuit mission. As an internal staff person responsible for the mentoring subcommittee of the Women of Excellence Council, Kathann has helped to develop and enhance the XU Mentoring Program for undergraduate non-business majors. Whether it is through brief encounters with students or sitting alongside them at large public events, Kathann demonstrates the importance of networking with a professional. She is a worthy role model who truly exemplifies the Jesuit mission of being a "woman for others."

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If you know an employee who goes above and beyond to make Xavier
a better place for all, nominate him or her using the online form.