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Employee Recognition Committee

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Library Objectives

  • To promote good will and improve morale among staff.
  • To develop appropriate, timely and satisfying ways to recognize individual and departmental achievement throughout the library system for length of service, excellent performance, creativity, and working relationships.

Committee Charge

  • Review and consider the work and recommendations of the Staff Recognition and Awards Committee beginning in Fall 2004
  • Establish an ongoing and responsive staff recognition program that is effective and meaningful to Smathers employees and creates direct correlation between the Libraries values and goals and what it recognizes and rewards
  • On an ongoing basis, collect and solicit from individuals and departments throughout the Libraries individual and departmental achievements and milestones
  • Coordinate the staff recognition opportunities available through the work of the Holiday Party Planning Committee, the Convocation Planning Committee, the Staff Picnic Planning Committee
  • Utilize the opportunities provided for staff recognition through other library programs, including Public Information and Staff Development
  • Ensure the committee membership reflects library wide participation
  • Seek alternative means of funding recognition programs and awards, including budgeting for longevity of the program, such as an endowment

Charlotte Barnes
Library West

Aimee Barrett

Neelam Bharti
Marston Science Library

Will Canova
Digital Library Center

Melanie Davis
Access Support

Lori Eubanks

Jennifer Farrington
Map & Imagery Library

Michael Jay

Greg Krueger
Fiscal Services

Peggy McBride
Special & Area Studies

Doug Smith
Caloging & Metadata

Carol Whitmer
Education Library

Barbara Hood
Administration, Development
ex officio

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