The Annual Service Awards is a Presidential event recognizing employees for their continued dedication and work with the university.
On May 20, Cal Poly community members gathered at the Performing Arts Center to celebrate and recognize 240 colleagues who reached employment milestones of 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years on campus.
Of these employees, 33 of them are colleagues in Administration and Finance and three, Ken Hansen, Jason Thomson and Sean Vink, reached the 25-year milestone.
We would like to recognize and thank the following colleagues for their years of dedicated service.
Ken Hansen, lead custodian
Jason Thomson, lead plumber
Sean Vink, research associate, Dairy Innovation Institute
Yolanda Heredia, accounting technician III
Denise Lazar, administrative analyst/specialist
Valerie Maijala, CMS/CFS finance lead
Paul van Ryn
Merrie Kay Reis-Sterkel