Each year the Administrative Senate honors three administrators for their significant contributions to Ohio University with the OUtstanding Administrator Award. The award winners are honored at the OUtstanding Administrator Award Ceremony in April and receive $1,000. Previous winners have come from all areas of the University and nominations are accepted from all members of the University community; faculty, administrative and hourly staff and students.
OUtstanding Administrator Award Committee
Chair: Eileen Theodore-Shusta
Administrators: Tonga Cox, Shane Gilkey, Wendy Merb-Brown, Monique Rogers-Dogbey, Andrew Stuart and Cathy Waller
Faculty Senate: Sergio Lopez-Permouth
Classified Senate: Sharon Romina
Graduate Senate: Angie Gibbs
Undergraduate Senate: Vacant To be eligible for the award, nominees must first meet all the following minimum criteria:
- Five years of consecutive service as a full- or part-time administrator at Ohio University and currently serving as a full- or part-time administrator;
- Administrative responsibility at any level (professional responsibility);
- An administrative appointment of nine, 10, 11 or 12 months spending 50 percent or more of time in administrative duties.
Why nominate someone? Do you want to see excellence rewarded? Selection of the recipients will be based upon exemplary job performance and accomplishments.
Three awards will be granted annually. Each award will include an appropriate certificate and $1000.00 in cash to be used at the discretion of the recipient. Funding to support the awards will be obtained by the administered through the Administrative Senate.