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Culinary Services announces December and January Employee of the Month awardees

Culinary Services announces December and January Employee of the Month awardees

Kelley Dotson (Classified Bargaining) and Deeana Bruce (Administrator) are the December 2019 Culinary Services employees of the month!

Kelley Dotson is the stores clerk in Shively Court.

Kelley Dotson and group

Kelley’s nominator shares:

  • Kelley always smiles and is a happy person.
  • Kelley is organized, responsible and trustworthy.
  • Kelley helped me with my transition to Shively.

A little about Kelley:

What do you enjoy most about your job?

I enjoy the people I work with the most.

What is something most people don’t know about you?

I play the piano.

What is your favorite motivational quote?

“Sometimes we are tested not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths.”

 

Deeana Bruce is the senior catering manager.

Deeana Bruce and group

Deeana’s nominator shares:

  • We are so fortunate that Culinary Services has such a fine and efficient employee as Deeana.
  • Deeana is one of the rarest gems at Ohio University.
  • Deeana is always courteous, pleasant, and extremely helpful.

A little about Deeana:

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Golf with my husband, attend my daughter’s sporting events, cook with and for our family.

What is your favorite motivational quote?

“I cannot make you happy but I can commit to supporting you in the creation of your own happiness”.

What would you share with prospective OHIO candidates?

Be grateful for the many benefits that working at the University has to offer. Utilize the many events that are open and provided for us.

 

Wendy Coen (Classified Non-Bargaining) is the January 2020 Culinary Services employee of the month!

Wendy is the administrative services associate in the Central Food Facility (CFF).

Wendy Coen and group

Wendy’s nominator shares:

  • Wendy is very professional and very knowledgeable about the job.
  • Wendy is reliable and does a great job. We can always count on her to complete her job.
  • Wendy is very dedicated. She always has a smile and a kind word for people when they enter CFF.

A little about Wendy:

What do you enjoy most about your job?

Helping everyone’s work life run smoothly.  From managers to classified employees.

What is your favorite motivational quote?

Matthew 6:25-34, “Do not worry.”  Many of us worry about things we have no control over. I have always found comfort in these verses.

What is something most people don’t know about you?

I love to travel.

 

Congratulations to Kelley, Deeana and Whitney. Nominations are open to the OHIO community and may be submitted via the Culinary Services’ online nomination form.