Nine Administrative Staff Members Receive Becky Taylor Award of Excellence

May 23, 2017 at 11:23 am

Nine members of USC Upstate’s administrative staff were recognized with the Becky Taylor Award of Excellence during the fourth annual Administrative Professionals event recently held at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics.

Receiving certificates of excellence at this year’s evestate and federal regnt were: Samantha Bauer, Office of the Chancellor; Bronwyn Cole, School of Education; Lynda Davis, CETL; Clementine Geter, Library; Joyce Long, Campus Recreation; Lisa Miller, Natural Science and Engineering; Carla Owings, School of Education; Melissa Perry, Student Life; and Valery Vetter, International Studies.

The award is named in memory of Becky Taylor, who died in November 2016. Taylor had been employed by the University for 39 years, most recently serving as a financial aid student services coordinator.

Administrative staff members were recognized for their completion of a series of educational workshops geared toward creating a professional and skilled environment.