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Student Affairs and Academic Support

  • division award-winners pose with their awards in The Zone at Williams-Brice Stadium

Division Awards 2024 winners

The Division Awards celebrate employees who consistently contribute to the mission of the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support while providing high quality service to students, families and Carolina community members. The Professional Development Team coordinates the nomination and selection process and presents the awards at the celebration each spring.


List of Winners

  • Commitment to Inclusion Award - Sandy Greene, University 101 Programs
  • Commitment to Innovation Award - Eli Scriver, Student Health and Well-Being
  • Continuing Excellence Award (2-5 years) - LeAnne Ryan, University Housing
  • Continuing Excellence Award (5+ years) - Scott Hudson, University Housing
  • Dennis Pruitt Pinnacle Award - Dana Talbert, Student Success Center
  • Excellence for Collaboration Award - Alicia Bervine, Division Human Resources; Coleman Carlisle, Career Center; Sandy Greene, University 101 Programs; Maegan Gudridge, Division Communications and Marketing; Erin Mullen, Career Center
  • Exemplary Service to the Carolina Community Award - Jessie McNevin, Sustainability
  • Graduate Assistant of the Year Award - Julia Ballou, Preston Residential College for Leadership
  • New Professional Staff Member of the Year Award - Tharangi Fernando, Student Success Center
  • Outstanding Faculty Partner Award - Elise Lewis, Capstone Scholars Program and College of Information and Communications
  • Outstanding Service to Students Award - Dan Colascione, University Housing
  • Outstanding Staff Partner Award -  Rebecca Lancaster, Development
  • Staff Resiliency Award - Krystal Reynolds, National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition
  • Undergraduate Staff Award - Evey Konstantopoulos, Leadership and Service Center
  • Unsung Hero Award - Stephanie Miller, University Housing

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