Employee of the Month Award Recipients,

Berta Pace Berta Pace, June 2010
Pace says working with five departments keeps her very busy. "Faculty and staff and students are always bringing personality and flair into our office. I can honestly say there is never a dull moment."

Max Gilleland, May 2010

CAD/CDI instructor Gary Lamit says, "Max is essential to the functioning of CDI. Without his assistance we would not be able to do the required amount of work to keep the department functioning."

Meet Max Gilleland
Meet Sara Corrao

Sarah Corrao, April 2010
"Sarah has been a real jewel in our office," says her nominator and Director of Financial Aid Cindy Castillo. "She is constantly in 'learning mode' and masters new tasks with enthusiasm. She is one of our webmasters and keeps our Web pages current. She has recently been instrumental in our conversion to a 100% online scholarship application process."

Virginia Marquez, March 2010

"I am passionate about helping students and derive a great deal of satisfaction from the transformation many of our EOPS participants make into successful students at De Anza College and beyond," Marquez says.

Meet Virginia Marquez
Joseph Ng Joseph Ng, February 2010
"He has to be on top of all changes in the laws governing international students and deal with huge bureaucracies," says ISP Supervisor Marilyn Cheung. "This is not an easy job, but Joseph has a positive attitude and always gets the job done."

Sandy Cardoza, January 2010

"She is a team player, puts the student's needs first, and the suggestions she brings to the Learning Center as well as the computer labs bring a high level of efficiency to the setting," says Senior Library Technician Alicia Sustaita-Parsons. "I have seen the difference she makes."

Meet Rachelle Burt
Alerie Flandez Alerie Flandez, December 2009
Flandez's ability to manage day-to-day operations is "impressive" and "exemplary," writes her nominator, Tutorial Center secretary Pat Dowling.

Barry Johnson, November 2009

Johnson says he feels very fortunate in his position. "The thing I enjoy most about my job is dealing with people. I pretty much deal with every type of person, whether they are faculty, staff or students, and it is a great reward knowing I am making a difference in helping people to reach their goals."

Barry Johnson

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