Topic: classified staff

Portrait of Holly Samayoa is the Rookie of the Year in the Classified Employee of the Year Awards for 2020
People | February 3, 2021
After more than a decade, Holly Samayoa earned her UNLV degree and now has been recognized as the university's Rookie of the Year.
Portrait of Theresa Boucher is the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year recipient.
People | January 27, 2021
Theresa Boucher, the top 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps her dean's office running while mentoring first-gen students.
Portrait of Colin Tewey is an Admin Services Officer 1 in University Services.
People | January 20, 2021
Colin Tewey, a 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps the stream of mail moving smoothly across campus. On weekends, it's trout-filled streams that call to him.
Ruth McKoin is the third-place recipient in the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year Awards.
People | January 13, 2021
Ruth McKoin, a 2020 Classified Employee of the Year winner, on the 'beautifully intelligent' people who've helped her grow.
HVACR Specialist IV Steven Joseph Sr. posing for picture in front of equipment.
People | January 11, 2021
The HVAC supervisor on upgrades to air filter systems to combat COVID, building a community among colleagues, and finding the "perfect" room temperature.
Portrait of Eliza Hallman, seated
People | August 19, 2019
This executive assistant says the classified staff are the glue that holds UNLV together.
black and white portrait of woman
People | July 30, 2019
Tamara Marino, this year’s first-place President’s Classified Employee of the Year, helps forge partnerships between the campus and Southern Nevada communities.
Rakitha Perera sits with his hands clasped in front of him.
People | July 23, 2019
"So good" describes both the work ethic that helped earn Rakitha Perera one of the President's Classified Employee of the Year awards and his favorite karaoke song.
Patricia Butler with her chin resting on her hand.
People | July 16, 2019
One of the professors in her department describes administrative assistant Patricia Butler as "the sunshine."
black and white portrait of woman
People | July 9, 2019
Joanna DiBella, the President’s Classified Rookie of the Year, makes a good first impression in the provost's office.
Portrait of Elaine Anderson, executive assistant in the Faculty Affairs office, is the Classified Employee of the Year.
People | August 2, 2018
This year’s top Classified Employee of the Year says the most daring thing she’s ever done ended with a thud.
portrait of woman with hands folded
People | July 26, 2018
With retirement on the horizon, this Classified Employee of the Year winner is considering trying her hand at comedy on YouTube.