Penn State Worthington Scranton faculty and staff celebrating landmark anniversaries of their employment at the campus were recently honored during the campus' annual Welcome Back Luncheon by Chancellor Mary-Beth Krogh-Jespersen, Ph.D. and Director of Business Services Gene Grogan.
Employees celebrating five, 10, 15 and 20 years of service were recognized at the event.
Employees honored were:
For 25 years of service: Dr. Philip Mosley, professor of English and comparative literature, and Mostafa "Morrie" Tossi, senior instructor in engineering. They received Penn State chairs.
For 15 years of service: Margie Williams, staff assistant in continuing education.
For 10 years of service: Mary Hawley, group leader, food services; Christine Healey, assistant to the finiancial officer, business services; and Dr. Beatriz Rivera-Barnes, associate professor of Spanish.
For five years of service: Dr. Russell Casey, assistant professor of marketing; John Drake, director of continuing education; Leslie Fay, lecturer in history; Mary Ann Joyce, library assistant; Tonya Renae McNair, instructor in psychology; and Michele Nicoteri, staff assistant in student programs and services.
This year's honorees receiving their awards are, top left photo: John Drake; award presenters Dr. Mary-Beth Krogh-Jespersen, chancellor, and Gene Grogan, director of business services; Mary Ann Joyce and Michele Nicoteri.
In top right photo, from left, 10-year recipients: Mary Hawley, Dr. Beatriz Rivera-Barnes, Mr. Grogan and Dr. Krogh-Jespersen; and Christine Healey.
In bottom photo, are Morri Tossi, Dr. Krogh-Jespersen, and Dr. Philip Mosley.