MANSFIELD - Seventeen Mansfield University faculty and staff were honored as 2013-14 outstanding senior mentors at a reception in April.
They were recognized by MU's outstanding senior nominees for being a positive influence on them and having mentored them as a student and future professional. Each honoree received a certificate and a copy of the nominating letter from the student.
The Outstanding Senior Award was presented at commencement on May 10.
The honorees and the students who nominated them are:
Dia Carleton, human resources, nominated by Lillian Hines.
Frank Chua, history, philosophy and political science, nominated by Justin Grubb.
Rob Clark, social work, sociology and anthropology, nominated by Kelsey Rebovich.
Mary Daly, social work, sociology and anthropology, nominated by Elizabeth Farnham.
Scott Davis, chemistry and physics, nominated by Tyler Stauffer.
Russ Dodson, geology and geography, nominated by Shannon Rebinski.
Christina Hale, TRiO student support services, nominated by Matthew Berkowitz.
Andy Havalchak, business and economics, nominated by Taryn Schawillie.
Shawndra Holderby, history, philosophy and political science, nominated by Coty Behanna.
John Kirby, biology, nominated by Robert Davis.
Gopalan Kutty, business and economics, nominated by Mitchell Isenecker.
Susan Laib, music, nominated by Jenna Alderman.
Robert Maris, biology, nominated by Leah Fuerst.
Louise Sullivan-Blum, English and modern languages, nominated by Rachel Sterling.
David Wetzel, music, nominated by Jay Biernat.
Kathy Wright, health sciences, nominated by Ashley Bronston.
Sue Young, communication, nominated by Warren Bubb.