2014 Janice Abraham Award Recipients
Cate Lyon, user support services consultant with WCTS, is “unfailingly positive in her support of faculty, staff and students,” one colleague wrote. Another staff member praised her work with student interns (who also benefit from milk and cookies provided by her and colleague Robert Fricke), and said that Lyon “is a natural leader with a take-charge attitude.”
“With a kind and helpful hand and a buoyant sense of humor, Nancy does it all.” Executive Assistant to the Treasurer Nancy Jungmann provides invaluable support to the office of the treasurer and her staff colleagues at Whitman. She is “the go-to individual” for much of what happens in Memorial Building.
Security Officer John DeLaney has recently taken on extra work and leadership responsibilities during a time of transition for the Security Office. A colleague who praised his sense of humor also said of DeLaney: “John has influenced the education of many Whitman College community members –
especially students – by providing warmth and structure.”