Roush, O’Rourke recognized as February Peer Award recipients
FOR RELEASE: Thursday, February 9, 2012HUNTINGTON, Ind. The Huntington University Peer Award recipients for February are Margaret Roush, director of alumni, and
|Margaret Roush, right, |
with Cindy Geders
|John O'Rourke, left, |
with Mary Zellers
The Peer Award, which began in 2003, promotes acknowledgment and recognition of the outstanding efforts of Huntington University faculty and staff members. Award winners are chosen and recognized each month by fellow peers.
Roush was recognized by Cindy Geders, administrative secretary to the president, because her friendly smile and warm welcome.
"Margi has the ability to make others feel comfortable, for her kindness and compassion, and for listening attentively to others. Her enthusiasm for Huntington University is evident," Geders said.
O'Rourke was recognized by Mary Zellers, costume shop supervisor, because of how he leads with kindness and firmness.
"He is always ready to listen and help with a problem, or give a good chuckle for the day if you need it. He is willing to go above and beyond what is expected with his job, and is well respected by the students and staff," Zellers said.