Staff Excellence Award
Columbia Gorge Community College (CGCC) and the Columbia Gorge Community College Foundation annually award a Staff Excellence Award to honor excellence among the college’s many dedicated staff members. This award will go to a staff member who embodies the college mission of "...building dreams and transforming lives." It recognizes outstanding performance and attitude amongst the staff of the college.
Any part-time or full-time staff member employed during the current academic year at the college is eligible for the award, with the exceptions noted below. A recipient of the award will not be eligible to win the award in two consecutive years.
The following Executive Leadership Team and staff members: Dr. Frank Toda, Bill Bohn, Will Norris, Lori Ufford, Robb Van Cleave, and Courtney Judah and Sara Viemeister who are part of the selection committee are not eligible for the 2015-2016 award.
All nominations are due by April 15. The selection committee will meet to review the submitted nomination forms and choose the recipient during the 2016 spring term. The recipient will be informed of the committee’s decision in advance of the award presentation at the college graduation ceremony.
Nomination Forms (due April 15)
The recipient will receive a recognition plaque, a $500 award from the College Foundation, and a revolving plaque will be placed on display at the college.