Julie Hensel
Alumni/Advancement

Julie has been GREAT at bringing the alumni office into the age of technology. She knows how to bring crazy ideas to fruition. THANKS!

Gerry Allen
Advancement

Gerry is a perfect example of "humble exuberance." He loves this school and the students that change their lives here. Gerry IS Doane.

Joey Fikar
Advancement

Joey is loving and always helps out. Thank you for entering my CASM reports and treating our workstudies like they are your own children!

Janet Noddings
Advancement

I appreciate your involvement! From the safety comm. to helping plan the holiday party, your eagerness to be engaged this year is evident!

Rick Blessen
Advancement

I appreciate Rick for his quiet, modest heroism. He'll tell you it was a community effort, but his quick thinking will always be remembered

Dan Meyer
Advancement

Thanks for always having a smile and a good story to share, Dan. Our alumni relate to you well because you embody the spirit of giving.

Carol Bietz
Advancement Office

Thanks for teaching us "how to fish" Carol. I appreciate you setting up queries for us to run every month on our own. You are a smart woman.

Kevin Meyer
Advancement Office

Thanks for making the effort to relate well with our alumni, Kevin! Your Midwest charm does not go unnoticed by them.

Jennifer Jorgensen
Advancement Office

Jen has been a superb mentor for the last several years. I will always remember you for great morals, ethics and values. Thank you.

Susan Rocker
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Big kudos to Susan for partnering with the Alumni Council on a student/alumni mentorship program. It will be AWESOME! Thank you!

John Lothrop
Advancement

Big thanks to John for ALWAYS being willing to involve our alumni in as many things as possible. I love your ideas, help, and participation.

Colleen Haack
Omaha Undergrad Program

Thank you for being such a great hostess at the Omaha Chapter Sneak Peak, Colleen. You fit right in!

April Paschall
Omaha Undergrad Program

Glad to see April back at Doane! You have such a warm smile and friendly demeanor when working with our new students. We love you!

Wilma Jackson
Student Leadership

Thank you for planning such a wonderful celebration of MLK day. The program was an excellent example of all of Doane's values.

Rhonda Lake McKercher
Academic Affairs Office

Rhonda did a marvelous job directing the play, The Mountaintop, for our MLK day celebration. It was a moving performance by our students.

Marilyn Johnson Farr
Education

Marilyn's MLK presentation was thought provoking and inspirational. We are so fortunate to have her as a member of our Doane community.

Troy Balltrip
Facilities Operations

Thanks for all your help with the HR Records Project! I really appreciate Troy helping me with moving many, many boxes of files!

Mike Foster
Grounds Services

Thanks for all your help with the HR Records Project! I really appreciate Mike helping me with moving many, many boxes of files!

Norma Huls
Business Office

Norma is such a big help with everything related to payroll. There is never a time she says 'no'. And she always has a smile. Thanks Norma!

Sean Griffin
Residence Life

Excellent job today facilitating the Safe Space training!

Laura Lynn Horst
Residence Life

Thank you for facilitating the Safe Space Workshop today for Faculty & Staff!

Kim Smith
GPS Advisor

Kim, thank you for always agreeing to help out beyond expectation! Offering your knowledge and experience is very helpful!

Raquel Schmidt
Business Office

Thank you so much for all your efforts in keeping the GPS "owes list" under control. It really helped out a lot this term. You are awesome!

Jan Willems
International Programs Office

Jan is one of the most kind, thoughtful persons on campus. She takes care of international students & peers in amazing & thoughtful ways.

Nancy Murphy
Financial Aid Office

The Financial Literacy Task Force has done an AMAZING Job. The number of students on hold is so small - it's GREAT!

Cindy Nitzel
Business Office

The Financial Literacy Task Force has done an AMAZING Job. The number of students on hold is so small - it's GREAT!

Norma Huls
Business Office

Norma is a great person to work with. I feel like she looks out for me and my benefits. She's GREAT!

Norma Huls
Business Office

Norma is a hero with the unfamiliar areas that often pop up in the Kronos system! Thank you Norma!

Norma Huls
Business Office

Norma Huls goes above and beyond the call of duty with a ready smile and limitless patience to find solutions whenever we call on her.

Greg Baker
Bookstore Lincoln

No one works as hard as Greg Baker in the GPS bookstore, and his hard work makes the jobs of faculty so much easier.

Caroline Miller
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Caroline's smile lets everyone know how welcome we are as soon as we enter the building - all of us, students, faculty, and staff.

Angie Klasek
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Is the best ever and always has time to answer a question. She's awesome!

Jay Gilbert
Music

Jay works tirelessly on behalf of the Doane students and all of his music department colleagues. He's such a blessing to all of us!

Frank Chacon
Information Technology

He is always helpful with computer problems.

Alex Reinkordt
Information Technology

A great one to come help with computer problems.

Kurt Runestad
Music

Kurt has done a marvelous job of leading Doane's choral program to a high level of performance. The last choral concert was magnificent!

Tom King
Academic Affairs Office

Tom has been an invaluable help with Blackboard. His depth of knowledge about it's functions and use is terrific. He is wonderful!

Dianne Ferguson
Music

Thanks to Dianne for wonderful accompanying of all students who audition for music scholarships. What a talented musician she is!

Wilma Jackson
Student Leadership

Wilma is a great leader for Doane and her work with all students is to be celebrated! Her programming for the college is powerful!

Pat Bohling
Custodial Services

Pat makes things happen in Gaylord

Karen Kuhn
Custodial Services

Karen is kind, caring and an incredibly hard worker.

Frank Chacon
Information Technology

Frank is kind, helpful and doesn't make me feel bad when I have a technology issue that needs fixed.

Patty Stehlik
Registrar

My day is always better when Patty answers the telephone in the registrar's office.

Marcia Glenn
Custodial Services

Marcia makes Lied a better place to work in a variety of ways - only a few of which have anything to do with cleaning!

Caroline Miller
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Caroline has a welcoming smile and greets everyone warmly. She is very professional and a great asset to our campus in Lincoln.

April Paschall
Omaha Undergrad Program

The amount of work and dedication that is required of April, in getting the Omaha campus up and running, is tremendous. Way to go!

Emily Heathcock
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

While juggling so many tasks in Lincoln as well as at Valmont, Emily continues to excel and has even taken on the teaching role! Keep it up

Chris Craven
Information Technology

Chris is the best! He is always very quick to edit, fix, change many of my daily reports or queries. So glad that we have him at Doane.

Shelly Bowen-Manson
Custodial Services

Shelly is so positive and friendly. She reaches out above and beyond her job duties to help facilitate art student and faculty projects.

Sheryl Skala
Service Bureau

I wouldn't be able to do my job without Sheryl in the Service Bureau! She is always prompt and helpful.

Mike Stehlik
Service Bureau

I wouldn't be able to do my job without Mike in the Service Bureau! He is always prompt and helpful -- and makes a great poster, to boot!

Patty Stehlik
Registrar

Patty Stehlik personifies excellence. Students and staff know they can count on Patty to make any situation better. Thanks, Patty!

Cindy Nitzel
Business Office

I am so thankful for Cindy Nitzel. I appreciate the encouraging but firm way she helps students who need her help! Great work, Cindy!

Kathleen Zumpfe
Business

I am always impressed with innovative ways Kathleen Zumpfe uses resources in her classes.

Denise Ellis
Registrar

Denise works graciously, patiently, and with good humor to help Doane every day. She is much appreciated.

Jacque Pomajzl
OSC

Jacque is a great asset to Doane College. She is very knowledgeable and is always willing to help those around her without hesitation.

Linda Butcher
Financial Aid Office

Thank you so much for going above and beyond the call of duty and helping out when your number is called!

Emily Heathcock
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Emily! Thank you so much for getting the ball rolling on a project that needed to be done a long time ago. Progress! Thanks for all the help

Mary Theobald
Financial Aid Office

Thank you so much for volunteering to help me finish a big project that needed to be done! Finished in record time! Thanks Mary!!

Mike Stehlik
Service Bureau

Mike does a fantastic job keeping on top of all the printed pieces for Commencement. His behind the scenes work is invaluable! Thanks Mike!

Mike Stehlik
Service Bureau

Thanks so much for the quick turn around on the Greek's donation forms. We were pressed for time and you saved the day!

Laura Sears
Business Office

I learned a good deal from Laura Sears this week. Her thoughtful input is wise, insightful, and right on target. Nicely done!

Alex Reinkordt
Information Technology

Alex is always extremely helpful whenever we need his assistance. I really appreciate his dedication to helping people resolve their issues!

Carol Oetting
Business Office

I just want to thank Carol for her professionalism and friendly demeanor. Each time I call or stop by the Business Office she makes my day!

Joey Fikar
Advancement Office

Joey thanks for coordinating the graduation mailing. Your help is so appreciated.

Kelsee Meissner
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

14/SPRG census complete and 14/WIN2 grades verified all in a 48 period. You go girl!

Cindy Nitzel
Business Office

Cindy comes up with great ideas and isn't afraid to share them. She will go the extra mile and take extra time to make sure things get done

Carol Oetting
Business Office

Carol is a dream come true! My job instantly became more joyful with her lovely personality. She is smart, kind and wonderful!

Carol Oetting
Business Office

Carol is a dream come true! My job instantly became more joyful with her lovely personality. She is smart, kind and wonderful!

Zach Boerner
Admission Office

Thank you for helping us put Waves 1 & 2 together! We couldn't have done it without your extra help. We really appreciate it!

Lori Otte
Facilities Operations

Amazing job this week with having to shuffle classrooms, events and staff from the Communications Building! Thank you!

Russ Hewitt
Safety & Security

Thanks for your leadership during the CM building shut down. You lead the team through the process in an effective, organized manner.

Patty Stehlik
Registrar

Patty is a huge asset to Doane. She's given a project and tackles it with fervor. I appreciate all the help she gives.

Laura Sears
Business Office

Laura did an awesome job chairing the LIVE Doane recognition committee. Kudos to Laura!

Todd Keck
Financial Aid Office

Todd, Thank you for enhancing our overall student financial experience by notifying the Student Account Team of New Loans on a daily basis

Patty Stehlik
Registrar

Patty goes above and beyond to serve students.

Raja Tayeh
Institutional Research

Raja did a great job researching program CIP codes and program need in the state.

Harvey McDonald
Grounds Services

Harvey is very knowledgeable and saves the college lots of money by rebuilding things instead of sending them out to be repaired! Good Job!

Hsiu Huei Tsai
Perry Campus Center

Thank you for recognizing an issue with the set up for the Student Job Fair and taking the initiative to solve it. Everything went smooth!

Russ Hewitt
Safety & Security

Great job with the creation of the "See Something, Say Something" by-stander program!

Sandy Koll
Business Office

Sandy was proactive and had quarterly worksheets updated before I could even ask! I appreciated this greatly!

Ned Tucker
Business Office

Every year without fail, Ned puts in long hours and works tirelessly to complete the audit for Doane College. I appreciate his efforts!

Bill Murphy
Facilities Operations

Thanks, Bill, for fixing the a/c in the classroom! Students no longer have to wear their coats inside!

Amanda Smith
Art

Amanda has done an amazing job as Art Director for the new Rall Gallery. She curated a great first show titled, "Retrofit"

Emily Heathcock
Lincoln Undergraduate Program

Thanks for all you do for NTSW at the Lincoln campus and helping raise money & awareness for Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach!

Karen Sookram
Academic Support Center

I appreciate Karen Sookram's outstanding effort with our Chinese students and the faculty who teach during this first transitional semester