Jeannine Curns Distinguished Service Award

Jeannine Curns faithfully served the Business Office of Heidelberg University for forty-eight years, rising from a cashier at the age of 18 to the Vice President for Administration. During her four decades of service, she was recognized for her humility, joyful spirit, work ethic, fairness, and unwavering commitment to the employees of the college. For her faithful and exemplary service to Heidelberg University and particularly for her steadfast dedication to the support and improvement of the lives of administrative and support staff, the Jeannine Curns Distinguished Service Awards are created in her honor. Through these awards her life and her work at Heidelberg University are honored with the hope that they serve as an inspiration for all who follow in her footsteps.

2012 Curns award winners with Rob HuntingtonAdministrative Staff

Congratulations 2012 Winner Cindy Hay

The Distinguished Service Award for Administrative Staff recognizes an individual for outstanding service demonstrated by:

  • Professional competence and effectiveness
  • Efforts to maintain/improve professional skills
  • Exceptional demonstrated initiative
  • Genuine concern for the welfare of the University community

Support Staff

Congratulations 2012 Winner Ronda Winkler

The Distinguished Service Award for Support Staff recognizes an individual for outstanding service demonstrated by:

  • Competency and effectiveness in the position
  • Exceptional initiative
  • Attitude while executing duties
  • Demonstrated dedication to the office and Heidelberg University
  • Notable contributions to improved customer service delivery

Previous Winners

  Administrative Support
2012 Cindy Hay Ronda Winkler
2011 Karen Miller Nancy King
2010 Ellen Ewing Katie Wise
2009 Morgan Hawley Pat Page
2008 Kathy Venema Peggy George
2007 Kurt Huenemann Jenny Shetterly
2006 Barb Gabel Leslie Plouck