Awards & Recognition

Photo of 25 year honourees

The University of Guelph recognizes the commitment and valued contributions of its faculty and staff through formal recognition programs such as the Long Term Service Awards and the President's Awards for Exemplary Staff Service.

Long Term Service Awards

Faculty and Staff with 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of continuous service in 2017 are: 

2017 Long Term Service Honourees
25 Year Honourees 30 Year Honourees 35 Year Honourees 40 Year Honourees
Jane Alexander
Ingrid Alexy-Ferrede
Richard Avery
Patricia Dean
Brent Densmore
Chris Earley
Diana Foolen
Cathy Genova
Linda Graburn
Verne Harrison
Doris Hasson
Douglas Horne
David Kelton
Daniel Kenney
Deanna Lundmark
Martin Madden
Maureen Mancuso
James McGarry
Lynne Mitchell
Kim Mitz
Robert Nichols
Gopinadhan Paliyath
Nick Rao
Brenda Reynolds
Anette Rigby
Gary Roy
Dave Scott
Katherine St. Clair
Jeffrey Thomason
Judith Thompson
Karen Tomchick
Claudia Wagner-Riddle
Nonita Yap
Cathy Beattie
Gerrit Bos
Carla Bradshaw
Dona Brandigampola
Manfred Brauer
Ken Carey
Brenda Chomiak
Julia Christensen Hughes
Elizabeth Copland
Charles Cunningham
Roberta Dawkins
Chris Duiker
Helen Erison
John Fitzsimons
Alex Fretwell
John Fryxell
Doug Goff
Beverley Hale
George Harauz
Greg Hastings
Amanda Hathway
Rick Henderson
Tracey Jandrisits
Paul Kelly
Linda Kuiper
Alfred Lambe
Doreen Larocque
Jamie Lawson
Pek Lee
Ruth Macdonald
Wendy Lynn McGrattan
Robert Mcmullen
Richard Moccia
Nicholas Murray
Elfreda Murray
Annette Nassuth
Daniel O'Brien
Patricia Patterson
Jacqueline Poisson
Roman Poterski
Phyllis Reynen
Owen Roberts
Vincenza Romanelli
Laura Schilbe
Nick Schrier
Sharon Sharpe
Tannis Slimmon
Howard Spring
James Squires
Cynthia Stoate
William Teesdale
Gary Toporowski
Julie Tremblay-Audet
Donald Trout
Glen Van Der Kraak
Philip Wallace
Catherine Walsh
Gloria Weirmier
Joe Weston
Ann Wilson
Lori Wright
Nancy Zuccala
William Bettger
Chris Boyadjian
Charles Cadsby
Anthony Cengija
Godfrey Chu
Angela Davidson
Angela Embro
Brian Ferguson
John Fitzgibbon
Donna Hancock
Lynne Harbin
Linda Hoffman
Lynn Kocher-Wilson
Robert Leighton
Stephen Marshall
Alan Miller
Padraig O'Cleirigh
Gard Otis
Mary Purdy
David Urbshas
Andra Williams
Danny Yates
Marie  Vickery
Marielle Wallace

Fernanda Clark
Bill Clausen
Susan Ellig
William Halahan
Drew Illsley
Lorilyn Mckenzie
David Prescott
Elizabeth Reemeyer
Donna Reimer
John Reinhart
Alexandra Smith
Trevor Smith
Janet Wood


President's Awards for Exemplary Staff Service TBA

The President’s Awards for Exemplary Staff Service celebrates employees who have demonstrated outstanding service to the University community and/or who have made extraordinary contributions to the University community beyond what is normally expected in their job. The award is $2,000 in each of 7 different categories and recipients are recognized at a special annual event.  The seven categories are:

  • Excellence in Health and Safety Award
  • Exemplary Team Recognition Award
  • Hidden Hero Award
  • Innovative Leadership Recognition Award
  • Service Excellence Recognition Award
  • University of Guelph Spirit Award
  • University of Guelph Community Service Award