The Department of Human Resources

Employee of the Month

To recognize current university employees who have served Kutztown University in an exceptional manner by exemplifying outstanding service through his or her work and exhibiting a positive and supportive attitude.

Nominations are collected from students, faculty and staff, and the Employee of the Month is selected by the Human Resources Advisory Council. A winner will be selected each month and out of the 12 monthly winners one will be selected as Employee of the Year. The Employee of the Month will receive a plaque, reserved parking and a $100 monetary gift sponsored by Dr. Hawkinson.

For more information on the award or to nominate someone, see the Employee of the Month nomination form.

  •  July 2017 ★ Jeanette Forster  

    Employee of the Month
    Please join President Hawkinson and the HR Advisory Council in congratulating Jeanette Forster for being named the July 2017 Employee of the Month.

    Jeanette, Employment Services Manager in Human Resources, has been with the university since July 2011.

    According to her nominator, Jeanette always goes the extra mile and, “does this for every one of our departments with an ever-present smile on her face (or at the end of an email).”

    Upon receiving her award, Jeanette said that she was surprised, and, “Oh so happy,” with being named Employee of the Month. She’d also like to thank her nominator, Gregory Bamberger.