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.

  •  September 2018 ★ Anne Manmiller  

    Employee of the Month
    Please join President Hawkinson and the HR Advisory Council in congratulating Anne Manmiller for being named the September 2018 Employee of the Month.

    Anne, Academic Department Secretary in the History department, has been with the university since January 2005.

    According to her nominator, “Anne’s mastery of KU’s administrative systems and people lets her nudge us towards new ways to serve our students.”

    Upon receiving her award, Anne was at a loss for words, simply stating, “I’m just trying to get over the shock.”

  •  August 2018 ★ Thomas Robinson  

    Employee of the Month
    Please join President Hawkinson and the HR Advisory Council in congratulating
    Thomas Robinson for being named the August 2018 Employee of the Month.

    Thomas, Assistant Professor in Psychology, has been with the university since August 2001.

    According to his nominator, “Dr. Robinson deserves to be recognized for his compassion as a teacher, the impact he has on students, and being an excellent role model.”

    Upon receiving his award, Dr. Robinson was all smiles and jokes, as he stated that this award, “is such an honor.”

  •  July 2018 ★ Kelly Hish  

    Employee of the Month
    Please join President Hawkinson and the HR Advisory Council in congratulating
    Kelly Hish for being named the July 2018 Employee of the Month.

    Kelly, Clerk Typist 2 in Graduate Admissions, has been with the university since October 2012.

    According to her nominators, “Kelly knows it’s #GoodToBeGolden, and is overflowing with KU pride.”

    Upon receiving her award, Kelly was fighting back tears as she thanked her nominators for such a “lovely” nomination.