Congratulations to This Week’s Service Plan of Recognition Recipients

We are proud to name this week’s Service Plan of Recognition awardees for their extraordinary work as Chapman responds to COVID-19. Each staff and administrator selected embodies the dedication and integrity that continues to drive and strengthen Chapman University. 

For information on how to nominate employees, read this article about the New Service Recognition Plan.

This week’s recipients are: 

Ed Blatchford, associate director, Facilities Management

Ruben Medina, assistant director, Facilities Management

Danny Reilly, project manager, Property Management

Ed, Ruben, and Danny have instrumental in deploying Chapman’s return to campus signage program. Their commitment to the program and its message can be seen in every facility they touched. – Rick Turner

Sean Orrett, client services technician, IS&T

Sean takes excellent care of everyone. He is both courteous and persistent in resolving all issues in this complicated environment.  Thank you for a job well done!! – Helen Norris

Sarem Yadegari, tech hub manager, IS&T

Faculty have told me how much they appreciate all that Sarem does to help them.  Having his support has really taken the edge off teaching online for faculty. They report to me that he has made a very tough situation much more bearable. – Helen Norris

Erik Gomez, classroom technology engineer, IS&T

Erik has spent the first weeks of the semester reprogramming AV control systems. He patiently works through each challenge until the systems function well. He’s a great problem solver and works diligently for an ideal solution. – Helen Norris

Sandra Rogoff, office of research coordinator, Office of Research

Sandra has done a great job during COVID-19 and has helped to accommodate faculty needs.  She is responsible for internal grants program, (including the COVID-19 Rapid Response Program. Her contribution at Chapman is so much appreciated. – Tom Piechota