Dean's award

2016 Winner

Julie Bell, Systems Adminstrator

Julie Bell, Systems Administrator, is the 2016 Dean’s Award winner. According to her nominator, “Julie has worked many years in a field where new trends, technologies, and security concerns emerge almost daily. Despite these challenges, she balances an immense workload and has served the Libraries through interim departmental supervisor, mentoring and infrastructure improvements. She remains dedicated, and her positive attitude is infectious.

2015 Winner

Darchelle Martin, Public Relations Officer

Darchelle is highly organized and prepares for all the events and promotions with extreme professionalism. Whether it’s soliciting donations, scheduling staff, or rallying students, she is an effective and ideal ambassador for our organization. Under Darchelle’s leadership, K-State Libraries remain a lively part of campus-wide events. The Friends of the K-State Libraries have had multiple successful galas during Darchelle’s tenure, including last year’s event which set a new fundraising record.

Previous Winners

2016 Julie Bell

2015 Darchelle Martin

2014 Janice Barrons

2013 Renee Gates

2012 Mary Bailey

2011  Harish Maringanti

2010   Rachel Crocker

2009   Roberta Johnson