Classified Employee of the Year

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VCCCD 2019 Classified Employee of the Year

Submit Nominations By November 30, 2018. Any VCCCD faculty or staff member may nominate a Classified or Classified Confidential colleague for recognition as the VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year. From the nominations submitted, Moorpark College, Oxnard College, Ventura College, and the District Administrative Center will each select one individual as that site's Classified Employee of the Year. From the local selections, a districtwide committee chooses one individual as the Classified Employee of the Year. Following endorsement by the Board of Trustees, the VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year's name is forwarded to the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office for consideration for the state award.

Sponsored by the Classified Professional Development Committee and the Classified Senates. For more information, contact:

District Administrative Center: Elizabeth Thompson | 805.652.5541
Moorpark College: Gilbert Downs | 805.553.4852
Oxnard College: Amparo Medina | 805.678.5114
Ventura College: Sebastian Szczebiot | 805.289.6406

 


2018Classified Employee of the Year Award

Congratulations to Dena Stevens from Moorpark College
2018 VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018 VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year Finalists
Recognized by the Board of Trustees

Photo of Board of Trustees, Chancellor, 2018 Classified Employee of the Year Finalists

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

From Left (front):

  • Maiya Rodriguez, Bilingual Student Services Assistant II, Ventura College
  • Connie Campos, Administrative Assistant, Oxnard College
  • Dena Stevens, College Nurse, Moorpark College
  • Victory Kitamura, Webmaster/System Administrator, District Administrative Center
  • Kimberly Ramos, Student Trustee
  • Bernardo M. Perez, Trustee

From Left (rear):

  • Arturo D. Hernández, Chair
  • Larry Kennedy, Trustee
  • Greg Gillespie, Chancellor
  • Dianne McKay, Trustee
  • Stephen P. Blum, Vice Chair

 


 

2017

Ashley Chelonis honored by California Community Colleges Board of Governors

Photo of Ashley Chelonis and Bernardo Perez, Chair of the Board

Ashley Chelonis of Oxnard College
Named a 2017 California Community Colleges Classified Employee of the Year

  • Press Release: California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, 5/15/17
  • Citizens Journal: Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Recognized Oxnard College Ashley Chelonis, 5/24/17
  • Ventura County Star: Oxnard College Employee Earns State Honor, 6/2/17

 


Board Chair Bernardo M. Perez and Ashley Chelonis
2017 VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

Photo of 2017 Nominees with Bernardo Perez, Chair of the Board

VCCCD 2017 Classified Employee of the Year Finalists Recognized by Board of Trustees

From left:

» Linda Resendiz, Executive Assistant, Moorpark College
» Ashley Chelonis, Instructional Technologist, Oxnard College
» Bernardo M. Perez, Chair, Board of Trustees
» Dana Boynton, Library Technician, Ventura College
» Mike Rose, Director, Software Applications & Development, District Administrative Center

 

 


2016

Kerry Mehle

Kerry Mehle of Moorpark College, 2016 VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year. 

 
 

2016 Nominees

Board of Trustees Recognizes VCCCD 2016 Classified Employee of the Year Finalists

From left:

» Peder Nielsen - PE/Athletic Equipment Manager, Ventura College
» Kerry Mehle - Graphic Communications Technician, Moorpark College
» Larry Kennedy - Chair, Board of Trustees
» Laura Galvan - Executive Assistant, District Administrative Center
» Karla Banks - Executive Assistant, Oxnard College

 

 

 


2015

Vance Manakas, 2015 Classified Employee of the YearVance Manakas, 2015 Classified Employee of the Year

Vance Manakas of Moorpark College, named a 2015 Classified Employee of the Year by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors

 
 

Classified Employee of the Year, 2015 nomineesVance Manakas, 2015 VCCCD Classified Employee of the Year

VCCCD Finalists:

» Katy Lyon - Payroll Supervisor, 
   District Administrative Center
» Marcos Lupian - Counselor Assistant, 
   Oxnard College
» Vance Manakas - College Trainer, 
   Moorpark College
» Peder Nielsen - PE/Athletic Equipment Manager, 
   Ventura College

 

 

 


2011

Barbara Cogert

Barbara Cogert of Ventura College received the 2011 California Community Colleges Classified Employee of the Year Award