January: Kay Johnson
Kay is awesome. Anytime I see her she is busy beautifying the campus. Awhile back we had some important visitors coming to campus to meet with the President and upkeep of 2nd floor McFarland had been relaxed since it was over break and Building Services workers were on vacation. I asked Facilities Services if anyone would be available to help tidy up immediately. Kay came right over, supplies in hand. Kay cleaned, mopped floors, vacuumed, emptied trash, and even cleaned the windows on the front door. She was pleasant and happy to help. She commented it was just like at home and necessary to polish up for the company coming. I have noticed Kay is always pleasant and takes pride in her work. This is something that makes a VCSU Difference Maker. Somehow the thank you I have her did not seem like enough – perhaps this BIG thank you will make a difference.
February: Mark Potts
Enrollment Services is very appreciative of Mark for stepping up and helping complete various projects needed for promoting the university. One example is that of our yearly viewbook, where Mark provided great feedback and encouragement to complete the job. When we had the impulsive idea of creating a Christmas video for prospective students, Mark graciously helped set this up and made it all happen in a very short time. Mark has been a Difference Maker to us and we are thankful for his dedication and expertise.
March: Nicki Brockopp
The Library would like to nominate Nicki Brockopp from the Business Office as our Difference Maker. Nicki is always cheerful and helpful, even when we are asking dumb questions (sometimes for the third or fourth time)! We always know we can count on her.