ETS Desk Manager receives College Award for Excellence

Joe Robertson Award 2013

COLLEGE PARK, MD (June, 2013)  Joe Robertson, the Educational Technology Services (ETS) desk manager, received the College of Education's Outstanding Exempt Staff Service Award at the Tenth Annual College Awards Ceremony on May 10th. The award criteria were:

- Exceptional performance in nominee’s position.
- Exceptional inter- and intra-personal characteristics that shape the nominee’s
  performance (e.g., initiative-taking, integrity, positive attitude).
- Positive rapport and team work capability with other staff and faculty within the
  COE and University.
- Evidence of dedication to the mission of the COE.

The emcee quoted many of the numerous letters of support, and ETS is pleased to see one of its own honored.

"I am thrilled that Joe received this award, and it is well deserved," said Steve Pragel, Director of ETS. "Joe manages to juggle all of his duties with quiet ease, and remains unflappable despite the fact that he is often contacted when things aren't working properly. Even though he has only been here a little over two years, he has shown dedication to his role and the College."

"It is an honor to receive this recognition," said Joe. "I thank the committee for selecting me and all those who supported my nomination."

For a complete list of award recipients, see the link in the most recent College Bulletin.