Barton Community College honored nine employees during an all-college forum on Thursday Feb. 27, recognizing them for their years of service to the college. Awards were presented for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 30 years of service.
Music Instructor Karole Erikson was recognized for 30 years of service to Barton. Coordinator of Enterprise Database Applications Amy Oelke and Graphic Designer Connie Wagner were honored for 20 years of service. Lead Care Provider at the Child Development Center Kelly Feist received an award for 15 years of service. Director of Instrumental Activities Steven Lueth and Campus Safety Officer Joseph Hathaway both began their careers at Barton 10 years ago.
Five employees were noted for five years of service: Director of the Medical Laboratory Technician Program Cheryl Lippert, Custodian Linda Standlee, Technical Support Specialist Richard Unrein, Custodial Supervisor Patty McFadden and Accounts Receivable Clerk Christy Schultz.