UNI Administration and Financial Services Division
High Five Award

You are invited to submit nominations for the Administration and Financial Services High Five Award for Excellence. This prestigious award recognizes A&FS Division employees annually for continued and outstanding achievement in the division's core values of service excellence, teamwork, and initiative. By reaching higher and farther, High Five recipients exemplify the ways that all division employees can help the University of Northern Iowa achieve new heights of excellence. Although this award has similar characteristics of the university-sponsored Panther First Award, it is distinctively different, as the High Five Award recognizes behaviors, attitudes, and actions beyond any single event.

Eligibility, Nomination, and Selection

The High Five Award honors staff members in the departments, listed below, that demonstrate a continued and extraordinary commitment to Administration and Financial Services Division's core values. Nominees should stand out as exemplary in one or more of the following areas:

Service Excellence Teamwork Initiative

All permanent UNI Administration and Financial Services Division employees are eligible for the nomination after a minimum of two years of service.

Award Recipients

A&FS Rewards & Recognition Committee:
Steve Pavelec
Facilities Planning
Vice Chair:
Therese Callaghan
Human Resource Services
Mark Fober Financial Accounting & Reporting Services
Sherri Baldwin Business Operations
Ricky Thomas Facilities Services
Ann Kjeld Public Safety
Jenny Hansmann Ex Officio
Employees in the following departments are eligible:

  • A&F Technology Services
  • Business Operations
  • Environmental Health & Safety
  • Facilities Services
    • Facilities Coordination Center
    • Facilities Planning
    • Power Plant
    • Physical Plant
    • Building Services
    • Campus Supply
    • Grounds
    • Energy Management
    • Operations & Maintenance
    • Transportation
  • Financial Accounting & Reporting Services
  • Human Resource Services
  • Office of the Vice President for Administration & Financial Services
    • Budget
  • Public Safety
  • Sustainability