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Chancellor’s Excellence Awards

The WSU Spokane Chancellor’s Excellence Awards recognize staff, students and faculty who go above and beyond their normal duties, showing strong leadership skills and serving as a great representative for WSU Spokane, both on campus and within the community.

Award recipients will be celebrated and honored at a virtual celebration on Wednesday, April 21 and Thursday, April 22.

If you have questions, please contact Heather Byrd.

Congrats to the 2021 award winners!

Students

  • Eric Holden, College of Nursing, Leadership Award
  • Stephanie Vien, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leadership Award
  • Shayne Fontes, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leadership Award
  • Tina Dobrowski, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Leadership Award
  • Joel Bervell, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Leadership Award
  • Virginia Gonzalez, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Yakima), Leadership Award
  • Delaney Williams, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Leadership Award and Legacy Award
  • Kellyan Nguyen, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Community Engagement Impact Award
  • WSU Student National Pharmaceutical Association, RSO Community Engagement Impact Award
  • Priyanka Bushana, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Legacy Award
  • Shamema Nasrin, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Legacy Award

Faculty

  • Lauren Thompson, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Faculty Leadership Award (part of student awards ceremony)
  • Barb Richardson, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Excellence in Interprofessional Education
  • Naomi Chaytor, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Excellence in Research
  • Kay Olson, College of Nursing, Excellence in Service
  • Senthil Natesan, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Excellence in Teaching

Staff

  • John Vaughn, Parking Services, Civil Service Staff Excellence Award
  • Chris Booker Sarwine, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Civil Service Staff Excellence Award
  • Jill Wagner, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Administrative Professional Staff Excellence Award
  • Campus IT Services, Department/Group Excellence Award

Watch the virtual awards ceremonies:

Faculty and Staff Excellence Awards
Wednesday, April 21
3 p.m.

Student Excellence Awards
Thursday, April 22
5:30 p.m.