|Recipients of the 2013 Vision Award. Submitted photo|
The Division of Facilities Services awarded its semi-annual Vision Awards, which was held in conjunction with its annual Christmas Party. The party was held to honor the dedication and performance of division employees. Vision Award recipients are presented to Facilities employees at two events held annually.
2013 Winter Award winners include:
- Tim Walker
- Wanda Guyton
- Les DeClue
- Latoya Vanderford
Vision Awards are presented to recognize exemplary employee's efforts based on the exhibition of Division's core values: P.R.I.D.E., Passion in our work; Resourceful in how we work; Innovative in bringing about change in our work; Dependable in our work with others; Expertise used and developed in our work.
All nominations and letters of support are submitted by a coworker, supervisor, division employee or other internal or external stakeholders who have experienced the employee's superior performance and service.
The Recognition Committee of Facilities Services organized this semi-annual event. To underscore the Divisions' commitment to sustainability a food drive and old Christmas lights were collected during the event. As much as 54 gallons of nonperishable food was donated to SLU's Campus Kitchen. Ten bags of Christmas lights were also collected as part of SLU's e-waste program.
The mission of Facilities Services is to proactively support Saint Louis University's mission of education, research, and service by anticipating customer needs and working innovatively and collaboratively with stakeholders in order to enhance and sustain the campus environment.