News in Brief: UVA Recognizes Outstanding Employees

December 11, 2023
A group of employees stand for photo with Sandridge

Leonard Sandridge, center in the gray suit, poses with the winners of his namesake award for employees who make outstanding contributions to the University. Left to right, Beth Williams, Beth Mehring, Matthew Robertson, Karen Finke, David Glover, Paula Campbell, Jolene Kidd, Jason Freeman, Rosa Bott, Rachel Nauman and Janet Tillage. (Photo by Matt Riley, University Communications)

The University of Virginia recently honored 11 employees for exceptional contributions to both UVA and the community.

The Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contributor Awards are named for a former University leader who dedicated more than four decades to UVA, rising to the post of executive vice president and chief operating officer. Sandridge was noted, among other things, for championing employees and celebrating their successes. 

The award winners for the academic division are Paula Campbell, Jason Freeman, David Glover and Beth Williams. For UVA Health, the winners are Karen Finke, Jolene Kidd, Beth Mehring, Rachel Nauman, Matthew Robertson and Janet Tillage. For UVA’s College at Wise, Rosa Bott earned the honor.

You can read the full story on the University’s Human Resources website.

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