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Fifty UGA employees retired Jan. 1, 2018

Fifty UGA employees retired Jan. 1. Retirees, their job classification, department and years of service are:

Valerie Babb, academic director, English, 17 years, 4 months; Sandra K. Behr, administrative associate II, dining services administration, 31 years, 9 months; Elizabeth A. Blum, business manager I, health promotion and behavior, 26 years; Mary Jane Cadwell, payroll specialist I, payroll, 11 years, 4 months; Priscilla B. Carter, academic advisor III, College of Public Health-Dean’s Office, 13 years, 4 months; Louis Anthony Castenell, professor, educational psychology, 18 years, 4 months; Michael J. Castengera, senior lecturer, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, 16 years, 4 months; Wanda Gail Clifton, laboratory technician III, Tifton Diagnostic Lab, 25 years, 3 months; Carol S. Connelly, administrative associate II, Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, 9 years, 6 months; Barry Wayne Cook, IT associate director, VP Office for Research, 28 years, 5 months; Bonnie A. Dials, senior accountant, Northwest District-Cooperative Extension Service, 18 years, 5 months; Sue K. Dove, research professional I, horticulture research college, 29 years; Brenda T. Elrod, director of interiors, Facilities Planning, 29 years, 7 months; Robert T. Erwin, senior public service associate, Small Business Development Center, 12 years, 5 months; Jonathan Peter Fite, business manager III, Environmental Safety Division, 5 years, 9 months; Evelyn F. Folds, administrative associate I, Coastal Plain Station, 24 years, 3 months; Ronald L. Forehand, director, University Health Center, 16 years, 11 months; James W. Garner, application analyst specialist, UGA Libraries-general operations, 33 years, 10 months; Cora Gartrell, program specialist II, Division of Academic Enhancement, 14 years, 6 months; Carol P. Gillispie, phone directory assistant, Directory Assistance, 11 years, 2 months; Terry Marie Hastings, director of public relations, Office the Vice President for Research, 11 years, 5 months; Lynn Hatmaker, medical services coordinator, University Health Center, 11 years, 9 months; Brent Hoffman Hix, accountant, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, 31 years, 6 months; William C. Hurst, professor, food science and technology, 40 years, 5 months; Thomas H. Jackson Jr., heritage communications executive, Institute of Higher Education and University System of Georgia, 29 years, 5 months; Sallie A. Johnson, building services worker II, Facilities Management Division-Building Services, South Campus, 16 years, 2 months; Stan R. Jones, research station superintendent, Southwest Research and Education Center, 28 years, 8 months; Gerard Joseph Kowalski, executive director, housing administration, 11 years, 6 months; Ludlow A. Lawson, IT director, Athletic Association, 24 years, 2 months; Arthur H. Leed, associate general counsel, Office of Legal Affairs, 30 years, 10 months; Sherie L. Lynn, laboratory technician III, animal science research, 33 years, 7 months; J. Phillip Maxwell Sr., groundskeeper III, Facilities Management Division-grounds maintenance, 11 years, 3 months; Betty H. Mayweather, human resources specialist I, UGA Libraries-general operations, 39 years, 9 months; J. Vaun McArthur, senior research scientist, Odum School of Ecology, 32 years, 10 months; Mary Lou Mitchell, building services worker II, Facilities Management Division-Building Services, South Campus, 18 years, 9 months; Dorothy S. Osborn, county secretary, Southeast District-Cooperative Extension Service, 11 years, 9 months; Mary Nell Patman, administrative assistant II, housing administration, 25 years, 8 months; Gary R. Peiffer, public service assistant, Northwest District-Cooperative Extension Service, 18 years, 8 months; Bruce W. Pressley, sheet metal worker, Facilities Management Division-Operations & Maintenance-sheetmetal shop, 29 years, 9 months; David E. Radcliffe, professor, crop and soil sciences, 34 years, 6 months; Elizabeth J. Reitz, professor, anthropology, 38 years, 3 months; Linda M. Sims, accounting technician, Facilities Management Division-Services Department, automotive center, 35 years, 2 months; Arthur A. Snow, professor, economics, 31 years, 3 months; Diane Stanford, graphics technician II, Bulldog Print + Design, 29 years, 8 months; Loretta Stovall, building services worker II, Facilities Management Division-Building Services, North Campus, 18 years, 5 months; Robert O’Neal Teskey, Distinguished Research Professor, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, 35 years, 5 months; Mark Edward Toomey, systems administrator principal, College of Family and Consumer Sciences, 29 years, 4 months; Legail Tudor, administrative manager II, biochemistry and molecular biology, 21 years, 3 months; Robert C. Waldorf, public service associate, Northeast District-Cooperative Extension Service, 17 years, 3 months; and Sarita B. Wilkes, administrative assistant II, student financial aid, 21 years, 2 months.


Editor’s note: Phyllis McCannon, a research professional/high containment with the College of Veterinary Medicine’s infectious diseases department, retired from UGA Oct. 1, 2017, with 33 years and 9 months of service.

Source: Human Resources