Five UGA employees retired May 1. Retirees, their job classification, department and years of service are:
- Charles J. Buchanan, veterinary assistant, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, large animal hospital, 19 years, 2 months;
- John A. Buckner, computer operations technician III, Enterprise Information Technology Services, Boyd Data Center, 24 years, 10 months;
- Deborah Franco, administrative manager I, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics, 24 years;
- Katherine Howell, registered veterinary technician II, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, small animal operating room, 15 years, 4 months; and
- Alan Jeffers, associate director for facilities, University Housing, facilities, building services, 19 years, 9 months.