BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Illinois Wesleyan University honored retirees and celebrated employees with milestone anniversaries May 2 during the annual Faculty-Staff Recognition Celebration.


Mary Anderson, Physical Plant

Wes Chapman, English

Michele Darnell, Natural Sciences

Arleta deDianous, School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Two employees embracing during luncheon
School of Business & Economics Administrative Specialist Kara Miller congratulates Campus Safety Administrative Specialist Patty Burns, who retired after 24 years of service to IWU.

Scott Ferguson, School of Music

Pennie Gray, Education

Given Harper, Biology

David Horine, School of Music

Tony Heaton, The Ames Library

Carrie Hymer, Marketing and Communications

Nancy Loitz, School of Theatre Arts

Mary Leach, Advancement

Dennis Martel, Athletics

Erin Mulliken, School of Music

Chris Schumacher, Athletics

Robert Schultz, History

Carl Teichman, President’s Office

Bill Walsh, School of Business and Economics

Eric Gordon, Campus Safety

Ron Rousey, Physical Plant

Patty Burns, Campus Safety


Milestone Anniversaries

35 Years

Steve Novel, Physical Plant

Greg Whitwood, Physical Plant

30 Years

Jeanna Brown, Physical Plant

Jenny Hand, Institutional Effectiveness

Bill Kauth, Physical Education

David Marvin, School of Business and Economics

Carolyn Nadeau, WLLC

Tari Renner, Political Science

25 Years

Dan Dietsch, Physical Plant

Talley Gentry, Registrar’s Office

Abigail Jahiel, Environmental Studies

Armie Thompson, School of Theatre Arts

Loni Walker, Biology

Joe Williams, Psychology

20 Years

Cheri Armstrong, Registrar’s Office

Stephanie Davis-Kahl, The Ames Library

Nora Espino, Physical Plant

Seung-Hwan Lee, Mathematics

Rick Lindquist, Information Technology

Leah Nillas, Education

Adriana Ponce, School of Music

Kevin Sullivan, School of Business and Economics

15 Years

Amy Coles, History and Provost’s Office

Mignon Jolly, Psychology

Edgar Lehr, Biology

Mark Liffiton, Computer Science

Andrew Shallue, Computer Science

Chris Sweet, The Ames Library

Michael Zehr, Information Technology

10 Years

Krasondra Brooks, Physical Plant

Loralyn Cozy, Biology

Kyle Schauls, Physical Education

5 Years

Miranda Baldwin, Registrar’s Office

Tyler Brown, Athletics

Kristen Buhrmann, Office of Communications

Jessie Dixon, World Languages, Literatures And Cultures

Amy Funk, School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Katie Gonzales, Sports Information

James Groth, Physical Plant

Libby Haywood, Biology

Robert Irons, School of Business and Economics

Dan Lotz, Physical Plant

Brandon Mueller, Physical Education

Angelica Patino, Physical Plant

Marc Tiritilli, Physics