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Celebrating Service Awards events to be held remotely

May 8, 2020

celebrating service awards

Each year, UC Merced honors employees who reach service milestone anniversaries in the UC system. Service milestones mark every five years of employment as of Dec. 31, 2019.

Please join the Division of Finance and Administration as we virtually recognize 29 DFA colleagues at the following ceremonies May 18. The events are listed by honorees' department or unit.

1-2 p.m.: Housing, Dining, Bookstore, and Early Childhood Education Center. Zoom link

2:30-3:30 p.m.: Administration Coordination Team, Treasury, Banking & Cashiering Services, Center of Institutional Effectiveness, Human Resources, Procurement Services, and Office of the Vice Chancellor. Zoom link

The full list of honorees is below. In recognition and thanks for their years of service, the Division is collecting stories about and messages to the honorees that we will incorporate in the virtual ceremonies. Please submit your contributions online by EOB Monday, May 11.

Thank you for your contributions toward making this year’s Celebrating Service Awards ceremonies unique and memorable!


DFA Celebrating Service Awards Committee

Celebrating Service Awards 2020 Honorees

Division of Finance and Administration

25 Years

  • Anthony Dean Smullen Administrative Coordination Team

15 Years

  • Juana Christine Dumagan Administrative Coordination Team
  • Pamela Sue Taylor Administrative Coordination Team

10 Years

  • Adrian Del Toro Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Christie Ann Harvey Treasury, Banking & Cashiering Services
  • Angela Dawn Liu Auxiliaries - Bookstore
  • Norma Leticia Lizarde-Rios Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Amanda Nicole Pia Early Childhood Education Center
  • Raul Sanchez Jr. Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Corinne L. Townsend Center of Institutional Effectiveness

5 Years

  • Felidonia Aguilar Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Peter Arroyo Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Mark Joseph Burrola Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Cinnamon L. Danube Center of Institutional Effectiveness
  • Pedro Gomez Meza Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Amanda L. Johnson Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Christine Ann Lima Early Childhood Education Center
  • Jay Lomeli Human Resources
  • Lee Moua Human Resources
  • Sean Patrick Murray Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Ma Guadalupe M. Padilla Mota Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Marcia Patino Human Resources
  • Kevin M. Reyes Human Resources
  • Jennifer Riedeman Treasury, Banking & Cashiering Services
  • Meagan Torres Procurement Services
  • Katrina Trexler Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Gina Vieira Office of the Vice Chancellor
  • Lacee Noel Yokley Auxiliaries - Housing/Dining
  • Sonya Jo Zaragoza Early Childhood Education Center