Service Award Program

The Service Award Program recognizes and rewards employees for their years of service at Sonoma State.

2015 Service Award Ceremony

Employment Services is pleased to announce that the Annual Service Awards Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, in the Weill Hall Lobby at the Green Music Center.  307 staff and faculty who have reached a service milestone during the 2014 calendar year will be recognized. Recipients, joined by the President, Extended Cabinet and other members of the campus will walk down memory lane as they reflect upon their careers at Sonoma State University. 

All Recipients: Your personal invitation was sent to your campus email on September 10, 2015.  Your RSVP is needed no later than Friday, October 2, 2015.  (If you are on the recipients list and have not received your invitation please contact Human Resources.) 

A complete list of recipients is available here.

40 Year Honorees
Robert Karlsrud, Liberal Studies
Georgia Schwartz, Student Health Center
Laxmi Tewari, Music  

35 Year Recipients
Lisa Hagel Karns, Northwest Information Center
Karen Pennrich, Seawolf Services
Marilyn Thompson, Music
Robert Wilson, Mathematics

30 Year Recipients
William Babula, English
Michael Brunner, English
Lynn Cominsky, Physics and Astronomy
Margaret Cook-Imoto, Student Admissions
Julie Dinkins, Library Administration
John Goelz, Athletics
Matthew James, Geology
Susan Kashack, University Affairs
George Ledin Jr, Computer Science
Michael Litle, Communication Studies
George Marsh, Music
Saeid Rahimi, Engineering Degree Program
Chyral Robertson, Police and Safety Services
Janet Swing, Academic Advising
Karen Tillinghast, Environmental Studies and Planning
Randall Vincent, Music

For information about this program, contact Human Resources or call 707-664-3100.