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Professional Development Achievements

Ambassador Program (AP)  

Staff members play a critical role in their positions at OSU, often being the first point of contact for students or patrons in need of assistance. The OSU Ambassador Program was developed to enhance the knowledge and skills of staff members who play an important role as representatives of the university and its departments. Participants are required to complete 6 core courses and 10 elective courses within 2 years, the completion of which shows admirable efforts to continue learning and improving their skills. For more information on the Ambassador Program, visit the Human Resources website.

Greg Hogan Ambassador Program

Greg Hogan 2010

Randy Kelley Ambassador Program

Randy Kelley 2016

John Russell Ambassador Program

John Russell 2020

Heather Vogt Ambassador Program

Heather Vogt 2019

   

Val Freeman Ambassador Program

Val Freeman 2021

 

 

 

 

 

                                                       

Leadership Development Program (LDP)

The Leadership Development Program exists to encourage and instill effective and skillful leadership in OSU staff members. Participants add to their department’s organizational success by completing requirements that teach both foundational principles and best practices, making them more thoughtful and skilled leaders. Participants are required to complete 2 core courses and 20 elective courses within 3 years. For more information on the Leadership Development Program, visit the Human Resources website.

Janisue Coleman Leadership Development Program

Janisue Coleman 2015

Greg Leadership Development Program

Greg Hogan 2016

Jerry Petre Leadership Development Program

Jerry Petre 2018

Kim LDP

Kim Southworth 2017

 

Heather Leadership Development Program

Heather Vogt 2021

Jeff Leadership Development Program

Jeff Schultz 2021

 

 

 

Advanced Leadership Development Program (ALDP)

Participants who complete the Leadership Development program are eligible to further their skills through the Advanced Leadership Development Program, which is a calendar year program.

Janisue Advanced Leadership Development Program

Janisue Coleman

2016-2019

Jerry Petre Advanced Leadership Development Program

Jerry Petre

2019-2020

Kim Southworth, ALDP

Kim Southworth

2018-2020

 

 

STAR Award

Recipients of the STARS award are recognized for being exemplary employees and exceeding the expectations of their positions. Winners are nominated by supervisors or coworkers who have taken note of their achievements and wish to honor them as excellent representatives of OSU.

 Kim Southworth STARS Award

Kim Southworth

June 2021

 Heather Vogt STARS Award

Heather Vogt

June 2021

 Jerry STAR Award

Jerry Petre

July 2021

 Randy STAR Winner

Randy Kelley

July 2021