University presented its 1999-2000 Staff
Excellence Awards to Shirell Mishoe and Geoffrey Parsons for their
exceptional service as university employees.
Mishoe, a Coastal staff member since 1976, received the Staff
Excellence Award for Support Staff. She is administrative specialist in
the School of Humanities and Fine Arts.
"Aside from having splendid work habits, a positive attitude and
an authentic interest in helping the faculty, staff and students, she
has humbly performed the increased duties this year working with
Interim Dean Edgar Dyer," said Coastal President Ronald Ingle.
Parsons, a Coastal staff member since 1991, received the Staff
Excellence Award for Professional Staff. He is assistant director of
"He establishes positive relationships with peers across campus
and is an effective problem solver," said Ingle. Parsons was commended
for his continuous and unstinting attention to students' needs, and his
willingness to take on extra duties for university projects such as the
Celebration of Inquiry Conference.