As the fall 2017 semester began, Tennessee Tech recognized administrative staff for their years of service to the university.

From the College of Agriculture and Human Ecology:

    Rusty Chilcutt, Hyder-Burks Pavillion manager, 15 years
    Darcey Neyman, human ecology, 15 years

From the College of Arts and Sciences:

    James Ventrice, biology, 10 years

From the College of Education:

    Julie Baker, associate dean,  10 years
    Charles Craig, student success center, 10 years
    Amanda Roberts, student success center, 10 years

From the College of Engineering:

    Donna Smith, dean’s office, 5 years
    Earl Hawkins, Manufacturing Research Center, 25 years
    Suzanne Henry, Manufacturing Research Center, 25 years
    Sonja Higgenbotham, mechanical engineering, 10 years
    Elizabeth Powell, student success center, 5 years

From the College of Graduate Studies:

    Shelia Kendrick, 30 years

From the Whitson-Hester School of Nursing:

    Ben Clark, student success center, 5 years

From Academic Affairs:

    Vickie Copeland, international education, 5 years
    Phil Oldham, University President, 5 years

From Athletics:

    Leveda Dexter, academic counseling, 5 years
    Ashlee Kiser, academic counseling, 5 years
    Adam Graham, assistant athletic trainer, 5 years
    Randi Kaplan, assistant athletic trainer, 5 years
    Sammuel Williamson, assistant football coach, 10 years
    Steve Payne, men’s basketball head coach, 15 years
    Kim Nash, Office of Director of Athletics, 20 years

From Office of Communications and Marketing:

    David Willis, web and digital media, 5 years

From the Enrollment Management and Student Success:

    Jeffrey Norrod, financial aid, 5 years

From the Office of Planning and Finance:

    Billy Sells, academic and client technologies, 15 years
    Rob Finegan, academic and client technologies, 30 years
    Matt Smith, business office, 10 years
    Marjorie Crabtree, business office, 45 years
    Christine Daniels, capital projects, 5 years
    Tracy Black, enterprise application systems, 15 years
    Joanne Longfellow, enterprise application systems, 20 years
    Judy Roberts, human resources, 5 years
    Libby Gays, human resources, 10 years
    Angie Vick, information technology, 5 years
    Yvette Clark, information technology, 30 years
    Brandon Walls, systems support, 5 years
    Dwight Hutson, systems support, 20 years
    Kevin Thompson, telecommunications, 30 years

From the Office of the President:

    Terri Taylor, assistant to the president, 30 years

From Research and Economic Development:

    Mark Lynam, Office of Research, 15 years
    Francis Otuonye, sponsored research, 15 years

From Student Affairs:

    Abby Eibel, counseling center, 5 years
    Christina Mick, counseling center, 5 years
    Ronald Mezime, housing, 10 years
    Rob Owens, multicultural affairs, 10 years
    Ed Boucher, student affairs, 40 years
    Michelle Huddleston, service learning center, 5 years
    Suzann Hensley, recreation and fitness center, 25 years
    David Mullinax, recreation and fitness center, 25 years

From University Advancement:

    Lora Cowan, 15 years
    Tracey Duncan, corporate and foundation relations, 15 years