Williams College Celebrates Staff Members on Annual Appreciation Day, May 1

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, executive assistant; tele: 413-597-4277; email: [email protected]

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., April 30, 2018—On May 1, Williams College will host its annual Appreciation Day, which honors staff members who have reached milestones in their service to the college. The celebration includes a luncheon for employees completing their 5th, 10th, 15th, or 20th year of service, and a dinner for employees celebrating their 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, and 45th year of service, as well as those who are newly retired. The day is an opportunity for community members to offer thanks to the staff whose contributions uphold the college’s functionality and excellence.

This year’s retirees are Paul Boyer, Gail Burda, James Butler, Kathleen Crandall, Mary Ellen Czerniak, Susan Galli, Nellie Gifford, Pete Haig, Jeffrey Jones, Wayne King, Peter Landry, Joseph Moran, Linda Moran, Mary Pfister, Marlene Rider, Gary Rougeau, Mireille Roy, Karen Ryan, Rick Spalding, Martha Tetrault, and Patricia Travis.

Michael Noyes is celebrating his 40th year.

Celebrating 35 years of service are David Berger, Nellie Gifford, Peter Landry, Glenn Rougeau, Robert Santiago, and Kathleen Therrian.

Celebrating their 30th year of service are Thoeun Ching, Aaron Crandall, Beth Erdeski, David Fitzgerald, Paula Langer, Richard Lescarbeau, Nancy Luczynski, Marco Oliva, Amy Tatro, and Judi-Anne Willette.

Celebrating 25 years at the college are Stefan Berger, Richard Daniels, Thomas Demeo, Kevin Erdeski, Lisa Gazaille, Tricia Koch, Patricia Malanga, Carol Parker, Alesia Parks, Virginia Parks, Stephen Tomkowicz, Tina van Luling, and David Wilson.

Celebrating 20 years of service are Katie Bassette, Scott Braman, Michael Briggs, Karen Brule’, Charles Churchill, Judi Dodge, Maggie Driscoll, Lewis Fisher, Jean Grant, Robin Keller, Jeanette Kopczynski, Margaret Koperniak, Molly Magavern, Kris Maloney, Gabriel McHale, Michael Richardson, Joan Scott, Christopher Vince, and Bob Wright.

Celebrating their 15th year of service are Bernie Baker, Shane Baker, Laurie Barbeau, Chris Cooper, Patti Exster, Amy Filson, John Gerry, David Mangiacotti, Terri Melville, Robin Meyer, David Morrison, Jay Racela, Ronald Rancatti, Douglas Schiazza, Mark Thompson, and John Zustra.

Celebrating 10 years at the college are Darlene Alderman, Jenna Belanger, Yvette Belleau, Bonnie Bresett, David Chalifoux, Lisa D’Angelo, Chris Desnoyers, Lisa Dorin, Carrie Gagne, Danielle Gonzalez, Allison Haley, Conny Isby, Stanley Lawrence, Chester Lewis, Robert Murach, David Parks, Kimberley Racine, Ellen Richardson, Cristina Rosse Baker, Jose Sanchez Herrera, Geraldine Shen, Brad Sherman, Shana Shippee, Roberta Sweet, Brian Teal, Michael Valenti, Audrey Werner, Doug Wright, and Laura Zepka.

Celebrating 5 years of service are Daniel Barnes, Mike Bodnarik, Veronica Bosley, Wendy Coakley, Sonnet Coggins, Rita Coppola-Wallace, Jay Corey, Tracy Finnegan, Mark Florczyk, Lori Garvie, Matthew Harmon, Ricky Harrington, Lynn Hattat-Dean, Diane Miller, Norma Miller, Julie Murphy, Kevin Murphy, Mike O’Connor, Colin Ovitsky, Richard Perras, Jordan Phillips, Katelyn Piaggi, Molly Polk, Carol Rand, Mark Reach, Anna Robertson, Ivy Rodriguez, Dakota Ross, Ikhlas Safa, Pam Senecal, Matthew Sheehy, Jillian St. John, Grant Sun, David Tarsa, Kevin Thomas, and Dave Waynick.


For building locations on the Williams campus, please consult the map outside the driveway entrance to the Security Office located in Hopkins Hall on Main Street (Rte. 2), next to the Thompson Memorial Chapel, or call the Office of Communications 413-597-4277. The map can also be found on the web at www.williams.edu/map