2016 UMW Award Winners

Charles Coleman Memorial Service Award

Charles Coleman was an employee of 29 years who demonstrated pride, dedication, and loyalty throughout his many years of service. This award was established in honor of his dedication and exemplary service.

The 2016 Coleman Award Winner is Tommy Pack, Help Desk Manager.


Richard V. and Rosemary A. Hurley Presidential Commendation

The intent of this award is to honor Mr. and Mrs. Hurley, who have consistently demonstrated a desire to recognize and reward outstanding service of University employees, and who have led by example in their work at Mary Washington.

The 2016 Hurley Award Winner is Allyson Moerman, Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller.


Staff Advisory Council’s Larry Atkins Award

The Staff Advisory Council recognizes UMW employees who are the unsung heroes of our offices.  Larry Atkins was one of the first employees to receive the S.A.C. “We Couldn’t Do it Without You Award,” which has since been renamed in his memory.

Winners of the 2016 Larry Atkins Award are:

  • Barbara Scott – Visitor Center Attendant, Belmont
  • Julia Coates – Office Manager, Historic Preservation
  • John Wiltenmuth – Associate VP for Facilities Services

2016 Nominees include:

S.A.C. Larry Atkins Nominees Charles Coleman Nominees Hurley Award Nominees
Cartland Berge Charlotte Corbett-Parker Keith Mellinger
Julie Coates Kathy Sandor Allyson Moerman
Susie Kuliasha Tommy Pack Marty Morrison
Rose Maddox Kim McManus-Carini Heidi Hunter-Goldsworthy
Sharon Neville Mark Simpkins
Michelle Pickham Corey Patton
Barbara Scott
Nicole St. John
Leah Tams
John Wiltenmuth