Awards and Recognitions presented for FY2021
(Beginning July 1, 2020 — Ending June 30, 2021)

Congratulations to all who were recognized this year!

The 2021 UGA Tifton Campus Award recipients were unveiled on Tuesday, June 29, 2021. Although we are not able to meet in-person as a campus family at this time, Assistant Dean Michael Toews invites you to read through his campus address that highlights some of the great things happening around us. Also listed are certificates of service, retirees, and graduates.

Awards for Excellence

Award Recipient
Senior Scientist - Research Timothy Grey
Junior Scientist - Research Emran Ali
Senior Scientist - Extension Claudia Dunkley
Junior Scientist - Extension Abolfazi Hajihassani
Teaching Barry Croom
Technical Support - Senior Bob Brooke and Andy Dunn
Technical Support - Junior Stephanie Botton
Service Unit Support Tracey Vellidis
Administrative Support Ashley Golden and Mimi Baldree
Student Employee Samantha Bowen

Certificates of Service

35 Years of Service

  • Anthony Bateman

25 Years of Service

  • Machelle Clements
  • Jenny Granberry
  • Cindy Hester
  • Michael Pippin
  • Glenda Thomas
  • Tracey Vellidis

20 Years of Service

  • John David Griffin
  • Michael Keeler
  • Bob Kemerait
  • Cynthia LaHue
  • Eric Prostko
  • Shane Tawzer

15 Years of Service

  • Staci Mullis
  • Sabrina Sutton

10 Years of Service

  • Eric Evans

University of Georgia Graduates

Fall, 2020

Agricultural Education
Austin J. Barnes

Agriscience and Environmental Systems
Kasey L. Herrington
Jordyn K. Sumner

Master of Agricultural and Environmental Education (MAEE)
Sydney Pinder Robertson

Master of Plant Protection and Pest Management (MPPPM)
Colton S. Moon
Patrick B. Triana

Master of Science (MS)
Kasmita Karki
Tanner C. Sparks

Lavesta C. Hand
Ruth M. Orellana-Rivas
Anna Orfanou
Dimitrios Pavlou

Spring, 2021

Courtney L. Conine
Owen G. Paulk

Agricultural Education
Kaitlyn E. Dukes
Marlyn R. Grantham
Makenna C. Mabrey
Vyctoria D. Solomon

Master of Agricultural and Environmental Education (MAEE)
Callan J. Hand
Alexandra N. Ikner
Laura Lee Williams

Master of Plant Protection and Pest Management (MPPPM)
Jackson C. Cloud
Allison K. Randell

Master of Science (MS)
Lovepreet Singh Chahal
Yun Chu Chen
S. Brad Davis
Owen H. Hudson
Gurjot Singh Sidhu
Matthew M. Stuart


Recent Retirees

  • Ronnie Barentine
  • Anthony Bateman
  • John Bernard
  • Amy Carter
  • Freddie Cheek
  • David Clements
  • Mike Crumley
  • Susan Drawdy
  • Jenny Granberry
  • Gail Hargett
  • Cindy Hester
  • Ronnie Kailing
  • Steve LaHue
  • Robert Marchant
  • Barbara Maw
  • Duncan McClusky
  • Dawn Olson
  • Deborah Osborne
  • Debbie Padgett
  • Michael Pippin
  • Debbie Rutland
  • Katherine Stevenson
  • Gary Whiddon

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