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Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence

The Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence is presented annually to honor two outstanding faculty and classified staff members of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College who have made significant contributions to the College, community, or to improve education in southern West Virginia. Evidence of qualities befitting a recipient of the Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence includes integrity, professionalism, selflessness, commitment, and cooperation.

The outstanding faculty awards were established in 1982 as a permanent endowment by Logan businessman, Nick Savas, for the purpose of recognizing the contributions of outstanding faculty at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College. These awards are in the amount of one thousand dollars each. The awards to recognize the outstanding contributions of classified staff were initiated in 1996. These awards are in the amount of five hundred dollars each.


2013 Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence Recipients


 David Ermold

David Ermold
Assistant Professor of English
Outstanding Faculty Award
  
Steven Lacek

Steven Lacek
Assistant Professor and Chair,
Transitional Studies Department
Outstanding Faculty Award

Sandra Podunavac

Sandra Podunavac
Administrative Assistant
Workforce and Community Development Unit
Outstanding Staff Award

Delbert Queen

Delbert Queen
Lead Campus Servicer Worker
Finance and Administrative Unit
Outstanding Staff Award