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Chandler Awards

 Mark Haley, Cynthia Diaz and Roberto Espinoza with Vice President for Student Affairs Keith B. Humphrey. Named in honor of Dr. Everett and Mrs. Arlene Chandler, the Chandler Awards honors Student Affairs employees who are enthusiastically committed to maintaining positive relationships with co-workers, Cal Poly employees and students.

Three Student Affairs employees are recognized annually as recipients of the Chandler Award. The recipients will receive a recognition gift, a $500 stipend, and their names will be placed on a perpetual plaque housed in the vice president’s office.

2023 Award Winners

  • Mark Haley, Campus Health and Wellbeing
  • Cynthia Diaz, Educational Opportunity Program
  • Roberto Espinoza, Associated Students Inc.

2022 Award Winners

  • Travis Raynaud, Career Services
  • Kara Samaniego, Safer
  • Kirsten Cullen, Campus Health and Wellbeing

2021 Award Winners: 

  • Hugo Leon, University Housing
  • Karen Woods, Campus Health and Wellbeing
  • Danielle Johnson, Disability Resource Center

2020 Award Winners:

  • Daisy Castaneda, University Housing
  • Tammy Martin, Career Services
  • Lori Williams, Campus Health and Wellbeing

2019 Award Winners:

  • Daren Connor, Associated Students Inc.
  • Judy Holloway, Student Academic Services
  • Bradley Kyker, Center for Service in Action

2018 Award Winners:

  • Diego Abeloos, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
  • Amy Gode, Disability Resource Center
  • Tyrone Montgomery, University Housing

2017 Award Winners:

  • Amie Hammond, Career Services
  • June Stanley, Campus Health and Wellbeing
  • Janet Tarlton, Associated Students Inc.

2016 Award Winners:

  • Laurie Kobliska, Dean of Students
  • Charlotte Rinaldi, Career Services
  • Kristal Slover, Athletics

2015 Award Winners:

  • Missi Allison-Bullock, Associated Students, Inc.
  • Judy Correia, Campus Health and Wellbeing
  • Rick Salomon, Career Services

2014 Award Winners:

  • Michelle Crawford, Associated Students Inc.
  • Jason Mockford, Dean of Students
  • Laurie Walcott, Disability Resource Center

2013 Award Winners:

  • Greg Avakian, Associated Students Inc.
  • Christina Kaviani, Safer/Dean of Students
  • Lauren Platte, Career Services

2012 Award Winners:

  • Erin Echols, Cross Cultural Centers
  • Sarah Levanway, Disability Resource Center
  • Carole Moore, Career Services

To view other past Chandler Award winners, click here. For information on additional Student Affairs awards and recognitions, visit our news page.

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