Charles Strickland served as NMSU’s Physical Plant director for 45 years, from 1911 through 1956. In honor of his long service to NMSU, the Strickland Award was created in 1997 to recognize individuals who have rendered exceptional service to the organization that is now Facilities and Services.
This award is given out annually to multiple recipients, between at the discretion of the Associate Vice President (AVP) of Facilities and Services.
Criteria: Nominees must be a current employee of NMSU’s Facilities and Services.
Guidelines: Nomination by staff to the Associate Vice President.
The AVP’s Award was created by retired Associate Vice President of Facilities, Glen Haubold. This award is given out annually to one recipient at the discretion of the Associate Vice President of Facilities and Services. This award recognizes an employee for a significant achievement or collection of outstanding work representative of the Facilities and Services’ values, goals, and mission.
Criteria: Nominees must be current employees of NMSU’s Facilities and Services.
Guidelines: Nomination by staff and/or Facilities and Services AVP.
Please send your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ray Martinez Team Excellence Attendance Award
This award was established in 2013 in honor of Ray Martinez who worked as a custodial supervisor for 39 years. This is awarded in recognition for the team that had the highest overall attendance rating for the given year. The Custodial Manager annually gives the Team Excellence Attendance Award.
2015 Winners – Team#1 – Terminators with a 90% Attendance Rate
|Phillip Cordero, Supervisor|
|Abigail Favela||Linda Saenz|
|Alice Gallegos||Lucero Navarro|
|Alicia Ortega||Lucila Jimenez|
|Anita Montoya||Maria Jimenez|
|Bertha Suarez||Mark Berumen|
|Cecilia Hernandez||Mike Vasquez|
|Delia Estrada||Nick Espana|
|Eva Acero||Olivia Espinosa|
|Francisca Cardiel||Santiago Silva|
|Jose Munoz||Sergio Chavez|
|Julian Perez||Sergio Gracia|
|Laura Garcia||Sylvia Magallanes|
2014 Winners – Team #2 – All Stars with a 91.1% Attendance Rate
|Chris Hidalgo, Supervisor|
|Angela Santillan||Lupe Guerra|
|Antonio Aguirre||Leo Nunez|
|Cesar Mauricio||Maria Olivas|
|Dolores Ferrales||Maria Viescas|
|Elizabeth Favela||Maria Elena Flores|
|Eddie Gomez||Michelle Perea|
|Ernesto Gallegos||Rufugio Becerra|
|Irene Roman||Teresa Gates|
|Joe Herrera||Tim Hedgecock|
Years of Services