2014 Spring Roar Award Recipients

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2014 Top Tier Award Winners

Stephanie Joseph Spirit Award


In honor of Stephanie Joseph, a Team Mizzou member who despite her battle with cancer remained positive and full of promise. This award, presented for the first time in 2008, is awarded to a Team Mizzou member who helps create a positive atmosphere at MizzouRec.

Amanda Hobbs


Member Services
RecSports
TMAC

Kelly Needham Journey Award


In honor of Kelly Needham, this award will recognizes a Team Mizzou member who, like Kelly did, embraces their journey at MizzouRec, understanding that the experience is more than just a job, and utilizes the opportunities available to them to better not only themselves, but Team Mizzou as well.

Marcus Jackson


Facilities

Anton J. Stankowski Achievement Award


The Anton J. Stankowski Achievement Award was created specifically to recognize extreme dedication to the values of the department and to Team Mizzou. The recipient of this award has been a significant contributor throughout their time with Team Mizzou.

Ryan Frederking


Facilities

Chester L. Brewer Leadership Award


The Chester L. Brewer award is presented to a Team Mizzou member who has demonstrated leadership in the spirit of the Chester L. Brewer – someone who has been an outstanding performer and provided outstanding leadership not only to MizzouRec but also to the campus community.

Bret McCann


Events

Gideon F. Rothwell Service Award


The Gideon F. Rothwell award is presented to a Team Mizzou member who is a role model and provided exemplary service, mirroring the spirit of service of GF Rothwell to the university and excellence in communicating the MizzouRec mission and vision to the campus and the community.

Nicole Ward


TigerX
Member Services

Scott Meyer


MWB
Club Sports

Daniel J. Shipp Creative and Technical Excellence Award


The Daniel J. Shipp award is presented to a member of Team Mizzou for superior efforts in either creative marketing and/or technological pursuits within the department. The recipient of the award has made significant contributions through the impactful application of media support systems at MizzouRec.

Tom Krull


Aquatics

Dahlmann Excellence Award


As the highest award, the Director’s Award is given to one individual who best exemplifies the vision and the mission of MU Rec Services and Team Mizzou, as well as consistently performed outstanding service in a variety of essential capacities.

Caroline Michler


zouLIFE

2014 Team Mizzou Scholars

Team Mizzou Scholarships are awarded to Team Mizzou members at Spring Roar each year. The purpose of the Team Mizzou Scholarship program is to not only recognize work excellence, but to provide financial assurances to a select number of Team Mizzou students as they pursue academic excellence.

Kylie Karam


Member Services
$5,000 Scholarship

Jordan Liekweg


Creative
$5,000 Scholarship

Stuart Baker


Aquatics
$10,000 Scholarship

Aaron Esterle


Sports & Competition
$10,000 Scholarship

Brian Jochems


Lifetime Health & Performance
$10,000 Scholarship

Employee of the Year

This award recognizes one superior individual from each area of Team Mizzou who has achieved a high level of personal development and participates departmentally beyond normal expectations. This individual also contributes creatively to the team and displays cooperation, teamwork and loyalty within the department.

Murray Hildestad


Aquatics

David Freyermuth


Creative

Taylor Reger


Facilities

Brett Bange


Member Services

Chris Meador


Sports & Competition

Caroline Thompson


Aquatics

Maggie Imperiale


Events

Arleigh Atkinson


Lifetime Health & Performance

Joe Grotha


Member Services

Angela Seley


Sports & Competition

Kelly Oman


Aquatics

David LeBeaume


Facilities

Melissa Grelle


Lifetime Health & Performance

Robbie Jezik


Sports & Competition

Emerging Leaders

This award recognizes one individual from each area of Team Mizzou. The award is given to and individual who has spent less than one year with Team Mizzou, or within a particular position, but demonstrates strong leadership skills and the ability to take on additional responsibilities. The individual receiving this award has established themselves as a core member of Team Mizzou with potential to move into a leadership position.

Cole Cade


Aquatics

Micheala Sosby


Creative

Gabriel Riekhof


Facilities

Vince Van Haute


Lifetime Health & Performance

Alex Bucz


Sports & Competition

Matt Greenfield


Aquatics

Mel Egas


Events

Kevin Sullivan


Facilities

Landon Burke


Member Services

Aaron Esterle


Sports & Competition

Kylee Groon


Aquatics

Robert James


Facilities

Kelsey Kraemer


Lifetime Health & Performance

Kylie Karam


Member Services

Ryan Patterson


Sports & Competition

Megan Hill


Aquatics

Mark Mayerhoefer


Facilities

Katie Potter


Lifetime Health & Performance

Joe Strnad


Member Services

Kevin Raher


Sports & Competition

Pride of Team Mizzou

This award recognizes those team members who demonstrate understanding of the vision & mission of the Team Mizzou program. They exhibit style and influence to motivate those with whom they interact, perform assigned tasks in an exemplary fashion, and inspire other employees to improve. These team members execute outstanding reliability and cooperation toward departmental goals and make tangible contributions impacting departmental programs.

Zach Amos


Aquatics

Mackenzie Paull


Aquatics

Lisa Dedloff


Facilities

Carrie Lehmann


Facilities

Brett Bange


Member Services

Brendan Fournie


Sports & Competition

Ryan Bowman


Aquatics

Rexly Penaflorida


Aquatics

Cody Distler


Facilities

Nick Moore


Facilities

Bre Bradley


Member Services

Jake Fulks


Sports & Competition

Cole Cade


Aquatics

Britteny Pfleger


Aquatics

Kelleen Donahue


Facilities

Craig Moore


Facilities

Joe Grotha


Member Services

Joey Gorla


Sports & Competition

Claire Cole


Aquatics

Grace Ruklick


Aquatics

Zach Fetter


Facilities

Taylor Reger


Facilities

Kylie Karam


Member Services

Jeremy Hershey-Nexon


Sports & Competition

Mason Coyle


Aquatics

Epiphani Simmons


Aquatics

Ryan Frederking


Facilities

Logan Reser


Facilities

Courtney Lintker


Member Services

Robbie Jezik


Sports & Competition

Emily Estes


Aquatics

Katie Smith


Aquatics

Abby Gray


Facilities

Gabriel Riekhof


Facilities

James Militello


Member Services

Luke Landolt


Sports & Competition

Mallory Frey


Aquatics

Dustin Clayton


Events

Chris Harrington


Facilities

Emily Willenborg


Facilities

Jared Reynolds


Member Services

AJ Messmer


Sports & Competition

Meredith Harrison


Aquatics

Bruce Dougherty


Events

Logan Hepburn


Facilities

Zac Wilson


Facilities

Courtney Schier


Member Services

Tricia Morgan


Sports & Competition

Mackenzie Kafka


Aquatics

Max Dougherty


Events

Jason Ingalls


Facilities

Derik Kincaid


LHP

Cori Sobota


Member Services

Tom Krull


Aquatics

Maggie Imperiale


Events

Marcus Jackson


Facilities

Laura McAndrews


LHP

Claire Taylor


Member Services

Sarah Laney


Aquatics

Lauren Snobl


Events

Tiffany Jerrod


Facilities

Kayla Muldoon


LHP

Kaley Boeckmann


Sports & Competition

Kelly Oman


Aquatics

Je’Von Adams-Walker


Facilities

Fannie Jones


Facilities

Laura Zambrana


LHP

Aaron Esterle


Sports & Competition

Service Excellence

This award recognizes team members who demonstrate extraordinary efforts in customer service or program/facility preparation. They demonstrate initiative and a willingness to go that extra mile to get things done and they extend themselves appropriately to members and guests. These team members’ exhibit teamwork within the entire department and are utilized in at least two program areas. They may also contribute to Team Mizzou through committee, event, or activity participation.

Melanie Barbour


Facilities, Member Services

Jody Gerth


LHP, Member Services

Matt Magana


Aquatic Events, TMAC

Ryan Patterson


RecSports, Member Services

Mallory Stellhorn


Events, Personal Training

Lauren Baumstark


Facilities, RecSports

Kylee Groon


Aquatic Events, Member Services

Sara Maslar-Donar


Member Services, zouLIFE

Steve Piedimonte


RecSports, Facilities

Ana Stock


Strength & Conditioning, Brewer Station

Alyssa Black


Facilities, RecSports

Malcom Hayden


Facility Lead, Brewer Station

Chris Meador


RecSports, Club Sports

Katie Potter


Facilities, Personal Training

Caroline Thompson


Aquatic Operations & Programs

Claire Boston


Aquatic Operations & Programs

Liz Henderson


Facilities, Member Services

Scott Meyer


MWB, Club Sports

Matt Schmeling


Aquatics, Team Mizzou Leadership

Nicole Ward


TigerX, Member Services

Bridgit Bowden


LHP, TMAC

Henry Hermes


Facilities, TMAC

Caroline Michler


zouLIFE, MRN Writer

Hannah Schmitz


Aquatics, Facilities

Alyssa Weatherly


RecSports, Member Services

Emily Dixon


Events, Sports & Competition

Murray Hildestad


Aquatic Operations, TMAC

Katie Miller


TigerX, LeisureU

Karin Seley


Club Sports, Aquatics

Colin Williams


Member Services, zouLIFE

Delan Ellington


Aquatic Operations & Programs

Megan Hill


Aquatic Events & Programs

Brett Moen


Facilities, RecSports

Angela Seley


Club Sports, Aquatics, TMAC

Hannah Zara


zouLIFE, TMAC

Sarah Freyman


Member Services, zouLIFE

Amanda Hobbs


Member Services, RecSports, TMAC

Sophia Mullineaux


Member Services, Team Mizzou Leadership

Jen Snawder


TigerX, Member Services

Jessi Garrison


Member Services, zouLIFE

Brian Jochems


LHP, Facilities

Theresa Mullineaux


Member Services, TMAC

Mike Sojka


Member Services, TMAC