President's Meritorious Service Awards

Association of Former Students

The University President will present these prestigious awards to recognize 25 outstanding individuals, two outstanding teams and two supervisors for demonstrating their commitment to the Aggie core values of respect, excellence, leadership, loyalty, integrity and selfless service. Eligibility for this prestigious award is extended to employees of Chartwells and SSC Services for Education who are members of our extended Aggie Family.

All University employees, as well as SSC/Chartwells employees, are invited to participate in the virtual award ceremony as we recognize these outstanding staff members.

Please join us in recognizing the winners of the 2021 President's Meritorious Service Awards and in congratulating them for their selfless service to Texas A&M University.

 2021 Award Ceremony - held April 19, 2021


Congratulations to the 2021 Award Recipients!

Individual Award Recipients

  • Jaime Andres '14, Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Zuleika Carrasco-Martinez, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
  • Ed Casto, Utilities and Energy Services, Division of Finance and Operations
  • Sandra Church, SHRM-CP, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
  • Christopher W. Diem '05, Office of Student Affairs, College of Medicine
  • Sharon Esparza, Department of Mathematics, College of Science
  • Clarice Fulton, Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communications, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • Deb Griffin, Student Conduct Office, Division of Student Affairs
  • Maggie Guzman, Department of Residence Life, Division of Student Affairs
  • Dana J. Hernandez, Department of Public Health Studies, School of Public Health
  • Sandra Horton, Department of Chemistry, College of Science
  • Maria Jaramillo, MS, Office of the Dean, Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy
  • Kay B. Keefer, Sponsored Research Services, Division of Research
  • Kris L. May, Ph.D., Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
  • Jennifer Merrywell, Office of the Dean, School of Law
  • Jamie Ryan Neff, Office of the Dean, College of Education & Human Development
  • Meagan Orsag, Ph.D., '04, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education & Human Development
  • Sherry B. Parker, Department of Marine and Coastal Environmental Science, Texas A&M Galveston Campus
  • Sarah Shivers, Chartwells
  • Melanie L. Upton, ’00, Office of Strategy Management, Division of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness
  • Bradley Urbanczyk '97, Environmental Health & Safety, Division of Finance and Operations
  • Yolanda Veals, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Tommie Ward, Office of the Dean, College of Architecture
  • Janie Lois Williams '98 & '18, Athletics
  • Nick Wilson ‘15, Division of Marketing and Communications

Supervisor Award Recipients

  • Tracy Cullen, Office of the President
  • Ralph Davila, Facilities and Dining Administration, Division of Finance and Operations

Team Award Recipients

  • Appelt Aggieland Visitor Center, Division of Enrollment and Academic Services:
    Maritza Bailey, Kalee Castanon and Jearlene L. Talbert
  • Education Abroad Team, Undergraduate Studies:
    Remy M. Ball, M.S., Corinne C. Beverly, Melissa T. Burns, Caleb Chapman, Drew Crawford, Erin A. Kibler, Catherine Martin, Jessica Meado, Pascale M. Parker, Melanie Glees Rogers, Irene Sharon Scott, Orié Varner, Amaris Vázquez Vargas, and Trisha Winkle