Loyola University Chicago

Division of Student Development

Staff of the Year Awards

The Faculty/Staff Member of the Year Award, sponsored by the Student Government of Loyola Chicago (SGLC) and the Maroon & Gold Society, recognizes the extraordinary contributions and quality service of a faculty or staff member in his/her role in fulfilling the mission of Loyola University Chicago, particularly by improving the life of the Loyola student body. This award is the only award given solely by the Loyola student population to a faculty or staff member. It seeks to honor those individuals who have supported and guided students in their personal and leadership development during the past academic year.

Click here for Criteria and Selection Process Information.

2016-17 Winner

Omer Mozaffar (Campus Ministry)


Megan Barry (Community Service in Action)
Devon Cowherd (Department of Residence Life)
Stephanie Decaluwe (Department of Sociology)
Tobyn Friar (Financial Aid Office)
Kristina Garcia (Off-Campus Student Life)
Paige Gardner (Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs)
Wendolyn Gomez (Arrupe College)
Kristin Trehearne Lane (University Marketing and Communications)


Tim Griffin

Resident Director, Residence Life



Tee Adams         

Tim Martin

Janine Myers


Kimberly Moore (Office of the Dean of Students)


Tobyn Friar (Financial Aid Office)
Tim Griffin (Department of Residence Life)


Sister Jean Schmidt, B.V.M.


Tina Garcia
Tobyn Friar
J. Curtis Main
Sadika Sulaiman Hara


Edward Moore, Director of Scholarship, Department of Financial Assistance