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Special Luncheon Honors BMCC Faculty and Staff with 20 to 50 Years of Service

April 21, 2016

The annual Faculty and Staff Recognition ceremony and luncheon was held April 21 in the 13th floor Fiterman Hall Conference Center to honor those who have provided service to BMCC for 20 to 50 years.

The event was sponsored by BMCC President Antonio Pérez and the Office of Academic Affairs, including Karrin Wilks, Provost and Senior Vice President; Erwin J. Wong, Dean for Academic Programs and Instruction; Christopher Schultz, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness and Strategic Planning; Jim Berg, Associate Dean of Faculty and Janice Zummo, Assistant Dean for Academic Support Services.

Dean Berg presented opening remarks, followed by greetings from Provost Wilks. President Pérez spoke in recognition of the honorees, who were called to the podium individually to receive a special gift.

Professor Caroline Pari-Pfisterer, who was recognized for her 20 years of service said, “Coming to work is like being on vacation. I enjoy it here very much. I love working with my colleagues and working with our students. Here’s to the next 20 years.”

Recognized for 20 Years of Service at BMCC

Nkechi Agwu, Mathematics

Lisa Rose, Social Sciences, Human Services and Criminal Justice

Christopher Salami, Science

Faisel Adem, Science

Tanoai Williams, Registrar

Sidney Askew, Accounting

Katherine Conway, Business Management

Peter Hollerbach, Art & Music

Caroline Pari-Pfisterer, English

Linda Herring, Tribeca Performing Arts Center

Recognized for 25 Years of Service at BMCC

Kenneth Levinson, Academic Literacy and Linguistics

Recognized for 30 Years of Service at BMCC

Juana Rodriguez, Allied Health Sciences

Ralph Buxton, Financial Aid

Juliet Emanuel, Academic Literacy and Linguistics

Harry Kleinman, Accounting

Carlos Linares, Computer Information Sciences

Guadalupe Campos, Business Management

Jocelyn Samuel, Business Management

Recognized for 35 Years of Service at BMCC

Marva Craig, Vice President of Student Affairs

Robin Durant, Accounts Payable

Manuel Hernandez, Accounting

Michael Nazzaro, Allied Health Sciences

Fred Lane, Financial Aid

Amparo Lopez-Moreno, Human Resources

Recognized for 50 Years of Service at BMCC

Frank Navas, Accounting

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  • Annual ceremony and luncheon honors individuals who have taught or worked at BMCC for 20 to 50 years
  • Event is sponsored by BMCC President Antonio Perez and the Office of Academic Affairs
  • Accounting Professor Frank Navas honored for 50 years of service; others honored for 20, 25, 30 and 35 years

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