|Angela R. Jackson|
Baton Rouge, La. – The Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center is pleased to announce the two winners of its first Outstanding Customer Service Award.
The winners are Angela R. Jackson, Administrative Assistant IV in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Extension and Curtis Chisley, Research Associate and Interim Livestock Show Director.
“It is with great pleasure that the Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center announces the 2015 Outstanding Customer Service Award recipients,” said Dr. Adell Brown, Jr., Chancellor of the SU Ag Center. “As the outreach arm of the Southern University System, the staff of the SU Ag Center are the individuals who work directly with the citizens of Louisiana and it is important that we honor these staff members who have gone above and beyond to assist and ensure our clientele have a rewarding experience,” added Dr. Brown.
Both Jackson, who has been employed by the SU Ag Center since 2004, and Chisley, who has been employed since 2006, will be honored during the Center’s 2015 Scholarship Gala themed, “Sowing Seeds for Future 1890 Scholars: Growing the Next Generation,” which will be held at 8 p.m. on December 17 at the L’Auberge Baton Rouge Casino & Hotel.
Each recipient will also receive two tickets to the gala and a $150 monetary award.
The 2015 Outstanding Customer Service Award was open to any full-time staff persons employed by the SU Ag Center and/or has an appointment with the Center for at least three years.
Staff members were nominated for the award by their fellow co-workers through an application process that included the submission of a completed nomination form, a letter of recommendation and a written statement describing how the nominee demonstrated a positive attitude and their outstanding customer service performance.