2009 President's Staff Awards

Congratulations, Joyce Radovanic and Beverly Walerysiak

I am Mountain Cat Proud to recognize two long-term employees for exemplary service to Pitt-Johnstown and the community. 

Joyce RadavonicMrs. Joyce Radovanic, director of Conference Services, received the President’s Staff Award for Excellence in Service to the Community.  She is actively involved in several community organizations including Richland Community Days, the Salvation Army, Johnstown Area Regional Industries’ Business and Education Consortium, the East Hills Business Association, and Junior Achievement, where she is a member of the Leadership Council.  She is also a member of the Pitt-Johnstown Alumni Association board of directors. 

Mrs. Radovanic is an exemplary individual who embodies the spirit of commitment and dedication that this award represents.  She is a positive face for Pitt-Johnstown in the community, and inspires others through her service.  She began her career at Pitt-Johnstown in 1982.

Mrs. Beverly Walerysiak, office manager for the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center, received the President’s Staff Award for Excellence in Service to Pitt-Johnstown.   In addition to having served as President of the Pitt-Johnstown Staff Activities and Concerns Association for several years, Mrs. Walerysiak is actively involved in several campus projects including: Breakfast with Santa, Trick or Treat for Students, the Family Holiday Project, and Homecoming. 

Her commitment to service and to the Pitt-Johnstown community is commendable.  She consistently puts the needs of others ahead of her own, and is always among the first to offer her time and talent to a project.  She began her career at Pitt-Johnstown in 1974.

We are, indeed, fortunate to have dedicated individuals like Mrs. Walerysiak and Mrs. Radovanic as members of our campus community.  Please join me in congratulating them on their well-deserved honors.

Jem Spectar