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SBU honors employees for years of service

BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University honored employees with employment anniversary milestones, beginning with five years, during the annual employee Christmas banquet Dec. 3. The employees recognized have given a total of 680 years of service to SBU.

“It is a pleasure to recognize and honor individuals who serve at Southwest Baptist University,” said Dr. Eric A. Turner, SBU president. “When I am asked what is special about SBU, I unequivocally state it is our people. We are blessed beyond measure to serve alongside such an outstanding group of faculty and staff – our brothers and sisters in Christ. This is not lost on me.”

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  • 5 Years
  • 10 Years
  • 15 Years
  • 20 Years
  • 25 Years
  • 30 Years
  • Retirees

5 years

(Left to right): Kevin Marcum, John Murphy, Susan Applegate, Jennifer Maloney, Cindy Todd, Philip Truscott, Abbey Kimberling and Adam Shelden. Not pictured: Kati Clancy, Caira Dortch, Sandy Given, Emily Raymond, Joe Rhoads, Clark Sheehy, Nathan Walker, Ryan Williams and Rick Woolverton.

10 years

(l to r): Donny Condren, Ken Spurgeon, Robert Clardy, Angie Brown-Peterson, Nathan Penland and Levi Bridge. Not pictured: Angie Crites and Tamara Samek.

15 years

(l to r) Revecca Greer, Duke Jones, John Patton and Don Denton. Not pictured: Juanita Boro, Pam Ferguson, Danella Jemes, Jim Tarrant, Terri Wehmeyer and Tim Wood.

20 years

(l to r) Rose Christian and Allison Blamey. Not pictured: Amy Bushey, Jim Cain, Lena Campbell and Elaine Glor.

25 years

(l to r): Scott McNeal, Sharla Bailey and Bill Walkup.

30 years

(l to r): Bob Glasgow, Kevin Hopkins, Kevin Schriver and Jeff Waters.


(l to r): Greg Hill (14 years) and Bob Glidwell (36 years).

*Published: 12-4-19