Board of Trustees Awards

The Board of Trustees Awards for Excellence are conferred annually to college and university teaching faculty and university administrative service faculty to acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and to encourage the ongoing pursuit of excellence.


Pictured: 2018 Board of Trustees award winners and honorees. 

This year's ceremony will be celebrated on April 17, 2019. The nominees for Excellence in Teaching and Excellence in Service are listed below. Congratulations!

Photo of Roger Boulay


Roger Boulay (Art & Design)
Winona State University
Nominated by President Scott Olson




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Loralyn Kuechle, Ed.D. (Housing and Residential Life)
Bemidji State University
Nominated by President Faith Hensrud




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Theresa Mische (University Advancement)
St. Cloud State University
Nominated by President Robbyn Wacker




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Kari Peterson (Recreation & Wellness)
Minnesota State University Moorhead
Nominated by President Anne Blackhurst President





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Phyllis Webster (College of Management)
Metropolitan State University
Nominated by President Ginny Arthur




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Elizabeth Whitcomb (Student Financial Services)
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Nominated by President Richard Davenport

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