Women's Faculty Association honors student leaders
The Health Science Center Women's Faculty Association (WFA) held
its annual Student Leadership Awards luncheon recently at the Oak
Hills Country Club. An awards committee chaired by Dr. Connie Mobley,
community dentistry, selected student leaders from the five schools.
Awards committee members were Sharon Barbieri, dental hygiene
education; Dr. Beth Goins, radiology; Dede Matocha, general dentistry;
Alice Gong, pediatrics; and Viola Benavente, chronic nursing care.
The student leaders were selected for their scholarship, service
and professional leadership. Each student received a scholarship check
and a plaque. Award recipients were Amy Tefertiller, Department of
Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Sciences; Kenda Evans,
Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences;
Laura Hudgings, Medical School; Jennifer Pettit, Dental School; and
Rosalie Tierney-Gumaer, School of Nursing.
Women's Faculty Association representatives and
Student Leadership Award winners pictured at a recent
Oak Hills Country Club luncheon are (left to right)
Jennifer Pettit, Dede Matocha, Rosalie Tierney-Gumaer,
Viola Benavente, Laura Hudgings, Dr. Alice Gong, Dr.
Gale Haradon (WFA president), Amy Tefertiller, Dr. Beth
Goins and Kenda Evans.