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2012 Recipient and Nominees

State Center Community College District Board of Trustees and State Center Community College Foundation are pleased to announce the winners of the

Dr. Bill F. Stewart Achievement of Excellence Award



Mike Dana

Mike Dana
Instructor, Fine, Performing and Communications Arts Division
Music Department
Fresno City College

Dr. Terry Kershaw

Dr. Terry Kershaw
Campus President,
Willow International
Community College Center

and Vice Chancellor,
North Centers

The Dr. Bill F. Stewart Achievement of Excellence Award annually honors a district employee who best exemplifies qualities in leadership, innovation, vision, and hard work; qualities inspired by Dr. Stewart during his tenure as Chancellor of State Center Community College District. This year there was a tie for this award: Mike Dana and Dr. Terry Kershaw. Mike and Terry are extraordinary examples of employees who go beyond-the-call-of-duty to demonstrate excellence within our district. Both will be honored with this prestigious award at their respective Employee Recognition Ceremony.

The following candidates were nominated for this award and will be presented with a certificate in recognition of their nomination and outstanding contributions to the district at their respective Employee Awards Ceremony:

  • Kathy Bonilla
    Public Information Office
    Fresno City College
  • Clara Marchbanks
    Office of Instruction
    Madera Center
  • Jan Dekker
    Math, Engineering & Computer Sciences,
    Science, & Health Sciences Division
    Reedley College
  • Ashok Naimpally
    Math, Science and Engineering Division
    Fresno City College
  • Janice Emerzian
    Disabled Students Programs and
    Services/Classified Professionals
    Fresno City College/District
  • Eric Ratá
    Student Services
    Fresno City College
  • Adelfa Lorenzano
    Student Activities/K-16 Bridge
    Reedley College
  • Wendell Stephenson
    Humanities Division
    Philosophy-Letters Department
    Fresno City College

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