Holmes is heart of busy transplant officeIn the middle of a whirlwind of activity, colleagues say Shantay Holmes is a calming presence, and her work ethic, team spirit, compassion and more are the reason she is UAB’s Employee of the Month.Johnson moves through the ‘intersection of everything’Cheryl Johnson’s work ethic, integrity and positive attitude make her an outstanding leader and a team player in the School of Public Health and UAB’s Employee of the Month.Yeatts wears many hats, each with confidenceMegan Yeatts won the hearts and respect of her co-workers in Ophthalmology to become June’s Employee of the Month.Banks is a diplomat with a ‘black belt in red-tape cutting’Susan Banks, The Graduate School’s go-to person for all policy and procedure questions, is Employee of the Month.Outman’s ‘deft touch’ brings many different people togetherUAB’s meteoric rise in a few decades is attributed to its identity as a collaborative academic research institution, and those who work with Ryan Outman say he is “the essence of this UAB spirit” and more than worthy of being UAB's Employee of the Month.Than is AOA Educator of the YearTammy Than, O.D., professor of optometry, was recently named the American Optometric Association's Educator of the Year. She will be recognized at the 2015 meeting June 24. It speaks volumes that she has won the American Optometric Student Association Teaching Award six times.McClintock honored for commitment to outreach
James McClintock, Ph.D., endowed professor of polar and marine biology, received the Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award for using his lifetime of work in Antarctica to educate students and the public about the value and excitement of pursuing science on the remote continent.Seven honored as Outstanding Women for 2015
Each year during Women’s History Month, UAB honors women who have mentored or served other women, taken a courageous stance or overcome adversity to achieve a goal.Three decades of experience makes Price the heart of OH&S
Sherri Price, administrative supervisor in Occupational Health and Safety, has been named Employee of the Month for March.Outstanding women to be recognized March 19Seven women will be honored by the UAB Commission on the Status of Women on March 19, and leadership expert Betsy Myers will speak on March 20.