ACES Award



To recognize and encourage excellence, the Academic Affairs division created a staff award to be given annually to full-time staff within the Academic Affairs division at Weber State University.


2023/2024: Matt Driggs, Jonathan Turnage & Ella Mitchell with Honorable Mentions for Tanya Scott and Christel Grange-Hicks

2022/2023: Kandice Harris & Katrina Marriott with Honorable Mentions for Shawnette Horton, Brad Naisbitt, and Leigh Komperda
2021/2022: Darcy Gregg & Matthew Smith with Honorable Mentions for Jenny Frame, Karen Hicks, and Lisa Karle
2020/2021: Rainie Ingram & Megan Moulding with Honorable Mentions for Pat DeJong, Nicholas Ferre, and Gina Naisbitt
2019/2020: Alexa Jones & Nicholas Lambert with Honorable Mentions for Holly Bowden, Kaila Rawlinson, and Christie Denniston


Submit Nominations Here


A selection committee will review the nomination materials and select the award recipient. 

The recipient of this award should meet the following criteria:

  1. A full-time employee in the Academic Affairs division (click here for Academic Affairs Organizational Chart)
  2. Consistently produces high-quality work
  3. Repeatedly demonstrates professionalism
  4. Regularly meets and/or exceeds the expectations of students, colleagues, and other constituents with whom they have work contact.

Announcement Distributed - 2024/2025 September through October
Nominations Due - 2024/25 October 29, 2024
ACES Award Ceremony - 2024 TBA