June 9, 2023

Betsy Chinn Named Excellent Eagle Employee


Betsy Chinn

Congratulations to Betsy Chinn, office manager for the Office of the President, who has been selected as the Excellent Eagle Employee for the month of March. A parking spot of her choosing has been reserved for her through the end of the month.

Here is what a co-worker said about her:

“Betsy is an exemplary employee who always provides over the top customer service every single day. I am always so impressed with how she handles any situation thrown her way in the President’s office. She is diligent and dedicated while being kind, thoughtful and always gracious to everyone she comes in contact with.  She works with enthusiasm and with a real sense of professionalism.  My hope is that every department would have a Betsy……”

To nominate someone who you believe is an Excellent Eagle Employee, send an email to Priscilla Sullivan (psulliva@umw.edu) with Excellent Eagle Employee in the subject line.  In your email, be sure to list the person’s name, department, job title, work location (with the most convenient parking lot), and of course, the reason why you believe they should be recognized. Please spread the word to other employees about this wonderful opportunity to recognize a co-worker(s).

You may now go to the Staff Advisory Council’s site and click on the Excellent Eagle tab to make a nomination:  http://sac.umwblogs.org/excellent-eagle/.


  1. Congratulations Betsy!

  2. Janet Scott says

    Great Job Betsy !

  3. Carolyn Chewning says

    Congratulations Betsy!! It was always a pleasure to work with such a dependable, pleasant, and ‘solution focused’ person. 🙂

  4. Leigh C. Penn says

    Applause, applause to you Betsy!!! Hands clamping!

  5. Congrats!.. you deserve it… also, we need to emphasize how sweet, polite, and composed you are… always with a smile on your face.. we really need more ‘Betsy C” around campus 🙂

  6. Susan Taylor-Schran says

    Congratulations Betsy – Truly you are most deserving. You have helped me so many ways over the years….been a real life-saver. And always, always, so calm and pleasant. You are an outstanding example of what makes an excellant employee and a wonderful person. Now – go treat yourself!

  7. Lori Izykowski says

    Betsy truly is always a pleasure to talk to and work with. This is well-deserved…congratulations, Betsy! 🙂

  8. Sarah Roberts says

    Congratulations Mom! You are the hardest working lady that I know! Thank you for setting such a wonderful example for me~ Love you!

  9. Gyles Norwood says

    You’ve had my vote for a long time, Betsy!
    Glad to have worked with you.

  10. Well-deserved honor congratulations

  11. Leanne Janney says

    Congrats mom! You definitely deserve it. Love you!

  12. Paul Janney says

    Congratulations! Much deserved!

  13. Dee Lycett says

    Congratulations! Well deserved!

  14. Joyce Durham says

    Awesome, Betsy! Truly deserved! I hope you select a “really” good parking space! 🙂