Celebrating all that you do for OCC!

We want to recognize employees that exemplify OCC's core values through outstanding service and a positive, supportive attitude in the workplace. 

The nominations will be collected from students, faculty, employees, and community members using the form below and selected each month by a committee of employees, with representation from HR and each collective bargaining unit.  The winner will receive a $100 monetary gift from the OCC Foundation, sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Hilton.

Nominate an Employee today!


January 2023

Samantha Lane with Dr.Hilton

Samantha Lane

February 2023

Shannon Nolan, EOP Student Navigator

Shannon Nolan
EOP Student Navigator

March 2023

Professor Dr. Gwen Wehbe

Professor Dr. Gwen Wehbe

April 2023

Julie Sakran - March 2023 Employee of the Month

Julie Sakran
Administrative Aide in Financial Aid

May 2023

Elise Murphy - May 2023 Employee of the Month

Elise Murphy
Librarian Assistant



September 2022

Katie Boyle - September '22 Employee of the Month

Katie Boyle
Events Coordinator


October 2022

October Employee of the Month Richard Yung

Richard Yung
Campus Peace Officer

November 2022

Laura Abbatiello and Dr. Hilton

Laura Abbatiello
Academic Technology Specialist 

December 2022

Carol Obernesser & Dr. Hilton

Carol Obernesser
Associate Vice President
of Financial Services