category: Campus News University honors faculty, staff service By Marketing and Communications On August 17, 2017 (Aug. 17, 2017) – On Thursday, Carson-Newman University recognized the service of faculty and staff during its annual Welcome Assembly. Carson-Newman President J. Randall O’Brien, pictured front left, thanked each for their years of service and contributions to the institution. Pictured with O’Brien is: Front Row, left to right, Dr. Kitty Coffey, 40 years; Becky Boatright, 35 years; Anita Newport, Rebar Award; Karina Fox, 10 years; Dr. Peggy Hypes, 40 years; Nenette Measels, 25 years. Second Row: David Tuell, 15 years; Sheryl Gray, 30 years; Dr. Patsy Boyce, Rebar Award; Stacy Woods, 10 years; Julie Rabun, 15 years; Dr. Shannon Collins, 15 years; Amy Humphrey, 25 years. Third Row: Kevin Houk, 15 years; Dr. Ross Brummett, 30 years; Ricke Hester, Rebar Award; Dr. Greg Hoover, 30 years; Ondes Webster, 15 years; Eddie Carter, Rebar co-awardee with his late son Ryan, who died last month in an auto accident; Dr. Carolyn Brewer, 10 years; Carolanne Henley, 10 years; Dr. Earnest Walker, 10 years; Jan Walker, 25 years. Those not pictured include: Dr. Wayne Ballard, 15 years; Dr. Kim Bolton, 20 years; Tommy Clapp, 10 years; Tom Griffin, 15 years; Buddy Hipsher, 10 years; Dr. Steve Karr, 30 years; Joe Kenley, 20 years; Dennis Moore, 30 years; Donald Rimmer, 20 years; Julie Wright, 10 years.