EMCC employees selected for NISOD teaching and leadership excellence awards

EMCC NISOD award recipients Yvette Moller, Student Services Specialist; Kelly Loucy, English Faculty; and Rachel Holmes, Education Faculty.
EMCC NISOD award recipients Yvette Moller, Student Services Specialist; Kelly Loucy, English Faculty; and Rachel Holmes, Education Faculty.
April 17, 2017

Congratulations to 2016-2017 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award Winners for Estrella Mountain Community College.

This year's NISOD award recipients include: 

  • Rachel Holmes, Education Faculty
  • Kelly Loucy, English Faculty
  • Yvette Moller, Student Services Specialist (ACE/HOOP of Learning)

The awardees were nominated by peers who felt they demonstrate the NISOD values for teaching and leadership excellence in higher education. Nominees for the awards were selected through the Academic Issues Team (AIT) and awarded through a campus-wide vote. Their accomplishments will be celebrated at the NISOD Conference in May, in Austin, Texas.

# # #

Estrella Mountain Community College is one of the 11 colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District, one of the largest community college districts in the nation. EMCC offers academic courses leading to associate degrees, university transfer, certificates and short-term job training to more than 14,000 students annually. The flagship campus is located on Thomas and Dysart roads in Avondale and is home to the SouthWest Skill Center. Classes are also offered online and at EMCC’s Buckeye Educational Center, located in downtown Buckeye, Ariz.