Quality of Work Life Committee

Function: Improve work life of college employees

Mission: Employees of Helena College who are happy, healthy, both mentally and physically, and positively involved in our campus community are better able to support our students' success. Therefore our mission is to encourage and promote camaraderie and an inclusive supportive work place for all.

Meeting Times: 2nd Friday of the month from 1:00-2:00 PM

Committee Members

  • Cari Schwen
  • Christine Stergar
  • Mary Ann George
  • Mary Twardos
  • Melanie Heinitz - Chair
  • Philip Sawatzki
  • Rick Henry
  • Robyn Kiesling

FY23 Employee Excellence Award Nomination Form

Employee Excellence Award Recipients

2022 Steve Lewis Writing/Literature Faculty
2021 Tony Rogers Maintenance Staff
2020 Melanie Heinitz Administrative Associate
2019 John Hartman Science Faculty
2018 Rick Odermann Computer Systems Analyst
2017 Mary Twardos Administrative Associate
2016 Sarah Dellwo Registrar
2015 Mary Ann George Library Technician
2014 Roger Knapstad Maintenance Staff
2013 Barb AcAlmond Marketing Director
2012 Joyce Walborn Math Faculty
2011 Janice Bacino Library Director
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