Saint Martin's staff member named to board role on national organization
Wednesday, November 17, 2003
Lacey - Linda Gersib, a program specialist for the
Saint Martin's College athletic department, has been appointed as chair
of the National Association of Educational Office Professionals’ Higher
Education Council. She was installed this summer at the organization’s
annual conference in Boise, Idaho.
Gersib, a 10-year employee of Saint Martin’s,
earned her associates degree from the college and participates in
numerous activities and committees at Saint Martin’s.
Her appointment to a board
position on the association was made by its president, E. Anne Bomar of
The National Association of Education Office
Professionals, established in 1934, provides office employees working in
elementary, high school/technical schools and higher education
institutions with opportunities for professional growth, leadership,
service and fellowship. Through academic programs, training, workshops,
conferences and recognition of achievements, the organization supports
school office employees and recognizes their role in furthering the
effectiveness of the educational process, Gersib said.
"I can't begin to tell you what the association
has done for me professionally and personally,” Gersib said. “The
benefits are many, but the most valuable is the Professional Standards
Program, which promotes professional growth."
Gersib says the association has enabled her to
network with other people nationwide to share information and ideas.
For more information about the association, please
visit its website, www.naeop.org.
For more information:
Linda Gersib, program
360-438-4305 or firstname.lastname@example.org