Elaine Allen recognized with Outstanding Performance Award
President James Ramsey honored 11 staff members Nov. 18 for their hard work, dedication to students and the university, leadership and public service at the annual Outstanding Performance Award reception. Three people received honorable mentions. Among the 11 staff members recognized was Speed School's Elaine Allen, program manager, J.B. Speed School of Engineering, dean’s office.
Allen has worked at Speed School for more than 37 years. Her outstanding performance comes from the passion she has for her work, deep knowledge of UofL, an unwavering commitment to saying “Yes, we can find a solution to your problem,” transparent affection for students, exemplary initiative in helping co-workers with both professional and personal needs, a genuine interest in people and their welfare and an unmatched commitment to the well-being and reputation of Speed School.