Staff Assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, UNL
The Board of Regents is pleased to present a Kudos award to Nan
Rowe, Staff Assistant in the Department of Mechanical
Engineering at the University of Nebraska‐Lincoln.
Nan joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering just over
two years ago and has achieved so much that she is now
indispensible. She has an exceptional work ethic, exceeds job
expectations, manages many tasks simultaneously, and has
exhibited professionalism that is truly outstanding. She is creative
and innovative in striving to improve the working environment.
She always encourages everyone to succeed, including students,
staff and faculty alike. Nan is prompt and efficient; she routinely
works additional hours to make sure the department’s business
continues to run smoothly. She never laments new situations or
problems but rather focuses on possible solutions.
Pictured: Regent Hawks; Dr. George Gogos, coworker;
Anne Embree, coworker; Nan Rowe; Chancellor Perlman
Among her many responsibilities, Nan handles most business and
financial matters for the department, including time‐sensitive
documents for students. She tracks faculty searches, promotions
and tenure in an exemplary manner. Nan interacts with students
in several different capacities and provides key support to student
organizations. Nan is further described as pleasant, helpful,
hardworking and generous. She has had a positive impact on the
department and is most deserving of this Kudos award.
Nan is accompanied today by her guests: Dr. George Gogos and
Anne Embree from the Mechanical Engineering Dept. Please join
me in thanking Nan for her dedication to the University of
Nebraska‐Lincoln and to the Department of Mechanical