January 10, 2014
Melissa Brown Wins CIT Staff Award
Melissa Brown, Assistant Graduate Program Coordinator for CEE, received the 2013 CIT Staff Rookie Award at the CIT Staff Awards Luncheon on January 7. The Rookie Award recognizes an outstanding CIT staff member who has been a part of CIT for a period of at least six months and no more than two years at the time of the nomination deadline.
Melissa joined CEE in August 2012 as our Assistant Graduate Program Administrator to help with the graduate student admissions process in CEE. In the time that she has been a member of CEE she has demonstrated a high level of dedication and commitment to the educational and research missions of the department bringing creativity, skill, and a strong worth ethic to her work in graduate admissions.
Melissa holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh, with concentration in Human Resources and Accounting. She also holds a certificate of International Business. Her educational background and experience enabled her to “hit the ground running” in her work with us in graduate admissions. In her work she has demonstrated a high level of skill and dedication. Her performance, creativity, dedication, and positive attitude have been outstanding and she is very deserving of the recognition conveyed by the CIT Rookie Award.