Val awarded Board of Regents Staff Award

The Board of Regents Staff Award represents the highest honor bestowed by the Board of Regents for achievements of exempt and nonexempt employees from the USM institutions.
Valencia Tirado was awarded a Board of Regents Staff Award for outstanding service to students in an academic or residential environment.
Although not part of her job description, Valencia Tirado consistently makes a difference in students’ lives. Val contributes to the personalized dining experience for students with special dietary needs while helping them have a great Maryland Dining experience – while performing her usual duties in The Diner’s kitchen.