Background Image

News & Events


Amber Gordon Named Clarkson University Employee of the Month

Amber Gordon has been named the Employee of the Month for May at Clarkson University.

Amber GordonGordon, Office of Information Technology team lead, has been honored for her commitment to service excellence in her role.

The individuals chosen for employee of the month exemplify the University's service philosophy and standards through their work and exhibit a positive and supportive attitude.

In nominating Gordon, her colleagues said she is a pleasure to work with and is always very professional and respectful with our requests. Not only does she continually go above and beyond the call of duty, she diligently works on finding solutions to the problems presented to her.

Known for her kind smile, kind words and a focus on solving problems, Gordon "truly cares and it shows." Described as "always willing to go the extra mile to get the job done right" with a positive attitude and a collegial team ethic, she is one of the best representations of customer service on campus.

Clarkson University educates the leaders of the global economy. One in five alumni already leads as an owner, CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company. With its main campus located in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities in the Capital Region and Beacon, New York, Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university with signature areas of academic excellence and research directed toward the world's pressing issues. Through more than 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, education, sciences and the health professions, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and innovation with enterprise.

Photo caption: Clarkson University OIT Team Lead Amber Gordon, left, receives the Employee of the Month certificate and pin from Senior Vice President and Provost Chuck Thorpe.

[Photographs for media use is available at .]

[News directors and editors: For more information, contact Kelly Chezum, VP for External Relations, at 315-268-4483 or]

Calendar View the full calendar >>

Full Calendar RSS Feed