Whereas, Winthrop University has been the benefactor of a combined one hundred and eighty-three (183) total years of dedicated service contributed by the nine faculty members honored by the proposal of emeriti status; and

Whereas, Winthrop University recognizes the loyal devotion of these faculty members who have dedicated themselves to teaching Winthrop University students; and

Whereas, Winthrop University expresses gratitude for the tireless efforts of these outstanding educators who have demonstrated a professional commitment to Winthrop University and higher learning;

Therefore, let it be resolved that the Winthrop University Board of Trustees does hereby recognize the following as having attained faculty emeriti status at Winthrop University with all the rights and privileges bestowed thereunto: Dr. Abbigail Armstrong, Associate Professor of Middle Level Education; Dr. Barbara Burgess-Wilkerson, Professor of Management; Dr. Kimberly Faust, Professor of Sociology; Dr. Steven Frankforter, Professor of Management; Ms. Janet Gray, Professor of Theatre and Costume Design; Dr. Jayne Maas, Assistant Professor of Accounting; Dr. Guy Reel, Professor of Mass Communication; Dr. Kristi Schoepfer, Professor of Sport Management; and Ms. Evelyne Weeks, Senior Instructor of English.


Approved this 23rd day of June, 2023