Congratulations to our NISOD and Roueche Award Recipients

oln-nisod-roueche-winners-groveA message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola & Lake Nona Campuses

Three faculty from the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses have been recognized for excellence by receiving a NISOD or Roueche Excellence Award:

  • Kris Dougherty, professor of biology at Lake Nona, was selected to receive a National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award. Kris was recognized by a colleague for the high standards the she holds for her students and for her involvement in major college initiatives to help promote student success.
  • Stanton Reed, professor of accounting at Osceola, was selected to receive a 2014 John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Award. Stanton was recognized by a colleague for his outstanding ability to engage, captivate and motivate both students and faculty.
  • Leila Sisson, professor of mathematics at Osceola, was selected to receive a2014 John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Award. Leila was recognized by a colleague for her willingness to think creatively about ways to address capacity constraints, successfully piloting a mixed-mode College Algebra class for 85 students (a traditional class seats only 28 students), with more than 80 percent of the students earning a “C” or higher in the class.


  • Karen Cowden said:

    We are lucky to have such leaders among our colleagues! Congratulations, Kris, Leila, and Stanton. Well deserved!

    PMTue, 25 Nov 2014 16:38:23 +0000Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:38:23 +0000pm14,4:38 pm

  • Ana Solis said:

    Awesome!!! Congratulation to all of you…

    AMMon, 01 Dec 2014 10:36:43 +0000Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:36:43 +0000am14,10:36 am

  • Liz Suarez said:

    Congratulations to all of you!

    PMTue, 02 Dec 2014 14:48:36 +0000Tue, 02 Dec 2014 14:48:36 +0000pm14,2:48 pm

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