Conti Named Rec Services Employee of the Month

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Sept. 4, 2008 – The Department of Recreation Services at Southeast Missouri State University announced today that Shane Conti, a graduate student from Pawcatuck, Conn., has been named “Recreation Services Employee of the Month” for August.

Conti is currently working in the Intramural Sports program within the department and has been instrumental in coordinating efforts with some recent professional staff changes. He is responsible for staff training, scheduling, customer service, and many other aspects of the program.

An active participant within the intramural sports at Southeast, Conti also is involved in the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) and is an active golfer. He hopes to pursue a master’s degree and to continue working with his online business he co-owns.

The award, given monthly to student employees working with the Department of Recreation Services at Southeast, recognizes outstanding achievement with student employees and the ability to go beyond normal duties.