Fisher Named Recreation Services Employee of the Month for July

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Aug. 7, 2008 – The Department of Recreation Services at Southeast Missouri State University announced today that Elaine Fisher, a senior from St. Peters, Mo., has been named Student Employee of the Month for July.

An accounting major at Southeast, Fisher just completed four years of playing varsity softball where she excelled as a student athlete.

Fisher is employed in the main Business Office in Recreation Services, assisting patrons with general questions they may have and with specific office duties. A new employee for the department this summer, Fisher has worked hard and has excellent customer skills, said Troy Vaughn, director of Recreation Services at Southeast.

Fisher received a Rec Services “duffle” as her award. In the future, Fisher hopes to work in an accounting firm near St. Louis and coach high school softball. 

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.