Recreation Services Names Co-Employees of Month


CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., June 9, 2010 — The Department of Recreation Services at Southeast Missouri State University announced that Madison Lowrance, a senior from Cape Girardeau, and Brandon Sides, a junior from St. Louis, have been named Co-Employees of the Month in Recreation Services for May.

Lowrance works in the Student Recreation Center Operation Center and is also an office representative. This is the second time she has been named an Employee of the Month. She received the honor in 2008 as well.

“Madison is a huge asset to our program. She has excellent customer service skills and definitely goes above and beyond each day,” said Troy Vaughn, director of Recreation Services.   

Sides, a sports management major who has an interest in the golf industry after graduating, is an intramural sports supervisor and has worked various positions with the office since graduation in May.

“Brandon has been excellent with us. He always does more than is asked of him, and it’s a true joy to have him on staff,” Vaughn said.

The Employee of the Month is nominated and voted on by professional staff in the Department of Recreation Services, which employs more than 150 students annually.



Brandon Sides



Madison Lowrance