Employee of the Year, retiree honored at The Citadel
Employee of the Year Clarissa "Lisa" Lugo of The Citadel Admissions Office was honored Friday, April 17, 2009, for superior performance by a staff member. Also recognized during the military dress parade was retiring faculty member Thomas Kindel.
Lugo is a 2002 graduate of The Citadel. She came to work in Citadel Admissions in 2004. In November 2005 she was promoted from admissions counselor to one of three assistant directors working to recruit students. Her main responsibility is the recruitment of women and Hispanics to the South Carolina Corps of Cadets.
Kindel is a faculty member and director of new MBA initiatives in the School of Business Administration. He came to The Citadel in 1991 as the assistant director of the Center for International and Regional Development. He has been an assistant professor and associate professor of marketing during his time with the college. He earned his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees in business from the University of South Carolina.