Employee of the Month Award


The Texas Law Employee of the Month Award is a way to recognize employees who make exceptional contributions to the University of Texas School of Law.

  • All Texas Law faculty and staff may nominate one eligible staff member via the online recognition form during the open submission window (monthly).
  • All nominations received during the year stay on file for consideration towards the employee of the year award.
  • Eligible for Nominations:
    • School of Law and Law Library employees
    • Classified and A&P employees are eligible
    • Faculty members are not eligible
    • Probationary staff are not eligible

2022-2023 Award Recipients

April: Cassandra Shulter, Senior Program Coordinator, Admissions
March: Collyn Smith, Administrative Associate, Student Affairs Office
February: Sally Zaleski, Faculty Program Coordinator
December/January: Christina Dost, Clinical Administrative Manager
November: Marla Massin, Associate Director of Advocacy Programs
October:  Laura Ari, Senior Administrative Associate
September: Herman Vallejo, Manager of Shipping/Receiving

2021-2022 Award Recipients

Employee of the Year: Yvette Alvarado, Assistant Director for Development for Stewardship
September: Joaquin Tovar, Building Manager
October: Wendy Schneider, Brand and Communications Manager
November: Courtney Brown, Student Program Coordinator
December/January: Laura Trevino, Library Assistant II
February: Laura Ari, Sr. Administrative Associate
March: Yvette Alvarado, Assistant Director for Development for Stewardship
April: Judy White, Faculty Academic Program Coordinator