The UCSF HR Employee Recognition Program Selection Committee is pleased to announce the Employee of the Month Award recipients for February 2016, Craig Pedersen and Annamie Reclusado! Congratulations to them both! In addition to recognition, they will each receive a certificate and $50 Visa gift card.

Name: Craig Pedersen
Job Title: Unit Assistant
HR Team/Work Unit: HR Business Services

Why Nominated:

  • “During the various projects that the Unit Assistants have been assigned, Craig has been a key player in ensuring their completion.”
  • “He has a critical eye that helps him identify problems with process and proactively works to identify solutions to improve efficiency and accuracy.”
  • “It's a pleasure having Craig on the HRBS team, and his insight and expertise regarding personnel files has been instrumental in the successful completion of the P-file project.”

What does Craig enjoy doing outside of work?
“Hiking, reading history, and printmaking.”


Name: Annamie Reclusado
Job Title: Academic HR Generalist
HR Team/Work Unit: Team B

Why Nominated:

  • “Annamie Reclusado is a great colleague and team player! She is reliable and always willing to help her team members. She demonstrates ownership and accountability when providing coverage for colleagues by treating their work like her own.”
  • “Her clients appreciate her level of professionalism and sensitivity when working on [complicated leave cases]. She guides her clients through new situations with incredible patience and concrete explanation of policies.”
  • “She is always willing to contribute her expertise to improve processes by serving on committees."

What does Annamie enjoy doing outside of work?
“I enjoy running on the weekends and sometimes I sign up for marathons with my friends. After each marathon we eat (at lot), which cancels the workout we did and laugh at all the pictures we took."

I have two girls, a ballerina and a black belter in taekwondo. Besides traveling with my family, I also enjoy watching these two girls perform – one on stage and one on mats.”


About the UCSF HR Employee Recognition Program
The Employee of the Month Award (MyAccess login required), created to recognize excellence and effort among UCSF HR employees, is a peer-nominated award and presented to two UCSF HR employees per month. Learn more about the UCSF HR Employee Recognition Program here (MyAccess login required).

For questions, please contact the Selection Committee Co-Chairs Shelley Kennedy or Laurie Rojas.