Name: Bob Somers

Job Title: Staff HR Generalist

HR Team/Work Unit: Staff Shared Services

Why Nominated: Bob was nominated for assisting the Department of Ophthalmology with multiple hiring processes, and he has been extremely prompt and reliable.

“I am so thankful for his hard work. He made my transition into my new position a lot easier. I just want to tell him how much I appreciate his help and knowledge!”

What does Bob enjoy doing outside of work?

“I am an avid collector of coins and medals. I caught the collecting bug from my father while growing up in Michigan and spent hours each week searching online for items that fit my collecting interest. I usually carry a numismatic magazine wherever I go. With two dogs in my house, I also spend quality time on long dog walks to their park of choice, Lafayette.”

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).  As a reminder, we now offer a new and more streamlined approach to submitting Employee of the Month nomination forms. Please direct questions to the selection committee at [email protected]