Leadership & Awards

The advisors and staff of the Academic Advising Center have achieved prominent leadership standing and won numerous awards nationally and university-wide over the years.

2017

  • Richard Blake: CLAS Advisor of the Year
  • Christine Richmond: National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Outstanding Advising Award

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

  • University of Florida Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs – 2011 Special Recognition Award, Recognition of Successful Collaborative Efforts Supporting the Division of Student Affairs (Preview Orientation):
    • Kristopher Klann
    • Albert Matheny
    • Sara Mock
    • Rachel Nelson
    • Lynn O’Sickey
  • Roberta Knickerbocker: 2011 National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Outstanding Advising Award (Primary Role)
  • Roberta Knickerbocker: 2011 NACADA Region 4 Awards: Outstanding New Advisor
  • Linda O’Donnell: 2011 UF College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Advising Award
  • Danae Simonsen: 2011 NACADA Outstanding New Advisor Award – Certificate of Merit (Primary Role)

2010

  • Kelly Bailey: NACADA Graduate Student Regional Conference Scholarship Winner
  • Roberta Knickerbocker: University Advisor of the Year
  • Roberta Knickerbocker: CLAS Advising Award

2009

  • Tim Young: UF 2009 “Bringing Out The Best” IT award for the “sign-in” system

2008

  • Kristopher Klann: NACADA Region 4 Awards: Graduate Student Scholarship
  • Lynn O’Sickey: CLAS Advising Award

2007

  • Glenn Kepic: University Advisor of the Year Award
  • Glenn Kepic: CLAS Advising Award

2006

  • Kathy Rex: Greek Advisor of the Year
  • Kathy Rex: IDEAL (Office of Student Involvement “ambassadorial” organization) Advisor of the Year

2005

  • Sara Mock: NACADA Outstanding New Advisor Award (Primary Role)
  • Sara Mock: CLAS Advising Award
  • Kathy Rex: UF Multicultural Greek Council Advisor of the Year

2004

  • Kathy Rex: UF Multicultural Greek Council Advisor of the Year
  • UF Preview Prep: NACADA Outstanding Electronic Publication – Certificate of Merit

2003

  • Albert Matheny: NACADA Outstanding Advising Administrator Award
  • Kathy Rex: CLAS Advisor of the Year
  • Kathy Rex: CLAS Superior Accomplishment Award
  • Kathy Rex: NACADA Outstanding Advising Award – Certificate of Merit
  • Kathy Rex: UF Multicultural Greek Council Advisor of the Year

2002

  • Kathy Rex: UF Multicultural Greek Council Advisor of the Year

2001

  • Kathy Rex: Co-Recipient, NACADA “Outstanding Institutional Advising Program” Certificate of Merit
  • AIM Advising: Outstanding Institutional Advising Program – Certificate of Merit
  • PreviewPrep Task Force: Davis Productivity Award

2000

  • Glenn Kepic: NACADA Outstanding Advising Award
  • Lynn O’Sickey: UF Superior Accomplishment Award

AAC Staff

You can learn more about our personnel on our staff page.