Genesee Community College Announces March Employee of the Month

Genesee Community College is pleased to name Carolyn Della Penna Employee of the Month for March 2008. Carolyn, who serves as Secretary for the Career and Transfer Center and the Academic Advisement Office, is being recognized for her outstanding professionalism when dealing with students, faculty, and staff.

Carolyn began working at Genesee nearly two years ago, following a 15-year position as an Account Executive at Promotional Edge Advertising in Williamsville, NY. She holds an AS Degree in Secretarial Science from Cazenovia College in Cazenovia, NY.

In her role as Secretary in the Academic Advisement Office, Carolyn’s duties include assisting in preparation for the various job, health career, and transfer fairs held annually at the College. She posts employer job openings to Genesee’s Career and Transfer website and assists students with questions regarding schedules and appointments with potential employers.

As residents of Batavia, NY, Carolyn, her husband, Tom, and their daughter, Sydney, recognize the importance of education and the role Genesee Community College plays in helping area residents achieve success.

“I feel extremely lucky to have the opportunity to work for such a well-respected organization in the community,” Carolyn said. “My fellow employees are very supportive and friendly, and I enjoy helping students and parents find answers to their many questions and concerns.”

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