Hancher-Finkbine Staff Medallion
2020 - Peggy "Peg" Schoonover
Peggy “Peg” Schoonover an alumna, is a secretary III for University Housing and Dining. Her journey at the university began in 1978 at the Registrar’s Office and she joined University Housing and Dining in 1979. She has dedicated over 40 years of service to the University and its students. The University Housing and Dining department has gone through many changes within the past forty years and Schoonover has played a significant role with every transition. She has embraced new initiatives and changes in her department with grace. She has not only adapted to changes in databases and computer systems, but she has mastered them and has become someone that others can look to for guidance. She has been able to assess the needs of students and respond to them in the best ways possible. She is a key member of the University Housing and Dining department, training new staff and communicating with students and parents. Her wisdom and helpful attitude have gained her many nicknames like “Aunt Peg”.