Allyson Dean, Special Projects Coordinator for the Registrar’s Office, has been named the Professional Faculty Leadership Association’s December 2016 ‘Our Hero.’
She was presented with a plaque and an ‘Our Hero’ mug by PFLA representatives.
Dean’s nominator said that she is a person who embodies a powerful mantra: Be the change that you want to see in the world.
“She works tirelessly to make this world a better place for everyone. Allyson is an educator, advocate, mentor, and friend to all,” her nominators wrote.
“Allyson is an excellent representative of OSU as she encourages everyone to pursue their work in an inclusive and socially just way with humor, empathy, and expertise. In her work in our office she helps staff and faculty navigate the FERPA law that protects student records’ rights and has been pivotal in the implementation of SB 473 for Name in Use rights,” nominators wrote. “Allyson is responsive, engaging, professional, and service-driven. I admire her kindness and compassion for others.”