Dr. Paulette Hebert, a Christine Salmon professor at OSU's College of Human Environmental Sciences department of Design, Housing & Merchandising was named IFMA's 2010 Educator of the Year at their annual World Workpalce event held October 27-29 in Atlanta, Georgia.
In addition to being a professor at OSU, Dr. Hebert is the IFMA OSU Student chapter faculty advisor and is also a member of the IFMA Tulsa chapter.
A large contingent from Tulsa and OSU travelled to Atlanta to share in the World Workplace experience and support Dr. Hebert. In attendance from IFMA Tulsa was Ted Webb, Brian Bennett, Phil Parish, Daylon Eads, Tony Lenox, Ross Phippen, Stephanie Pugh, Lindsay Farr and Tom Seifried. Attending from IFMA OSU's Student chapter were Grace Powell, Jessa Feagins, Kim Weaver and Carol Hoipkemier. Guests included Dr. Hebert's husband Len and Stephanie Pugh's significant other, Tim Clark.
Pictures from the event have been posted on our web site. To view, click on "Discover Who Was Captured on Film" and then select "World Workplace 2010." Pictures include those taken at the IFMA Tulsa chapter dinner at STATS, the annual Cort Furniture party which also took place at STATS, the VIP party before the awards banquet and of course, the IFMA 2010 Awards of Excellence Banquet. Check out all 55 pictures and see what you missed. Next October, World Workplace will be held in Phoenix, Arizona. Be sure and start planning to join us there. You can visit www.ifma.org to learn more about World Workplace.
Congratulations to Dr. Hebert on receiveing the prestigious Educator of the Year award. We are all proud of Dr. Hebert and her role in the amazing turnaround of the IFMA OSU Student chapter along with her efforts to further facility management education at Oklahoma State University.