Georgia Tech formally recognizes employees’ years of service when their tenure reaches one, five, 10, and 25 years.

Georgia Tech Human Resources partners with Staff Council to coordinate recognition for our one- and five-year service recipients within the month of their anniversary date. 10-year and 25-year service* recipients get acknowledgment from Georgia Tech Human Resources in the month of their anniversary and are also invited to attend its annual Service Luncheon. The Office of Information Technology congratulates the following team members who were recognized at the annual Service Luncheon on April 25, 2024:

10-Year Service Anniversary:

  • Eric Gill, cybersecurity training lead
  • David Lacy, senior manager, IT service delivery
  • David Mack, analyst manager, Data Governance
  • Jessica Shaffer, lead engineer, Network Support
  • Alisha Kennedy, assistant to the executive
  • Kenji Terawaki Barrera, business intel. developer II

25-Year Service Anniversary:

  • Didier Contis, executive director, Academic Research Technologies
  • Steven Goeke, senior manager, application developer
  • Liberty Smith, senior web developer
  • Graham Thomas, assistant director, Network Engineering
  • Kimberly Wynn White, CRM senior director

A full listing of Georgia Tech employees recently recognized can be found at

*Anniversary milestones are determined between July 1 and June 30.