Dalana Platz: University Staff Distinguished Service Award
Dalana Platz serves as the Assistant Director of Admissions, under interim Director Rick Barth.
Dalana is a Parkside alumni with a passion for the university. She is regarded as a critical asset for the Admissions Team and handles stressful situations with grace. Her teammates have expressed that she is always friendly and supportively, and that she helps them work more effectively. Dalana has demonstrated great leadership, taking on additional duties and roles within her department.
Dalana is also known for her positive attitude. She strives for the success and wellbeing of Parkside students, working face-to-face with new students and families. She has assisted with several events on campus, in Admissions and other areas.
She is a textbook example of Parkside Pride, with an admirable work ethic. She puts in extra hours to get things done and has worked hard to increase enrollment numbers.
Congratulations, Dalana Platz!