President's Achievement Award Ceremony

May 13, 2022

On May 5, 2022, President Christopher L. Eisgruber hosted the President’s Achievement Award Ceremony for the 2021 recipients.

“Congratulations to all of our winners,” said Eisgruber. “You truly embody the qualities we seek to recognize with this award — character, collaboration, engagement, excellence, and resilience. We are so fortunate to have you as part of our team here at Princeton and we thank you for your exemplary service to the University.”

The award represents the highest level of recognition for employees on the support and administrative staffs. Recipients received a framed certificate and a $2,500 award, and their names are inscribed on a plaque displayed in the Office of Human Resources.

To learn more, visit the President’s Achievement Award webpage.

2021 Recipients

  • Vince Cuomo, lead maintenance technician, Elevator/ Electric Shop, Facilities Operations
  • Karla L. Ewalt, senior associate dean for research, Office of the Dean for Research            
  • Julie Groeninger, associate director, Office of Government Affairs
  • Marty A. Krzywicki, detective and university police officer, Department of Public Safety                  
  • Mary O’Connor, manager, office of the chair, arts fellowships, and special projects, Lewis Center for the Arts
  • Grace K. Penn, associate director for international affairs and operations, Office of the Provost (Nominated for previous role: associate director, affiliated groups and the Princeton prize in race relations, University Advancement, Alumni Communities Team)


Photos by Tori Repp /Fotobuddy