Employee of the Quarter

Adrian Hernandez with Dr. Ferrillo.


Adrian Hernandez — Network Administrator, Information Technology

The current employee of the quarter is Adrian Hernandez, Network Administrator in the department of Information Technology. He currently provides support for the dental school's various software applications and oversees the day-to-day operation of computer networks and functions. Adrian's positive attitude, initiative, outstanding customer service skills and other qualities helped him achieve this recognition.

Quotes from Adrian's colleagues:

"Adrian has been a rock of support and institutional continuity for many years. [He] has brought with him not only knowledge of information technology, system management and current trends, but the compassion and balance of personal interaction needed to be a solid 'deep-well-of-information-and-skill' for many of his customers."

"Adrian has built a solid relationship with the majority of his customers at Pacific Dugoni who respect his efforts to oversee unique 'outside-the-box' requests for network, database and curricular educational platform support."


Spring 2014 - Nancy Bellaci (Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs)
Winter 2014 — Marco Castellanos (Director, Financial Aid)
Autumn 2013 — Maria Petersen (Administrative Assistant, Pacific Dental Helix Curriculum)
Summer 2013 — Sarah Pugeda (Administrative Assistant, Pacific Dental Helix Curriculum)
Spring 2013 — Vanessa Bricker (Interdisciplinary Manager, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery/Implant Clinic)
Winter 2013 — Maria Sloan (Administrative Assistant, Dental Practice)
Autumn 2012 — Wilbert Presa (Dental X-Ray Technician, Radiology)
Summer 2012 — Dan Soine (Director, Marketing and Communications)
Spring 2012 — Andrew Malimban (Manager, Building Operations)