This Month's Campus Citizen


Campus Citizen of the Month for January 2017

The honor of USC Aiken’s Campus Citizen of the Month for January 2017 goes to J.J. Tramontana, director of dining services.

“J.J. is a terrific campus partner who really cares about USC Aiken. He has gone JJ Tramontana - January 2017above and beyond to provide students with excellent service and has extremely high standards for his staff,” said a campus colleague in Tramontana’s nomination package.

In addition to overseeing the dining services in the Student Activities Center, Tramontana and his parent company, Aramark, cater numerous special events for the university and community.  He feeds hundreds of students, faculty and staff each day.  Tramontana is committed to making sure USC Aiken guests enjoy their dining experiences, whether that’s in the cafeteria; in the convocation center; or during a brunch, luncheon, dinner or reception hosted by the chancellor in Pickens-Salley House.

“J.J.’s actions speak volumes about how much he cares about USC Aiken. His energy and enthusiasm are contagious. He makes others want to be better at their jobs and he represents USC Aiken very well in the community,” said an impressed colleague in the nomination package.


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