Two Northern Michigan University employees successfully completed the certification process in their respective areas.
Tom Helgren, director of auxiliary services, is recognized as a Certified Auxiliary Services Professional by the National Association of College Auxiliary Services (NACAS). This is the —the premier designation for higher education auxiliary and ancillary services.
Jim Thams, associate director of engineering and planning, is recognized as a Certified Educational Facilities Professional by the American Physical Plant Association (APPA). The CEFP credential is for both aspiring and existing senior-level educational facilities professionals with five or more years of experience.