Rod Schurtz was hired in April 1987 as a Maintenance Plumber and retired in April 2007, after 20 years of loyal service. Upon retirement, he was granted Emeritus status.
Rod took great pride in the quality of the important maintenance work he performed. He was devoted to making sure the facilities of the college were operating well so that teachers could teach and students could learn in a comfortable environment. Rod’s skills and expertise were instrumental in the success of the Site Safety Project, the Pool Solar Panel Project, and the restoration of the campus fountains. He was service-oriented and always willing to provide assistance beyond the call of duty.