Jane ShearerAssociate dean
Jane Shearer of Manorville recently received the Chancellor's Award for Excellence for Professional Service from the State University of New York in recognition of her "superior professional achievement and for encouraging the ongoing pursuit of excellence," the organization said. Shearer is the associate dean of academic affairs at Suffolk County Community College's Eastern Campus in Riverhead and previously was assistant dean of faculty and adjunct professor of English at SCCC East. She is also an active supporter of the SCCC East culinary arts program and facilitated a scholarship the past two years to an art student at SCCC's Michael J. Grant Campus in Brentwood.