On March 19, Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) Dean Fred Poston hosted a reception honoring significant accomplishments and milestones within the college. The reception took place at the Demmer Center. The CANR Staff Advisory Committee (SAC) sponsors the event.
Debbie Conway, office assistant and graduate secretary in the Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics; Diane Davis, office assistant and graduate secretary in the Department of Community Sustainability; and Georgette Kennedy, office assistant in Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Communications and ANR Event Services; all received CANR Outstanding Staff Member awards from the CANR SAC.
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife administrative staff won the Outstanding Team Award. Team members include Marcia J. Baar, Pamela Bailey, Jill H. Cruth, Shannon Davis, Jilliene McCoy, Lorie A. Neuman, Sharon S. Reasoner, Julie S. Traver and Mary A. Witchell.
Dr. Elizabeth Karcher, academic specialist in the Department of Animal Science, received the H. Paul Roberts Award for Distinguished Service in Study Abroad.
In addition, the CANR honored those with milestone years of service, faculty promotions and appointments, and awards and recognitions from state, national and international organizations. You can read more about these award winners, many of whom are colleagues in MSU Extension, and review the list of awards, recognitions and milestones in the event program.