Congratulations to our OSU Extension faculty and staff who received the inaugural college-level Extension awards earlier this month, as well as our Buckeye Years of Service honorees.
- Distinguished Early Career Extension Faculty Award – Elizabeth Hawkins, assistant professor and Extension field specialist in the Department of Extension
- Distinguished Extension Faculty Award – Steve Boyles, professor and Extension specialist in the Department of Animal Sciences
- Distinguished Early Career Extension Professional Award – Amy Raudenbush, research associate in the departments of Extension and Entomology
- Distinguished Extension Professional Award – Denise Ellsworth, program director for native pollinator education in the departments of Extension and Entomology
- Distinguished Multi-disciplinary Team Extension Award – CFAES Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Team, which included Jim Jasinski (coordinator), Frank Becker, Brad Bergefurd, Amy Stone, Aaron Wilson, and Brian Butler from Extension.
We also had numerous faculty and staff members recognized for their years of service:
- 40 years – Pamela Kurfiss
- 35 years – Carol Chandler, Mike Hogan, Dianne Shoemaker
- 30 years – John Barker, Joe Boggs, Chris Comden, Michelle Czarnecki, Mike Estadt, Rob Leeds, Sally Miller, Lori Moff, Barry Ward
- 25 years – Dave Davisson, Gail Green, Teresa Johnson, Joe Maiorano, Scott Scheer, Kathy Schuler, Joy Sharp, Carla Wickham
- 20 years – Nate Arnett, Sally Bluck, Steve Brady, Kara Colvin, Marie Economos, Terri Fisher, Shari Gallup, Cindy Kratzer, Joe Lucente, Linda Newman, Brian Raison, Ruby Randolph, Andrea Rees, Jennifer Shaw, Beth Stefura, Jo Williams, Ted Wiseman
- 15 years – Joy Bauman, Cheryl Buck, Michelle Fehr, Mike Gastier, Margaret Jenkins, Mark Light, Mark Marbaugh, Lisa Miller, Brenda Sandman-Stover, Robin Stone, Becky Wade-Mdivanian
- 10 years – Tracy Bedford, Kathy Bruynis, Angela Collie, Emily Cordes, Wayne Dellinger, Kim Howard, Jenna Hoyt, Reed Johnson, Kelly Kanicki, Jacqueline Kowalski, Clifton Martin, Paige Matney, Gigi Neal, Sandy Odrumsky, Amanda Raines, Renee Storey, Jenny Strickler, Jane Thoman, Elaine Tschanen, Mary Von Philp, Jennifer Weitzel, Carrie Whittington-Hogue
- 5 years – Ingrid Adams, Laura Akgerman, Rae Baker, Alisha Barton, Bridget Britton, Katie Cole, Danielle Combs, Patrick Conley, Trevor Corboy, Sara Creamer, Tom deHaas, Anna Downing, Ellen Essman, Suzanne Ferencak, Ann Foxworthy, Michelle Gaston, Christine Gelley, Tammy Glover, Debby Goodrich, Ruth Griffis, Beth Guggenbiller, Jenna Hauser, Misty Harmon, Elizabeth Hawkins, Sally Hennessy, Andrew Hoffman, Sherry Hutchins, Sarah Jackson, Bobbilyn Kasson, Dean Kreager, Gregory Krouse, Sherry Lacko-Chutes, Erika Lyon, Rhonda Mahaney, Ashlee Meardith, Amy Raudenbush, Heather Reister, Lisa Schlumbohm, Samantha Schott, Imani Scruggs, Danielle Seidita, Matthew Smith, Shannon Smith, Annie Steel, Meghan Thoreau, Catelyn Turner, Viviana Visalden, Shawn Walker, Courtney Warman, Kyle White