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Leigh Gunkel and others honored at NDSU Staff Recognition Social (6/7/2017)

Please join me in an overdue round of applause. Several Extension broad-banded staff members were recognized with awards at the NDSU Human Resources/Payroll and Staff Senate recognition social held on campus April 20.

Leigh GunkelLeigh Gunkel, pictured at the right with Pres. Bresciani, is a nutrition eduation assistant in Griggs, Steele and Traill counties. Leigh received a $250 Staff Recognition Award in the technical/paraprofessional category for her excellent, creative and collaborative work with the Family Nutrition Program. She has developed an extensive network in her 20 years of educational programming and strives to improve food options for the low-income audiences she serves. Sonja Fuchs, web technology specialist with Agriculture Communication, was one of several others from NDSU who were also nominated for this award.

These staff were recognized for their 150 years of combined service: Eric Brandvik, Sonja Fuchs, Angela Scott and Shannon Ueker (5 years); Cindy Dunn, Lisa Johnson and Vicki Miller (15 years); Phil Koapke, Linda Kuster and Bruce Sundeen (20 years); David Dynes (25 years). Recent retirees Val Entringer, Holly Erdmann and Rhonda Holzer were also recognized.

Applause photoWe appreciate each one of you – congratulations!

Chris Boerboom, Extension Director


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