Susan Donaldson named Distinguished Outreach Faculty
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension faculty member Susan Donaldson, Ph.D., received the Distinguished Outreach Faculty Award at the University's 37th Honor the Best ceremony, May 16. Donaldson was recognized for her contributions to her related academic unit and the overall mission of University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.
She was honored for fostering collaboration through her work activities, as well as awarded a $5,000 honorarium.
Donaldson currently serves as water quality education specialist for the Western Area of Cooperative Extension in Nevada. Donaldson is currently involved in a variety of programs, including Tahoe Basin Weed Coordinating Group, Truckee Tributaries Watershed Protection Planning and the Carson Valley Water Quality Education Program.
University of Nevada, Reno's Honor the Best ceremony has recognized outstanding faculty, staff and students at the University since 1970. Awards are given to recognize and applaud recipients who display the dedication and commitment that makes the University of Nevada, Reno an institution of educational excellence.