2017 Outstanding Staff Awards

The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Outstanding Staff Awards Program began in 1998 and is sponsored by Gamma Sigma Delta Agriculture Honorary Society, UK AG and HES Alumni Association, and Partners in Agriculture.  The recognition program is held annually as part of the Staff Appreciation Day during Roundup week.  Each year up to seven individuals are honored for their dedicated, steadfast, competent and outstanding service to the college.

The 2017 Outstanding Staff Awards were held on October 4, 2017.

Congratulations to the 2017 Outstanding Staff Award Recipients:

Executive/Administrative/Managerial/Non-Professional Category
Bryan Cassill, Department of Animal & Food Sciences
Ann Leed, Department of Animal & Food Sciences

Office and Clerical, On-Campus Category
Janene Toelle, Department of Agricultural Economics

Office and Clerical, Off-Campus Category
Leslie Cutshaw, Trimble County Extension Service

Service, Maintenance, Skilled Crafts Category
Billy Workman, Agriculture Construction Services

Technical/Paraprofessional Category
Edward Hutchens, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering
Brian Lauer, Department of Entomology and Department of Plant & Soil Sciences

2017 Outstanding Staff Award Nominees and Winners

2017 Outstanding Staff Award Nominees

2017 Outstanding Staff Award Nominees

OSA Winner Bryan Cassill, Department of Animal & Food Sciences

OSA Winner

Bryan Cassill, Department of Animal & Food Sciences

OSA Winner Ann Leed, Department of Animal & Food Sciences

OSA Winner

Ann Leed, Department of Animal & Food Sciences

OSA Winner Janene Toelle, Department of Agricultural Economics

OSA Winner

Janene Toelle, Department of Agricultural Economics

OSA Winner Leslie Cutshaw, Trimble County Extension

OSA Winner

Leslie Cutshaw, Trimble County Cooperative Extension

OSA Winner Billy Workman, Agriculture Construction Services

OSA Winner

Billy Workman, Agriculture Construction Service

OSA Winner Edward Hutchens, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering

OSA Winner

Edward Hutchens, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering

OSA Winner Brian Lauer, Department of Entomology and Department of Plant & Soil Sciences

OSA Winner

Brian Lauer, Department of Entomology and Department of Plant & Soil Sciences

2017 Outstanding Staff Award Winners