News Release Distributed 11/06/12
BATON ROUGE, La. – Twelve LSU AgCenter extension agents received awards from the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents at the organization’s Oct. 21-25 annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.
Distinguished Service Awards went to Lauren Faust, of St. Bernard Parish; Markaye Russell, of Ouachita Parish; and Joanna Strong, of Richland Parish.
Achievement in Service Awards went to Jennifer Ducote, of St. Mary Parish; Todd Fontenot, of Evangeline Parish; and Kali Zammit, of St. Charles Parish.
Charles Hebert, of Lafayette Parish, received the Meritorious Service Award.
The National Excellence in Natural Resources and Environmental Education Program Team Award went to Hilton and Shannan Waits, of Vermilion Parish, and the Regional Excellence in Teen Programming Team Award went to Elizabeth Lynn and Diane Uzzle, both of Bienville Parish, and the Bienville Parish Police Jury.
Randall Bellon, of Allen Parish, received a 25 Years of Service award.
Linda Foster Benedict
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture