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Sympathy to…

The family of Fred Kaehler (June 20, 1927 – September 1, 2017) who passed away. Please click on the link below for his Obituary and information. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/coloradoan/obituary.aspx?n=frederick-kaehler&pid=186673022&fhid=16075

The family of Richard Marc Haslem (November 8, 1953 – November 12, 2017) who passed away. Please click on the link below for his Obituary and information. http://www.montrosepress.com/obituaries/richard-marc-haslem/article_552322d6-c9b3-11e7-8ae4-8ba0b8f2a87d.html

AWARD DOLLARS RECEIVED 

Notification of awards received is taken monthly from a CSU Sponsored Programs report. If you are the recipient(s) of an award(s) that did not go through Sponsored Programs, please email Susan Harris at susan.harris@colostate.edu and provide her the information so we can recognize your success.

New Extension Awards  
Investigators Sponsor Title Total Award Amount
Mark Platten CO. Dept. of Public Health & Environment Teller County CDPHE Radon Grant $5,092
The Personnel Directory is updated as of December 1, 2017. If you are interested in a hard copy, go to http://extension.colostate.edu/staff-directory/ then click on “Printable Personnel Directory.”

Be sure to check out our new colleagues on the last pages of this newsletter.

PERSONNEL UPDATE

As of December 1, 2017

FRONT RANGE REGION – JoAnn Powell

Adams County
Extension Agent, Family & Consumer Sciences, #28-17
Interviews are scheduled for November 30 and December 1.

Arapahoe County
Extension Agent, Horticulture, #08-18
The position is under review.

Boulder County
Extension County Director, #TBD
Kevin Miller has resigned his position effective December 14, 2107. The position is under review.

Douglas County
Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development/Livestock, #23-17
Claudia Meeks accepted the position effective January 8, 2018. Claudia has a BS in agriculture education, communication & leadership and an MS in career, technical & leadership education both from the University of Kentucky.

Extension County Director, #TBD
This search failed. It is under review for re-advertisement.

El Paso County
Extension Agent, Family & Consumer Science, #TBD
This position is under review.

Jefferson County
Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development/Livestock, #03-18
This position will be advertised soon with a deadline for January 11, 2018.

Larimer County
Extension County Director, #01-18
The position is being advertised with a deadline of November 28.

Weld County
Program Associate, 4-H Youth Development .45FTE, Endowed, #04-18
This position is being advertised with a deadline of November 30.

PEAKS AND PLAINS REGION – Bill Nobles

Custer County
Extension Director, #30-17
This position is being advertised with a deadline of December 7.

Elbert County
Extension County Director, #TBD
Sheila Kelley has announced her retirement March 5, 2018.

Logan County
Extension Agent, Agriculture & 4-H Youth Development, #27-17
John D. Sexton has accepted the position effective January 15, 2018. J.D. has a bachelor’s degree in animal and vet sciences from University of Wyoming. J.D. has been working for CSU Extension since June of 2012 as county director in Moffat County.

Park County
Extension County Director, #TBD
This position is under review.

Golden Plains Area

Northeast Regional Engagement Center
Regional Extension Specialist, Range Management, TBD
This position is under review.

Yuma County
Area Extension Agent, Livestock, #02-18
Interviews will be held Jan 8-9, 2018.

Southeast Area
Otero and Crowley Counties
Area Extension Agent, Family Consumer Science, #25-17
Debbie Chapman has accepted the position effective January 2, 2018. Debbie has a BS in family & consumer sciences from New Mexico State University, and a MS in academic advising from Kansas State University.

WESTERN REGION – C. J. Mucklow

Garfield County
Extension Agent, Ag./Horticulture/Natural Resources, (Youth & Adult) #09-18
Kayla Hinkley has resigned this position effective December 22, 2017. This position will be advertised soon.

Jackson County
Extension Agent & Director, Ag, 4-H Youth Development/FCS #10-18
Debbie Alpe has announced her retirement effective March 31, 2018. This position is under review and will be advertised soon.

Routt County
Extension Agent, FCS & 4-H Youth Development, #07-18
The position description is being advertised with a deadline for December 5, 2017.

San Miguel/W. Montrose Counties
Extension Program Coordinator, 4-H Youth Development, .6FTE, #05-18
The new search (#05-18) is being advertised with a deadline of November 28. Interviews will be held December 22.

STATE STAFF

Colorado 4-H Foundation
Colorado 4-H Foundation, Director, #06-18
This position is being advertised with a deadline for December 21.

State 4-H Office
Extension State Specialist, 4-H Youth Development and Volunteer Leadership, #24-17
This search failed to find a hire. It is under review for re-advertisement.

Livestock Marketing Information Center (LMIC), Lakewood, CO
Extension State Specialist, Senior Economist, #20-17
Negotiations are underway.

All items for CSU Extension Personnel Notes should be sent to Sue Harris at susan.harris@colostate.edu.


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Lisa Auer

Name: Lisa Auer

Title: FLTI Site Coordinator, Family Leadership Training Institute

Location: Larimer County

Date of Hire: October 2017

Personal Information: I have grown up living all over the United States as well as several other countries. Prior to settling down in Fort Collins I lived in Costa Rica where I met my husband and my first daughter was born. I have a passion for working with children and families and working towards building a strong community. During my free time I enjoy traveling, spending time with my family and playing in the great outdoors.

Job Experience: Prior to coming to CSU Extension, I worked as a Youth and Family Transition Facilitator and Early Childhood Navigator with The Matthews House, an Assistant Director with the Sunshine House and as a Student Support teacher in Costa Rica.

Education:
2000 B. S. Human Development and Family Studies at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.p>