Jimmy Ash wins award

September 10, 2014 — Jimmy Ash, engineer aide senior, won the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Outstanding Staff Award in the Technician/Paraprofessional category on Staff Appreciation Day during the recent week-long Ag Round Up.

Ash brings widespread knowledge of construction materials and methods and construction management to the department. He is a highly skilled draftsman who has worked on development of plans and specifications for large scale, multi-million dollar projects within CAFE as well as numerous undergraduate and graduate student projects during his 15-year tenure.

"When you like your job and the people you work with, it's easy to do your job well," Ash said upon receiving the award.

The awards are co-sponsored by Gamma Sigma Delta Honorary Society of Agriculture, the Agriculture and HES Alumni Association, and Partners in Agriculture. The award is given to staff members who demonstrate their dedicated, steadfast, competent and outstanding service to the college. More information about the Outstanding Staff Awards and this year’s recipients can be found at CAFE Outstanding Staff Award webpage.