The following individuals from Utah received awards from the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) at their annual session in New Mexico on September 26-30.
Naomi Brower- (Left) First Place National and Regional Winner of the Past President's New Professional Award
Darlene Christensen - (Left) First Place National and Regional Winner of the ACI Clean Homes...Safe & Healthy Families Program Award of Excellence
- (Left) Utah Winner of the Continued
- (No Photo) Utah Winner of the
Distinguished Service Award
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Extension Assistant Professor
4-H Agent, Washington County
Paul is a native of Southern California. As a youth, he enjoyed exploring Southern Utah so much that he moved there in 2005. Paul and his wife have two sons and currently reside in Hurricane. He spent the beginning four years of his professional career as the general manager at a sports marketing company in Hurricane. Prior to this, he put himself through college as an optician at Costco Wholesale. Paul earned his bachelor's degree in business administration from Dixie State College in 2007, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He went on to complete his M.B.A. at Southern Utah University this past May and is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, an international honor society. His interests of research and study include leadership and collaboration using new technologies and marketing through social media outlets. Paul enjoys public speaking, web design, socializing, blogging, canyoneering, and reading. He is enthusiastic about working with the youth and volunteer leaders in Washington County's 4-H programs and learning from all the excellent people in USU Extension.
David K. Price
Equine Extension Specialist
Equine Science Program Director
Equine Center Director
Dr. Price has practiced exclusively in equine medicine and surgery for nearly 30 years. He has a special emphasis in equine reproduction but all aspects of horse health, soundness, nutrition, business and event management will be part of his responsibility at Utah State University.
He earned B.S. and D.V.M degrees from Colorado State University and was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Utah.
Emphasis at Utah State University
- Develop the equine science and management degree in the ADVS department.
- Serve the horse industry in Utah and Intermountain area by promoting, teaching and supporting good equine health and business management.
- Develop and maintain the Utah State University equine breeding program.