Jackie Beisel Wins "Spirit of Extension Award"
Posted: January 11, 2011
The Spirit Awards are to recognize individuals who exemplify the spirit of Cooperative Extension in their work and volunteer activities. She was recognized at a recent statewide conference of extension professionals at the Blair County Convention Center.
Jackie is the daughter of Deborah and Ray Beisel, Clymer, and she is a member of the Marion Center Handy Helpers 4-H Club.
Her project work has included national wildlife and forestry activities, Regional 4-H Camp counseling, National 4-H Congress, and National 4-H Conference. She has been named the county Outstanding 4-H Member, and she was a 4-H Ambassador. She is currently a freshman at IUP. She is the third 4-H member from Indiana county to win this award – other winners were Chad Barclay and Brianna Isenberg.