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Evelyn Simmons Awarded the Distinguished Service Award at the 2012 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' annual conference

Posted: November 19, 2012

Evelyn Simmons was recognized at the 2012 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' annual conference this past October for her efforts with Penn State Extension 4-H Programming. The Distinguished Service Award is given to educators with seven or more years of service.
Evelyn Simmons (on the right) receiving her Distinguished Service Award with National Association of Extension 4-H Agents 2012 President Debbie Nistler

Evelyn Simmons (on the right) receiving her Distinguished Service Award with National Association of Extension 4-H Agents 2012 President Debbie Nistler

Evelyn brought new stability to her position as 4-H Youth Development Educator in Lycoming County, then created new events and programs in response to members’ interests through time.  Her background in teaching contributed to Ev’s successful expanding of the county school enrichment programming ten times over.  Two scholarships were endowed under her leadership.  Ev most enjoys working with 4-H leaders and County Council.