University of Wyoming Extension News

Natrona County extension horticulturist receives outstanding educator honor

Donna Cuin

Donna Cuin, horticultural program associate in the Natrona County office of the University of Wyoming Extension, received the Outstanding Extension Educator Award from the Wyoming Association of County Agricultural Agents.

The award was presented in November in Laramie at the annual extension trainingconference. Cuin is an active member of the association and was honored for her excellence in extension education, leadership for extension programming, for tackling challenging issues and mentoring new extension employees.

Cuin joined extension in 2002. Her specialties are perennial gardening, xeriscaping and proper tree pruning practices, and she is the Natrona County Master Gardener coordinator and coaches 4-H vegetable judging teams.