The Division of Social Work Announces its 2013 Alumnus of the Year:
Michael Vercauteren, MSW, '01
Mike Vercauteren with Social Work faculty (L to R): Liz Dole-Izzo,
Lindsey Overstreet, Valerie Thompson-Ebanks and Donna Leigh Bliss.
Mike was honored as the Division of Social Work's 2013 Alumnus of the Year at the College of Health Sciences Outstanding Alumni ceremony on Friday, October 11. His work in Laramie and throughout the state of Wyoming demonstrates his commitment to changing social environments in order to build healthier communities and support treatment providers.
Did you know that Mike led the charge to pass the first city-wide smoking ban in Wyoming, right here in Laramie? He has served as a member of the Prevention Management Organization team with the Wyoming Department of Health, and is currently the training and education coordinator for the Prevention Management Organization.