UW Extension Range Specialist Receives Newer Employee Honor
University of Wyoming Extension has recognized a range specialist known for her high level of activity.
Rachel Mealor received the Newer Employee Recognition Award during the organization’s recent training conference in Casper.
Mealor, a Rock Springs native, received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from UW. She joined extension in 2007.
Mealor made 20 invited presentations in Wyoming and neighboring states last year and received the Outstanding Young Range Professional Award from the Society for Range Management. She has been a guest lecturer and written or co-written journal articles and extension publications and is active in extension’s sustainable management of rangeland resources team.