Barb Wollan honored with CYtation Award from ISU P&S Council

April 24, 2020

Barb Wollan honored with CYtation Award from ISU P&S Council: A strong advocate for the unique needs of ISU Extension and Outreach employees who are based off campus, extension specialist Barb Wollan is also a leader among her peers in Human Sciences Extension and Outreach, particularly the family finance team. She has played a central role in the team’s efforts to address technical financial content, including health insurance and retirement planning. Wollan wrote the first version of “Writing Your Retirement Paycheck,” a 2-part workshop series targeting people who are preparing to retire within the next few years, and worked with a team to pilot and finalize that curriculum.

Wollan also extends her expertise to the ISU Professional and Scientific Council to which she was elected. She has played an active role in clarifying compensation and benefits issues of importance to P&S staff. She authored the first draft of the P&S Council’s recommendations for improved performance appraisal processes across the university. She has also represented the council on the University Benefits Committee for three years.

Contact Details:

Name: Suzanne Ankerstjerne
Department: awards co-chair in the ISU P&S Counci