Recognizing service to the OSU research community
Congratulations to Lisa Whitworth, recently named VPR Employee of the Year. Whitworth is the lab manager of the OSU Microscopy Laboratory, who was recently honored by OSU Vice President for Research Dr. Kenneth Sewell. Her pleasant disposition and love for research culminated in winning the award. She will receive a monetary stipend and recognition on a plaque outside the VPR office in Whitehurst. Whitworth has served as president of the Oklahoma Microscopy Society and advocates for women to join STEM fields. She also encourages student membership in the society. This excellent ambassador for research has worked at OSU for over 26 years, after graduating from OSU. Congratulations on a well-deserved award!