Dr. Krishona Martinson Receives Dean of Extension’s Award

As printed in Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources News

Dr. Krishona Martinson, Extension specialist and Department of Animal Science faculty member, received the Dean’s Award for Outstanding Campus-based Faculty. Krishona built the internationally recognized and highly successful equine Extension program. The program provides relevant information to horse owners and professionals while embracing a spirit of entrepreneurialism. She is a leader in using technology to provide information on management and care of horses and also maintains a successful research program securing over $1.2 million in grant dollars for collaborative research between agronomy and equine science. Krishona boldly embraces the Extension mission by pushing herself and her team to use innovative technology to share timely and researched-based information.