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December 12, 2006

Hass is associate POD director

Lanny Hass

Dr. Lanny Hass has agreed to serve as the associate director of Personal and Organizational Development, effective Dec. 1. Hass replaces Dr. David Jenkins who retired in 2006.

Hass has worked for Cooperative Extension for over 25 years
serving in Virginia and North Carolina as an area agent and specialist. He grew up on a farm in rural North Carolina and received degrees from the University of North Carolina at Asheville (economics) and the University of Tennessee (agricultural economics). Hass earned his doctorate from N.C. State University in occupational education and is known nationally for his skills in organizational development and leadership.

"Dr. Hass brings a wealth of experience to this new position, and I know he will do great things for the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service," said Dr. Jon Ort, director of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service at N.C. State.

Posted by Natalie at December 12, 2006 08:31 AM