Deanna Hamilton, Administrative Assistant 3 in Academic Outreach and Innovation, WSU Global Campus, “embodies the positive, giving spirit of the true Coug” and is always professional, lifting burdens off of others and getting the work done. Her nominator notes “I have 30+ years of work experience and have never worked with someone as supportive and unflappable as Deanna. She really is amazing.”

Deanna embodies the core values of the award by exceeding expectations, offering superior service, and providing contributions to the WSU community.