Sophia Hutton, administrative manager, School of the Environment, received 2020 Crimson Spirit recognition.

Ms. Hutton is always tackling multiple jobs for the School of the Environment, managing the office and staff, helping the faculty, assisting the director, facilitating faculty searches, and helping advise graduate students. Her nominator says “She is one of the hardest and busiest workers I have seen on the WSU Campus.”

Ms. Hutton is a critical thinker who is always solving problems and anticipating challenges: “She sees the big picture.… and always makes sure things are done from start to finish.” Creative problem-solving is one of her strongest skills.

Ms. Hutton always focuses on the people who made up the School of the Environment. Whether faculty, staff, students, or graduate students, she is welcoming and helpful no matter how busy she is. Her nominator notes that “Students come to her because they trust her.” She willingly shares her time and expertise.

In short, Ms. Hutton is committed to providing the best service possible to the School of the Environment! She is recognized for creative problem-solving skills, anticipating needs, exceeding expectations, and providing superior service.