Director David E. Hedrick of the University of Missouri's Fire & Rescue Training Institute (MU FRTI) has announced the appointment of a new staff member for the Institute. Ms. Glenda McGaughey of Columbia, Missouri will be filling the position of Administrative Associate II. Ms McGaughey will be responsible for fiscal and office management at MU FRTI. Glenda has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Columbia College. She has been employed by the University of Missouri since 1991 and has worked a variety of position with the University. Since 2005 she has been with Extension in the Center for Distance and Independent Study (CDIS) as the unit's business manager. Glenda will be transferring to MU FRTI on July 26. Regarding McGaughey's appointment, MU FRTI Director Hedrick said, "We look forward to Glenda joining the Institute. She has a proven record of excellence working with Extension and she will be a great asset to our management team."
Administrative Associate II McGaughey fills the vacancy left by the promotion of MU FRTI's previous fiscal manager Tiffany Hughes. Ms. Hughes became the Institute's Fiscal Manager in 2006. Director Hedrick said, "Tiffany provided excellent management of the fiscal activities for the Institute. Her contribution has been an important part of the Institute's success. We wish her well in her new position as Extension's Assistant Administrative Manager."
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