Jill Knoll of Dunwoody, Ga., a student in the XMNR program, is a team manager for The Coca-Cola Company’s Industry and Consumer Affairs Department in Atlanta. Knoll says that Coca-Cola’s commitment to management practices and sustainability — which includes water, packaging, energy, health and wellbeing, and agriculture — is a perfect match for her personal passion for agriculture and commitment to the environment. Read the full article here.
Danielle Williams of Falls Church, Va., who received an executive master of natural resources degree at Virginia Tech’s National Capital Region in 2012, was named a finalist for a Presidential Management Fellowship, a highly competitive two-year post-graduate fellowship with a federal agency. (more…)