Tom Busch standing in front of the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center.Recipient of the WSU Crimson Spirit Award for October 2017 is Tom Busch, a fiscal analyst in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Nominators praised him for noteworthy extra efforts and consistently exceeding expectations, and commended his in-depth knowledge of policies and procedures. Busch is the “go-to” person for help and advice for grant proposal submission, grant reconciliation, and other departmental issues. As one nominator put it, Tom is “always willing to help research any problem and provides back-up documentation for use in the future.”  His answers are always thoughtful, precise and organized in a way that is easy to understand, all of which contributes to improving the WSU community.

Learn more about the Crimson Spirit Award on the HRS website.