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Dr. Michelle Taylor Skipper, an alumna of Gardner-Webb University, is a recipient of the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service, the highest honor a state employee may receive. She was recognized for helping with relief efforts in St. Pauls, N.C., after flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Her efforts extended to her neighbors and others who were stranded in town when major roads became impassable.
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Office of University Communications, "Gardner-Webb Alumna Honored by N.C. Governor for Volunteer Efforts After 2016 Hurricane" (2017). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 481.