Alumna, Professor Honored by YWCA

Terryl Cadwell, Augustana class of '75 and former chief probation officer for U.S. Probation / Pretrial Services, and Jaciel Keltgen, assistant professor of business administration, were honored on Thursday, March 29, at the 2012 Sioux Falls YWCA Tribute to Women Awards. The event recognizes local women who have made exemplary contributions in the workplace and in the community.

After completing her master’s degree, Cadwell became the first woman federal probation officer and the first woman chief probation officer in the district of South Dakota.

Keltgen is an assistant professor, specializing in marketing. Prior to joining Augustana in 1997, she worked in government, journalism and market research. She has served as director of research, press secretary and lobbyist for two South Dakota attorneys general, and worked at the Argus Leader in various reporting and editing positions.