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Byington Named Treasurer of International Research Society

Byington Named Treasurer of International Research Society

Vonnetta Byington, Creighton University administrator for the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, has been named Midwest Section Treasurer of the Society of Research Administrators, International (SRA).

SRA is an international organization focused on fostering excellence in research administration. The group has 4,000 members and is divided into five regional sections: Canadian, Midwest, West, Northeast and Southern, with five percent of its membership working outside the United States.

Byington, a 20-year Creighton employee, has held numerous leadership positions with 12 years experience in basic science department management. She also volunteers for numerous Omaha organizations lending her management and fiscal expertise to groups like Omaha Performing Arts, volunteer tax preparation, and more.