Submitted on Wednesday, 9/11/2019, at 9:32 PM

Laura Draucker, director of sustainability at Amherst College, is getting the Leader in Sustainability Award from the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, The Daily Hampshire Gazette reported.

The “A+ Award” is in recognition of her leading the creation of a climate action plan adopted by the college’s trustees in January that commits the College to carbon neutrality by 2030.

The awards will be presented at an Oct. 3 celebration at the Hadley Farms Meeting House in Hadley, Mass.