Leaving a legacy

Bonnie Sowers listens to tributes at a reception in her honor.

Bonnie Sowers, Hesston College’s departing Director of Nursing Education, listens to a tribute at a reception celebrating her more than 40 years of service to Hesston Nursing on May 9. Sowers will step down from the director role after 37 years on June 30. About 300 colleagues, former students and friends came out to celebrate with Sowers. Several tributes praised her servant leadership, kind and generous spirit, and encouraging attitude.