Kathy Davison, editor of the State Historical Society of North Dakota, has been named this year’s recipient of the Larry Rowen Remele Award by the Northern Great Plains History Conference Council. She was selected for outstanding work over the years as a member of the NGPH Conference Council and as a program coordinator for the annual conference.
Davison was honored during the 46th annual Northern Great Plains History Conference Sept. 23 at Mankato, Minn.
The award was established to honor the memory of Larry Remele, longtime editor of North Dakota History, the quarterly journal of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. Remele died at 1988 at age 43. The award has been given annually since 1989.
Davison has served as editor of North Dakota History and the State Historical Society of North Dakota since Oct. 1, 2003. A native of Alsen, Davison holds a bachelor of arts degree in political science and history from the University of North Dakota, and a juris doctorate from the University of North Dakota School of Law.
Next year’s conference will be held in Fargo Sept. 26-29, 2012.