Danuser, a graduate of William Woods and former secretary of the board of trustees, was elected to the board in 2002 and became an honorary member in 2009. After attending William Woods in the late ’60s, she married Jerry Danuser of Fulton in 1970 and has made her home in the community ever since. For a number of years she was involved in the family business, Danuser Machine Company, which manufactures farm equipment and related components for customers worldwide. A past president of the Callaway County William Woods Alumni Club, she also served as a member of the WWU Capital Campaign Steering Committee. She was active in the William Woods Theatre Critic’s Circle for many years. In 1995, she was the WWU Alumni Service Award recipient.