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Past Distinguished Alumni Awards Recipients

2014

 
Dr. Abdolazeez S. Al-Otaibi, MPA '83,
PhD '88
Rockefeller College Lifetime Achievement Award
Mark A. Patterson, BA '84 Distinguished Alumnus in Political Science Award
Gary Striar, MPA '79 Distinguished Alumnus in Public Administration and Policy Award
Liam Fitzsimmons, BA '05 Young Alumnus in Political Science Award
Kimberly Lyons, BA '02, MPA '04 Young Alumna in Public Administration and Policy Award
Dr. Theresa Pardo, BA '82, MS '90, PhD '98 Rockefeller College Distinguished Service Award
Dr. Philip McCallion, MSW '81, PhD '93 Distinguished Continuing Professional Education Leadership Award of Excellence
   

2013

 
John M. McHugh, MPA '77 Rockefeller College
Lifetime Achievement Award
Addie J. Russell, BA '00 Distinguished Alumni Award
in Political Science
Bonnie D. Jenkins, MPA '88 Distinguished Alumni Award
in Public Administration & Policy
Dr. Peter W. Brusoe, BA '03, MA '04 Rockefeller College Young Alumni in Political Science Award
Brian C. Fessler, BA '06, MPA '07 Rockefeller College Young Alumni Public Administration & Policy Award
Edward Murphy, MPA '81 Distinguished Continuing Professional Education Leadership Award of Excellence
Dr. George P. Richardson Rockefeller College Distinguished Service Award
   

2012

 
Victoria A. Farrar-Myers, PhD '97 Distinguished Alumni Award
in Political Science
Peter D. Lopez, MPA '88 Distinguished Alumni Award
in Public Administration & Policy
Charley E. Lozada, BA '05 Rockefeller College Young Alumni in Political Science Award
Donald E. Boyce III, BS '06, MPA '08 Rockefeller College Young Alumni Public Administration & Policy Award
Mary L. McCarthy, PhD, MSW '82 Distinguished Continuing Professional Education Leadership Award of Excellence
   

2010

 
Lawrence K. Marks, BA '79 Political Science Award
Peter C. Finn, MPA '77 Public Administration & Policy Award
Mohammad O. Abbadi, MPA '08 Young Alumni Award
Ruth S. Walters Distinguished Service Award
Peter D. Miraglia, BA ’72, MSW ’77 Distinguished Continuing Professional Education Leadership Award of Excellence
   

2009

 
Jennifer Manner, BA '86 Political Science Award
Craig Johnson, MPA '87, PhD '93 Public Administration & Policy Award
Joseph N. Garba, BA '02, MPA '05 Young Alumni Award
Kevin M. Bronner, BA '70, MPA '84, PhD '92 Distinguished Service Award
Richard Iannello Distinguished Continuing Professional Education Leadership Award of Excellence
   

2008

 
Nancy Gleason Groenwegen, BA '79 Political Science Award
Thomas G. Clingan, BA '73, MPA '75 Public Administration & Policy Award
James J. Malatras, BA '99, MA '00,
PhD '08
Young Alumni Award
Joseph B. Sano, BA '70, MA '73 Extended Learning Leadership Award
Thomas W. Church Distinguished Service Award
Richard L. Dunham Lifetime Achievement Award
   

2007

 
Susan E. Milligan, BA '84 Political Science Award
Joel R. Whitehead, MPA '90 Public Administration & Policy Award
Paul J. Castellani Distinguished Service Award
Carol D. Young Extended Learning Leadership Award of Excellence
Christa Nyman Christakis, MPP '03 Young Alumna Award
   

2006

 
Lawrence J. Korb, PhD '69 Political Science Award
Anne T. McCartt, PhD '88 Public Administration & Policy Award
Frank J. Mauro Distinguished Service Award
Laurie N. DiPadova-Stocks, PhD '95 Extended Learning Leadership Award 
Jennifer L. Givner, MPA '02 Young Alumna Award
   

2005

 
Bruce M. Plaxen, BA '79   Political Science Award 
Denise M. Sheehan, MPA '88   Public Administration & Policy Award
John G. Gunnell  Lifetime Achievement Award
Frank J. Thompson Distinguished Service Award 
Peter J. Casale, MPA '82   Extended Learning Leadership Award 
Soonhee Kim, PhD '98   Young Alumna Award 
   

2004

 
Patricia E. Salkin, BA '85 Political Science Award 
Robin Leonard Prunty, MPA '87 Public Administration & Policy Award
Joseph F. Zimmerman Lifetime Achievement Award
Robert D. McEvoy Distinguished Service Award
Sue R. Faerman, PhD '87 Extended Learning Leadership Award
Michael Leo Owens, PhD '01 Young Alumni Award
   

2003

 
Susan Behuniak, PhD '87 Political Science Award
Brian Wing, MPA '73 Public Administration & Policy Award
Abdo Baaklini, PhD '72 Lifetime Achievement Award
Joseph Heikoff Distinguished Service Award
Sydney Cresswell. BA '71, MS '80 Extended Learning Leadership Award
Shannin Addison, MPA '02 Young Alumna Award
Michael Holland, MPA '02 Young Alumni Award
   

2002

 
Lewis S. Wiener, Esq., BA '84 Political Science Award
Maryanne Gridley, MPA '77 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

2001

 
Christine A. Varney, BA '77 Political Science Award
Judith R. Saidel, PhD '90 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

2000

 
Nicolas J. Vagianelis, MPA '71 Public Administration & Policy Award
Gil I. Klinger, BA '81 Political Science Award
   

1999

 
Thomas P. Eichler, MPA '74 Public Administration & Policy Award
Jeffery A. Mishkin, BA '69 Political Science Award
   

1998

 
Sharon S. Dawes, PhD '91 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1997

 
Catherine A. Bertini, BA '71 Political Science Award
   

1996

 
David G. Williams, MA '70 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1995

 
Richard L. Edwards, PhD '86 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1994

 
Thomas D. Lynch, BS '78 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1993

 
John L. Buono, MA '70, MPA '71 Public Administration & Policy Award
Jeffrey A. Segal, BA '78 Political Science Award 
   

1992

 
Sandra Starke, MPA '78 Public Administration & Policy Award
Judith I. Avner, BA '72 Political Science Award
   

1991

 
Mary Ann Crotty, BS '79, MPA '82 Public Administration & Policy Award
Angelo Falcon, MPA '80 Political Science Award
   

1990

 
Jay Abrams, MPA '71, PhD '75 Public Administration & Policy Award
Walter Oleszek, BA '68, PhD '68 Political Science Award
   

1989

 
Dennis DeLong, MA '69, PhD '78 Political Science Award
Robert Morgado, MPA '65 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1988

 
Sanford Schram, MA '73, PhD '79 Political Science Award
Joseph Whorton, PhD '80 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1987

 
Howard Whitcomb, PhD '71 Political Science Award
Nancy Perlman, MPA '79 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1986

 
Bernie Johnpoll, MA '59, PhD '66 Political Science Award
John McKenna, MPA '71 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1985

 
Carl Stenburg, MPA '66, PhD '72 Political Science Award
Chester Burrell, MPA '71 Public Administration & Policy Award
   

1984

 
Philip Coulter, PhD '66 Political Science Award
Elin Howe, MPA '73 Public Administration & Policy Award