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2020 Alumni Award Recipients

Sponsored by the Kent State Alumni Association, the Alumni Awards are the university’s most prestigious honors given to alumni. The association is proud to recognize this year’s esteemed recipients.

Distinguished Alumni Award

Judge Annalisa Stubbs Williams, ’77

Judge Annalisa Stubbs Williams, ’77

Akron Municipal Court Judge


Distinguished Citizen Award

Nicholas E. Phillips, ’70

Nicholas E. Phillips, ’70

Attorney and Colonel USAF/JAG (Ret.)


Professional Achievement Award

Dr. Timothy F. Feltes, ’77

Timothy F. Feltes, MD, ’77

Former Pediatric Professor and Senior Vice Chair, The Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital


Professional Achievement Award

Terese Volk Tuohey, Ph.D., ’93

Terese Volk Tuohey, Ph.D., ’93

Associate Professor Emerita, Music Education, Wayne State University


Kent State Advocacy Award

Stephanie Sweany, ’05

Stephanie Sweany, ’05

Assistant Director, Stark County Hunger Task Force


Outstanding New Professional Award

Justin Rudy Gleason, ’16, MBA ’18, M.Arch ’18

Justin Rudy Gleason, ’16, MBA ’18, M.Arch ’18

Director of Operations, DS Architecture


Golden Flash Award

Kayla Marker, ’21, MPH ’22

Kayla Marker, ’21, MPH ’22

Bachelor in Criminology & Justice Studies and Psychology
Minor in Forensic Anthropology 
MPH in Health Policy and Management

 


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