Bob Marchesani ’83, M’89 Receives Award of Merit

Bob Marchesani (right) receiving the Eddie Knight Award of Merit

Bob Marchesani (right) receiving the Eddie Knight Award of Merit

Phi Kappa Psi National Fraternity presented Bob Marchesani ’83, M’89 the Eddie Knight Award of Merit during its recent convention in San Antonio, Texas.

Marchesani is the 21st member of the fraternity to receive the award, which is named after an 1893 initiate at the fraternity’s Wabash College chapter who was a stalwart of Phi Kappa Psi over his life.

Marchesani has served in a variety of elected and appointed volunteer roles on the national, regional, and local level since his initiation into the fraternity in 1979. Between 2008–2010, Marchesani also served as chairman of the North-American Interfraternity Conference, the trade association of all men’s college fraternities.