Dr. David G. Lorenzi was the recipient of numerous awards from various professional organizations during the 2010–2011 academic year.
In Fall 2010, Dr. Lorenzi was recognized by the Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance at the annual convention as the 2010 University Physical Education Teacher of the Year and was the Adapted Physical Activities Professional Recognition Award recipient.
In Spring 2011, Dr. Lorenzi received the Outstanding Professional Recognition Award at the annual convention of the Eastern District Association of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
Most recently, Dr. Lorenzi was recognized by the Council for Aquatic Professionals of the American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation with the National Service Award.
Dr. Lorenzi is an assistant professor at IUP in the Department of Health and Physical Education, where is also director the Special Needs Activity Program.