On Sunday and Monday, November 6–7, six alumni will return to campus to mix and mingle with current students and then accept the 2016 Young Alumni Achievement Award.
Each recipient will spend time with students during opportunities arranged by each of IUP’s six academic colleges and then will be honored at a luncheon in the Blue Room.
The following alumni will receive this year’s award.
Phillip Chavira ’06College of Fine Arts Broadway ProducerDavelle, LLC
Robert Kervin ’02College of Natural Sciences and MathematicsExecutive Vice President, Geologist, and CofounderRusk Energy Corporation
Kimberley Miller ’02Eberly College of Business and Information TechnologyTax ManagerSisterson & Co, LLP
Karen Marr Sudders ’05 M’07College of Health and Human ServicesClinical Culinary and Nutrition ManagerCancer Treatment Centers of America
Jennifer Swartz ’07College of Humanities and Social SciencesSenior Associate, Private MarketsWilshire Associates, Inc.
Jonneé Tonsel ’09College of Education and Educational TechnologyProject ManagerBrand Creative, Comedy Central
Young Alumni Achievement Award winners are graduates of the last 15 years who have notable records in their chosen fields. The awards program is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations.
See the list of previous award winners.
Learn more about the awards program and nominate an alumnus or alumna.