Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner
Stone Barn, Saint Joseph’s College
May 4, 2019, Cocktail Hour: 5-6 p.m., Welcome Dinner: 6 p.m.
Nominate A Fellow Alum Today!
The Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner is a growing Saint Joseph’s tradition that allows the College community to help shine a light on noteworthy alums. With your input, we want to recognize those among us who have demonstrated excellence in community service, philanthropy, leadership, spirit, and entrepreneurship. Below is the list of awards and those who have been previously honored:
Catherine McAuley Award
This award is named after the foundress of the Sisters of Mercy, who showed a strong commitment to service and helping those in need. Nominees for this award should display a determination to help those in need and reflect the values of Catherine McAuley and the Sisters of Mercy.
2018, Maura McMann ’79
2017, Cynthia Murray Beliveau ’70
2016, Sydney Mosher Menard ’10
2015, Sisters of Mercy
Distinguished Philanthropy Award
This award recognizes an individual or business for their continued, generous contributions to Saint Joseph’s College through their philanthropic gifts.
2018, Peter Geiger Hon. ’14
2017, Cornelia Markey Baker ’85
2016, none awarded
2015, Bonnie Newman ’67
Emerging Leader Award
Presented to an alum who has made a significant impact in their profession and/or community.
2018, Steve Gorsun ’09
2017, Brad Bingham ’08
2016, Jennifer Taylor ’03, MS ’09, MBA ’17
2015, Nicholas Mirabello ’03
Monk Spirit Award
The award goes to someone who demonstrates the “spirit” of the college through their interactions and involvement.
2018, Ryan Sullivan ’09
2017, Christina A. Joyce ’68
2016, Pam Aliberti ’65
2015, RJ Turner ’98
Professional Excellence Award
This award is presented to the alum who has distinguished him or herself professionally in such a way as to positively reflect on Saint Joseph’s College.
2018, Catherine Hagerman ’79
2017, Catherine Renquin Ryder ’81
2016, Marcus Barresi ’76
2015, Michael Shea ’72
We invite you to share your nomination by completing the online form below. Tell us about your nominee, their accomplishments and why you are recommending them to be an award recipient.
Kindly submit nominations by February 15.
2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards Honorees
From left to right: Ryan Sullivan ’09, Steve Gorsun ’09, Maura McMann ’79, Catherine Hagerman ’79, Peter Geiger Hon. ’14