Alumni Award Winners

It is with great pleasure that we announce the winners of this year’s Distinguished Alumni Awards! They will be in attendance at the Awards Brunch on Nov. 3 and we encourage members of the university to join us and support our winners.

If you plan to attend this complimentary event, please RSVP to the Alumni Office so we may seat you appropriately at (877) 811-ALUM or alumni@stfrancis.edu.

Presidential Alumni Award
Jo Ann (McDonald) Barber ’52
Retired Teacher

College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Award
Sr. Jeanne Bessette OSF, Ed.D. ’77
President of DePaul Cristo Rey High School in Cincinnati

College of Business and Health Administration Award
Roger Forgey ’96
President and CEO of Erlanger Medical Center at Hutcheson

College of Education Alumni Award
Cheryl McCarthy Ed.D. ’86
Superintendent, Joliet Township High School District

Leach College of Nursing Alumni Award
Cheryl Brubaker ’04
Nurse Practitioner, Albuquerque School District and USF faculty

The descriptions of each award can be found here: www.stfrancis.edu/alumni/awards

We are inviting the award winners and their families to the Distinguished Alumni Awards Brunch on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. in San Damiano Hall, Motherhouse 3rd Floor. We would like to extend this invitation to you and encourage representatives from each college to attend this complimentary event and show your support.

Again, if you plan to attend, please RSVP to the Alumni Office so we may seat you appropriately at (877) 811-ALUM or alumni@stfrancis.edu.