INDIANAPOLIS – Ivy Tech Foundation will recognize its Benefactors of the Year at the Ivy Tech Foundation board of directors’ annual meeting today in French Lick. Two Alumni Achievement awards also will be presented.
The Benefactors of the Year for 2011 by Ivy Tech region are:
Bloomington Region: Cook Medical
Columbus Region: Bill DeMichieli
North Central Region: K21 Health Foundation
Southeast Region: King’s Daughters’ Hospital and Health Services
Kokomo Region: Jean Koch
Central Indiana Region: Lilly Endowment, Inc.
East Central Region: Robert D. Loose and Family
Northwest Region: Drs. Rade and Leslie Pejic
Wabash Valley Region: John Rutherford
Southwest Region: Elna Ryals
Southern Indiana Region: Judge Carlton and Sue Sanders
Lafayette Region: Michael and Susan Smith
Richmond Region: The Stidham Family
Northeast Region: Donald F. Wood
Regional Distinguished Alumni of the Year for 2011 by Ivy Tech region are:
Southeast Region: Barbara J. Ault
Northeast Region: Nyan Aung
Southern Indiana Region: Joyce G. Edds
Wabash valley Region: Shane M. Huffman
Richmond Region: Dr. Patricia L. Lang
Southwest Region: Stacy L. Little
Columbus Region: Joanna L. Nedeau-Kilby
Kokomo Region: David E. Murphy
East Central Region: Gregory A. Ranger
Lafayette Region: Lynetta Raplee
North Central Region: Kelly E. Skirvin
Northwest Region: Michael H. Spears
Bloomington Region: Lisa D. Taylor
Central Indiana Region: Jill M. Vandegriff
The Alumni Professional Achievement Award will be presented to Dr. Patricia L. Lang of the Richmond region. Barbara J. Ault of the Southeast region will receive the Alumni Personal Achievement Award.
Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system serving nearly 200,000 students annually. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.