Plymouth State University Alumni Association Honors Seven During 2013 Homecoming and Family Celebration

October 7th, 2013 by blyndes

PSUAA 2013 Award Recipients, l to r, Rodney Ekstrom '09G, PSU Director of Alumni Relations, Harold Roy ’05, Recent Alumni Award of Excellence, Sue Farris ’12G, Outstanding Graduate Alumni Award, Michael Goldenberg ’84, Ut Prosim Award, Zach Goldenberg ’13, Graduating Senior Award of Excellence, Jason Lyon ’94, Distinguished Alumni Service Award, Terri Dautcher, Faculty/Staff Award of Excellence, PSU President Sara Jayne Steen. Not pictured, Susan Kline ’74, Alumni Achievement Award.

Plymouth, N.H.–Six Plymouth State University alumni and one PSU faculty member were honored at a ceremony during the University’s annual Homecoming and Family Celebration October 4 -6. In this annual recognition event, the Plymouth State University Alumni Association honors alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends for outstanding service to the University, their communities and other alumni. PSU’s Director of Alumni Relations, Rodney Ekstrom ’09G, said the seven awardees have made a lasting, positive impression on the University.

“Our motto, Ut prosim (that I may serve), is a living one for our students through service learning and community involvement.” Ekstrom said. “These award recipients continue to serve their home communities and Plymouth  State.  Their individual and collective impact is tremendous, and is a powerful reflection of the caliber of alumni we graduate and faculty we attract.”  

The 2013PSU Alumni Association honorees include: 

Alumni Achievement Award

Susan Kline ’74

Founder and Director of the Kline School, Costa Mesa, Calif. 

Distinguished Alumni Service Award

Jason Lyon ’94

CEO, Common Man Family of Restaurants, Ashland, N.H. 

Graduating Senior Award of Excellence

Zachariah Goldenberg ’13

General Securities Financial Representative, Fidelity Investments, Barrington, N.H. 

Faculty/Staff Award of Excellence

Terri Dautcher

Faculty member in the College of Business Administration

Ashland, N.H. 

Outstanding Graduate Alumni Award

Sue Farris ’12G

Supported Employment Specialist, Center for Life Management, Allentown, N.H. 

Recent Alumni Award of Excellence

Harold Roy ’05

Founder and CEO, Healthcare Security International, Revere, Mass. 

Ut Prosim Award

Michael Goldenberg ’84

Associate Athletic Director, The Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, N.J. 

Information about the PSUAA recognition awards is available from Rodney Ekstrom, raekstrom@plymouth.edu.

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