The Distinguished Young Alumni program is in its fourth year. It recognizes two Kansas State University graduates who are excelling in their professions and contributing to their communities.
The program is sponsored by the K-State Alumni Association’s Student Alumni Board
and the Board of Directors
. We encourage you to honor your outstanding graduates by nominating them for this award.
Anyone in the Kansas State University community may nominate a graduate for the Distinguished Young Alumni Award. The individual must be 35 or younger and have graduated from Kansas State University.
2016 AWARD RECIPIENTS
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Kourtney Bettinger and Clemente Jaquez are the 2016 Distinguished Young Alumni award recipients.
2016 KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS
Tuesday, Feb. 23
3 p.m. Dr. Kourtney Bettinger
4 p.m. Clemente Jaquez
Little Theatre, K-State Student Union
There will be a casual reception between presentations.
Amanda Lee '08
Assistant Director of Student Programs
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Corey Fortin '06
United States Foreign Service
United States Agency for International Development in Uganda
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Molly Hamm '10
Planning and research coordinator
The DREAM Project
Matt Wolters '03
Co-founder and co-owner
SureFire Ag Systems Inc.
Nick Piper '08
Founder and CEO
Phoria Energy Solutions
Justine Sterling '07
Director of alumni relations
George W. Bush Presidential Center