What do a NASA flight director, a Kenney Center Gold Medallion recipient, and a 26-season winning soccer coach have in common?
They’re all Ranger alumni and are in this year’s UW-Parkside Distinguished Alumni class.
We celebrate the accomplishments of our graduates and proudly announce the 2020-21 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients for their outstanding achievements and service to their communities. In addition to honoring awardees representing each of the university’s four colleges, UW-Parkside recognizes the late Frances “Fran” Jaeschke with the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Dr. Ellen Dobson ‘05
Kristin Fritz ’87, ‘90
Gil Gonzalez ‘00
Linda Ham ‘82
Rick Harris ‘85
Monique Herena ‘93
Brooke Jones-Story ‘06 (posthumous)
Rick Kilps ‘75
Fran Jaeschke ’71 (posthumous)
The 2020-21 Distinguished Alumni will be recognized in a variety of ways throughout the academic year, with plans to publicly celebrate in May 2021. Look for more about our Distinguished Alumni in the months to come!