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Nominate a Recreation, Park and Tourism Management (RPTM) alumnus or alumna for the Deb Kerstetter Outstanding Alumni Award

Do you know an outstanding alum of the RPTM program (or any predecessor programs)? If so, please consider nominating him or her for the annual RPTM Affiliate Program Group Outstanding Alumni Award. Nominations are due by February 14 of each year and open to all alumni.

Criteria

Nominees must:

  1. Be a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University Department RPTM program and/or predecessor programs.
  2. Not be a current board member or officer of the RPTM Alumni Society.
  3. Demonstrate commitment to the highest ideals of the RPTM profession.
  4. Currently be active and/or engaged in a field or governance related or pertaining to RPTM.
  5. Maintain a strong commitment to leadership.
  6. Produce quality work within his/her field.
  7. Motivate others.
  8. Possess a sincere care for students.
  9. Demonstrate continued communication with alumni.

Nomination

To nominate an alumnus/a for this award, please complete the Deb Kerstetter RPTM APG Outstanding Alumni Award online application.

HHD Awards

For more information about nominating alumni for awards, please view www.hhd.psu.edu/alumni/awards/.

Past Recipients of the Deb Kerstetter Outstanding Alumni Award

2015

Chris Saello `88

2014

Susan Landes `79

2011

Sevil Sonmez '94g

Michael D. Stevens `96g

2010

Denise St. Pierre `83

2009

Marcia Meehan `81

2008

Steve Landes `74

2007

Bob Griffith `72, `82g