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Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award
Listed below are the recipients of the Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award. Each recipient is listed under the year when the award was presented; title and company were at time of nomination.
- John T. Harper (MBA '82)
President, Store Design, Visual, Construction, and Store Operations, Macy's Inc.
- Robert B. Harrison (MBA '91)
Chief Omnichannel Officer, Macy's Inc.
- Ferry A. Soetikno (MBA '87)
International Distinguished Alumni Awardee
President Director, CEO, Dexa Medica (Indonesia)
- Julie A. Dobson (MBA '79)
Corporate Director, Safeguard Scientifics,
American Water Corporation, and Telogis, Inc.
Retired Chief Operating Officer, TeleCorps PCS, Inc.
- J. Roger Glunt (BBA '60)
President, Glunt Development Co., Inc.
- Archana N. Hingorani (PhD ’93, MBA ‘86)
Chief Executive Officer, IL&FS Investment Managers Limited (IIML)
- Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba (KGSB '90)
(International Distinguished Alumni Award Winner)
Former Deputy Secretary General, Commonwealth Secretariat
- Charlotte B. McLaughlin (KGSB '81)
President and Chief Executive Officer
PNC Capital Markets, Incorporated
- John E. Heller, Jr. (KGSB '90)
Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Architects and Engineers, Incorporated
- Susan E. Arnold (MBA '80)
Vice Chair/President, Procter & Gamble (retired)
Operating Executive, The Carlyle Group
Board member, Walt Disney Co. and McDonald's Corp.
- Max H. Mitchell(MBA '89)
President and CEO
- Kulpatra Sirodom (PhD '87)
(International Distinguished Alumni Award Winner)
Associate Professor in Finance, Thammasat University Business School
Board member, Thai President Foods PCL, Thai Wacoal PCL, President Bakery PLC PCL, The Siam Commercial Bank PCL
- Samme Thompson (MBA '70)
Founder and President
Telit Associates, Incorporated
- Handy Soetedjo (MBA '95) - (1st International Distinguished Alumni Award Winner)
President Director, Midasia Capital
- Kenneth R. Woodcock (MBA '66)
Senior Vice President (Retired)
- Christine Moorman (MBA '88; PhD '88)
T. Austin Finch Sr. Professor of Business Administration, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
- Joseph C. Guyaux (MBA '84)
President, The PNC Financial Services Group
- Frederick Sutherland (MBA '74)
Executive Vice President, CFO, and Group Executive, ARAMARK Corporation
- Claudio Abreu (PhD '96; MBA '90; MS '90)
President and CEO; Bayer Business and Technology Services
- Howard W. Hanna Jr. (BBA '42; MLIT '49)
Founder; Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
- Robert Pasterick (BA '77; MBA '78)
President; Boeing Shared Services Group
- Jeffrey A. Davis (EMBA '92)
Senior Vice President of Finance, Store Operations, Walmart U.S.
- Donald R. Fischer (MBA '98)
Senior Vice President of Health Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, Highmark Inc.
- Barbara K. Mistick (MBA '92)
President and Director, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
- Andrew Hannah, '92
President and CEO, Plextronics, Inc.
- Jeff Kelly, '76
Chairman and CEO, Hamill Manufacturing Company
- Delena Spencer, '92
Vice President, Controller, High Volume Analog and Logic, Texas Instruments Incorporated
- Thomas A. Christopher, '80
President and Chief Executive Officer-Areva NP., Inc. and Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer-Areva Enterprises, Inc.
- Rohit Deshpande, '79
Sebastian S. Kresge Professor of Marketing and Henry B. Arthur Fellow-Harvard Business School
- Frank N. Domeisen, '82
Area Vice President-Yanni Partners-A Division of GBS Investment Consulting, LLC
- Cynthia Zydel, '91
Vice President Strategic Planning and Medicare-Gateway Health Plan
- Wesley A. Coleman, ’72
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer—Walt Disney Company
- Jackie Johnson, ’86
Founder and Chief Executive Officer—Corazon, Inc.
- Dennis S. Meteny, ’88
President and Chief Executive Officer—Cygnus Manufacturing Company
- Daniel C. Smith, ’89
Dean, Professor, and Clare W. Barker Endowed Chair in Marketing—Kelley School of Business, Indiana University at Bloomington
- Gregory M. Coticchia, ’86
President and CEO—LogicLibrary, Inc.
- Joseph Charles Muscari, ’69
Executive Vice President and CFO—Alcoa Incorporated
- Susan Baker Shipley, ’88
Senior Vice President and Director, MidAtlantic & International Cash Management—Citizens Bank
- Mary Beth Lewis, ’86
CFO and Executive Vice President—Noodles & Company
- Kevin P. March, ’84
Senior Vice President and CFO—Texas Instruments Inc.
- Dennis L. Zeitler, ’76
Vice President, CFO, and Treasurer—Mine Safety Appliances Co.
- Charlotte A. Zuschlag, ’81
President and CEO—ESB Financial Corporation
- Louise K. Goeser, ’89
Vice President, Quality—Ford Motor Company
- R. Charles Moyer, ’68 & ’71
Dean Emeritus and GMAC Insurance Chair of Finance—Babcock Graduate School of Management
- Regina Dressel Stover, ’81
Senior Vice President—Mellon Financial Corporation
- Connie M Cibrone, ’83
President and CFO—Allegheny General Hospital
- Paul P. Skoutelas, ’84
CEO—Port Authority of Allegheny County
- Charles M. Steiner, ’63
CEO—Branch Group, Inc.
- Mary Del Brady, ’91
President—Biospace Development Company
- Thomas H. Patrick, ’67
Executive Vice President and CFO—Merrill Lynch
- James D. Roy, ’66
President and CEO—Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
- Robert W. Smith III, ’73
Controller, Vehicle Service and Programs—Ford Motor Company
- Frank B. Fuhrer Jr., ’51
Chairman of the Board—Frank B. Fuhrer Jr. Holdings
- Mark G. Miller, ’88
CEO—Solutions Consulting, LLC
- Eddie N. Moore Jr., ’75
President—Virginia State University
- Bibiana Boerio, ’76
Finance Director, Jaguar Cars Ltd.—Ford Motor Company
- Earl Hord, ’77
Managing Partner—Keystone Minority Capital Fund
- Kenneth A. Rowles, ’64 & ’65
Co-Managing Shareholder—Schneider Downs & Co., Inc.
- Randall L. C. Russell, ’70
Chairman and CEO—Ranbar Technology, Inc.
- Mary Ellen Pohl Rodgers, ’75
CFO—American Home Patient
- David L. Wohleber, ’65
Executive Vice President and CFO—Eat 'N Park Restaurants, Inc.
- Robert S. Rosati, ’61
President and CEO—Transtar, Inc.
- Tom W. Olofson, ’63
Chairman and CEO—Electronic Processing, Inc.
- James R. Allen ’64
President—National Development Corporation
- Ronald M. Puntil, ’58
President—Grubb & Ellis/Axion
- James S. Broadhurst, ’67
Chairman and CEO—Eat 'N Park Restaurants
- Samuel A. McCullough, ’60
Chairman and CEO—Meridian Bankcorp Inc.
- Raymond W. Smith, ’69
Chairman and CEO—Bell Atlantic
- *Charles T. Russell, ’63
President and CEO—Visa International
- *Thomas Marshall, ’57
Chairman and CEO—Aristech Chemical Corporation
- H. Jerome Zoffer, ’52 & ’53
Dean—Katz Graduate School of Business
- Farrell Rubenstein, ’53
Retired Partner—Deloitte & Touche
- *James B. Tafel, ’50
Retired Chairman—Technical Publishing
- Donald R. Beall, ’61
- Joseph V. Anania, ’56
- Thomas G. Bigley, ’56
Managing Partner—Ernst & Young
- *Robert E. Seymour, ’52
Director—Rockwell International and Former Chairman—Pittsburgh Brewing Company
- William P. Snyder III, ’38
Trustee Chairman—W.P. Snyder Charitable Foundation and President—Wilpen Group, Inc.
- *Thomas V. Fritz, ’60
Vice Chairman and Managing Partner, East—Ernst & Young
- *John G. Henderson, ’48
Retired Partner—Price Waterhouse
- *Edward W. Kay, ’49
Co-Chairman—Ernst & Young
- William E. Bierer, ’54
President—Lesker Office Products
- *Desmond J. McTighe, ’23
President—McTighe, Weiss & Stewart
- *Lou Mervis, ’21
- David M. Roderick, ’56
Retired Chairman and CEO—USX Corporation
- *Louis A. Werbaneth, ’56
Regional Partner—Touche Ross & Co.
- *Curtis E. Jones, ’50
Retired President—Mellon Bank
- *Henry E. Haller Jr., ’36
Retired President—National Valve & Manufacturing
- *Andrew F. Gustafson, ’26
Athletic Director—University of Miami
- *Harbaugh Miller, ’22
Senior Partner—Miller & Entwisle
- *Raymond O. Strothman, ’45
Executive Vice President—Alexander & Alexander
- *Arthur J. Brosius, ’35
Consultant—Phibro Division of Salomon
- *Douglas G. Sisterson, ’19
Retired Chairman—Hillman Co.
- *Harvey J. Haughton, ’34
Retired Vice President of Finance—Jones & Laughlin Steel
- *James M. Underwood, ’30
Retired Chairman—Vulcan Inc.
- *Birger Engstrom, ’23
- *Philip K. Herr, ’24
Executive Vice President—PNC Bank
- *Charles R. Wilson, ’27
Senior Vice President—Realty Growth Corporation
- *Robert D. Fleming, ’31
Retired State Senator—Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
- *George Ketchum, ’17
- *G. Herbert McCracken, ’21
Retired Chairman—Scholastic Magazines, Inc.
- *Theodore W. Biddle, ’29
President—University of Pittsburgh
- *George G. Main, ’26
- *Wilbert A. Walker, ’31
Retired President—U.S. Steel
- *Michael Bachrach, ’23
- *Joseph M. Barr, ’28
Mayor—City of Pittsburgh
- *Carlton G. Ketchum, ’16
- *Walter J. Rome, ’26
- *William W. Booth, ’20
Partner—Reed, Smith, Shaw & McClay
- *Louis Broido, ’17
Executive Vice President—Gimbels and Commissioner—New York City Department of Commerce
- *Paul W. Kearney, ’26
Director—U.S. Steel Foundation
- *Norman MacLeod, ’17
Executive Vice President—Ketchum
- *Frank Armour
Chairman—H.J. Heinz Co.
- *H. Donald Borger, 1900
Chairman—Consolidated Gas Co.
- *Malcolm E. Lambing, ’31
President—Pittsburgh National Bank