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2018 Alumni Awards and Honor Roll Recipients​

JOHN NAZARIAN Alumnus of the Year

Robert Berlam '58

Retired Educator
Administrator
U.S. Air Force Colonel

Smith

ALUMNI SERVICE AWARD

CHARLES B. WILLARD PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD

Makna Men '90

Makna Men '90

Author and Senior Academic Counselor,
Bristol Community College
Donald Deignan ’72

Donald Deignan ’72

Professional Historian,
Writer and Disability Rights Activist
Marcy Reyes ’12

Marcy Reyes ’12

Adjunct Professor, Rhode Island College
Manager of Small Group Rating and Operations, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island

ALUMNI FACULTY AWARD

ALUMNI STAFF AWARD

 
Judith Lynn Stillman

Judith Lynn Stillman

Artist-in-Residence and Professor of Music
Rhode Island College​
Patricia Nolin ’84, M.A. ’87

Patricia Nolin ’84, M.A. ’87

Coordinator of College Events and Conference Services
Rhode Island College
 

2018 Honor Roll Alumni Recipients

David Johnson ’85

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Communications
David Johnson ’85
Associate Professor,
Video Game Design and Development

Designer, Master of Applied Design Program
New England Institute of Technology

Christopher Soley ’06

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Theatre
Christopher Soley ’06
Senior Show Systems Designer,
Design and Technology

Walt Disney Imagineering

Anthony Tomaselli ’76

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Studio Art
Anthony Tomaselli ’76
Artist and Restaurateur
Anthony Tomaselli Fine Art Painting and T’s Restaurants

Christine Noel ’00

Feinstein School of Education and Human Development
Music Education
Christine Noel ’00
Artistic Director
Providence Singers
Founder and Artistic Director
Rhode Island Children’s Chorus

Thomas Fitzgerald ’99

School of Business
Management
Thomas Fitzgerald ’99
Senior Vice President and Team Leader
Commercial Lending
BankRI

Diane Brady ’84

School of Nursing
Nursing
Diane Brady ’84
Public Health Nurse Consultant
Rhode Island Department of Health
Center for Acute Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Melissa Neri O’Donnell, M.S.W. ’99

School of Social Work
Social Work
Melissa Neri O’Donnell, M.S.W. ’99
Director
Patient and Family Experience
Women and Infants Hospital


Prior Alumni Award winners

2018 Alumni Awards Dinner Sponsors

Download list of sponsors

Celebration Sponsor $2,500

Bridgemark Addiction Recovery Services

Achievement Sponsors $1,000

Anonymous
BankRI
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI in Honor of Marcy Reyes '12
Coca Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England
Brenda Dann-Messier '73
President Emeritus John Nazarian '54

Recognition Sponsors $500

Alan Chille '82
Deloris '88, MAT '94, H.D. '16 and Peter ’83 Grant
Rhode Island College Foundation
Rhode Island Federation of Teachers and Health Professionals
Mathies '82 and Michelina Santos
John J. Smith Jr. '63, M.Ed. '67, C.A.G.S. '67
Congratulations Bob Berlam ’58 from your RIC Athletic Family
South County Health
James L. White '74

Success Sponsors $250

AAA Northeast
Colleen Callahan '72, M.Ed. '76 Mark Cousineau '88, Vice President, Bank of America
Roderick DaSilva '76
Corsino Delgado '82
Congratulations Honorees! Fran Driscoll '61
William '86 and Maria '87 Fazioli
Sharen Gleckman '84
Hope Street Pizza
Professor Emeritus P. William Hutchinson and Jeri A. McElroy '78
Ani Luxury Suites, Historic Wayland Square
Beatrice A. Lanzi '89
J. H. Lynch & Sons, Inc.
Marianne M. Needham '59
Parents Joseph ’69 and Renee in Honor of Melissa Neri O’Donnell MSW ’99
Monica Paige '96 and Family
Gary Penfield
Professional Staff Association at RIC, Local 3302
Kristen '86, MS ’93 and Alan Salemi
Barbara Smith '70
John E. Taylor Jr. '88
Ronda L. Warrener '89, MPAc. '12
Wrights Farm Restaurant in Honor of Bob Berlam ’58

Page last updated: August 17, 2018