Penn State Distinguished Alumni Award
Established by the Board of Trustees, this award — the highest honor bestowed by Penn State — recognizes alumni whose personal lives, professional achievements, and community service exemplify the objectives of the University.
Carl Berquist ’74 Acctg
Retired executive vice president and CFO, Marriott International Inc.
Charlotte McLaughlin ’75 Acctg
President and CEO, PNC Financial Services
Lisa Baird ’84 MBA
Commissioner, National Women’s Soccer League
Jerome Griffith ’79 Mktg
CEO, Lands’ End
Penn State Alumni Achievement Award
Presented by the Penn State Alumni Association, this award recognizes alumni 35 years of age and younger for their extraordinary professional accomplishments.
Emily Zheng ’14 Fin
Corporate Development, BetterUp
Natasha Bansgopaul ’10 MBA
Co-founder and COO, DarcMatter, Konstellation, and VegaX Holdings