2021 Pi Alpha Alpha Awards Ceremony

Awards Recipients

Award Recipient
John E. Morris Scholarship Katherine Gehl
Outstanding Peer Jack Cascone
William R. Monat Scholar Denise Arrell-Rosenquist
Daniel Wit Scholar Caroline Gabiga
Outstanding Service (Profession) Greg Bielawski
Outstanding Service (Program) Marc Thorson and Don Weiss
Model Public Administrator Award: Strategic Public Management and Leadership Karina Nava (midcareer)
Model Public Administrator Award: Local Government Management Aaron Lewis (pre-career)
Dana Olson (midcareer)
Model Public Administrator Award: Fiscal Administration Matthew Plyman (pre-career)
Brien Martin (midcareer)
Model Public Administrator Award: Nonprofit Management Paul Nolley (midcareer)
Model Public Administrator Award: Law and Management Lindsay Hatzis (midcareer)
Outstanding Achievements  Denise Arrell-Rosenquist
Caroline Gabiga
Mary Elizabeth Jayne
Byron Kutz
Dana Olson
Morgan Pinardi

Pi Alpha Alpha Global Honors Society Inductees

  • Denise Arrell-Rosenquist
  • Brianna Bacigalupo
  • Bolor Bat-Erdem
  • Lacey Benedeck
  • Jonathan Cascone
  • Joshua Dausener
  • Katherine Gehl
  • Rene Hernandez
  • Jose Jaques
  • Benjamin Johnson
  • Jake Kohler
  • Megan Learn
  • Aaron Lewis
  • Karina Nava
  • Benjamin Nielsen
  • Paul Nolley
  • Dana Olson
  • Morgan Pinardi
  • Jordan Schmidt
  • Justine Skawski
  • Jason Underwood
  • Benjamin Wiberg

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