Category: General

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Elizabeth Roth ’00 (CAHNR)

Elizabeth Roth ’00 (CAHNR) received the GSUSA appreciation pin from the Girl Scouts of America on April 24, 2016. The pin is awarded to an adult volunteer who has delivered outstanding service to the Girl Scouts. Elizabeth has been an advisor to scouts pursuing their Gold Award since 2007. A Gold Award recipient herself, she resides in Cheshire, CT with her husband Ryan ’99 (CLAS), ’02 JD and their children Patrick, 8, and Samantha, 5.

Raymond Willcocks ’73 (ENG), USAF (Ret)

Raymond Willcocks ’73 (ENG), USAF (Ret), has been elected to the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) National Board of Direction.  Ray, who retired in 2012, is still very active with the American Legion, Masons, Boy Scouts, and SAME, and was the recipient of the BSA Silver Beaver Award.  Ray Resides in Peachtree City, Ga.

Elizabeth Fry ’80 (CLAS)

Elizabeth Fry ’80 (CLAS) was inducted into the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame in September 2014 at a ceremony on the Isle of Bute, Scotland.  In addition to her swimming accomplishments, Liz volunteers as the Marathon Director for the St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation SWIM Across the Sound. She is also the managing principal of TWG, Inc., a multi-discipline compliance and strategic advisory firm specializing in the financial services industry. Liz was a varsity member of UConn Women’s Swimming and Diving Team.

Deborah A. Fuhr ’82 (BUS)

Deborah A. Fuhr ’82 (BUS) is the 2014 William F. Sharp Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. The award recognizes the most accomplished innovators and practitioners in the indexing industry.  She is currently the managing partner and co-founder of ETFGI and is considered one of the leading global experts on ETFs with over 20 years industry experience in a variety of financial products.

David Matulis ’77 MSW

David Matulis ’77 MSW, a member of the UConn Radio Station WHUS,  was recognized by the ADVOCATE Best of Hartford Readers’ Poll 2014. He was awarded For the Best Radio Personality -“The Cruzer” and awarded For the Best Radio Show – “20th Century Rock 91.7 FM WHUS.”

Francis Dillon ’62 (BUS)

Francis Dillon ’62 (BUS) recently published his second novel, VACATIONLAND TERRORISTS: Alarm in the Countryside.

Steven B. Ferrigno ’09 MBA

Steven B. Ferrigno ’09 MBA has received the 2014 Tri-County Board of Realtors “Realtor of the Year Award.”  He is also going to be the upcoming president of the Board.  He has also been recognized in Connecticut Magazine’s “Connecticut Top Real Estate Agents Highest in Service and Overall Satisfaction” for 2011 & 2012.

Jonathan Zupnik ’98 (BUS)

Jonathan Zupnik ’98 (BUS) created a video for Jeju 16 Water, Volcanic Bedrock Waterthe only water filtered naturally through 16 layers of unique volcanic bedrock over an average of 18 years. The video visualizes the message in 45 seconds.