DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS

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DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD RECIPIENTS 2016

THE COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS program recognizes CSU alumni and friends who have distinguished themselves professionally, brought honor to the University, and made significant contributions of time and/or philanthropy to the University or their community.

RICHARD L. (B.S., ANIMAL SCIENCE, ’51) AND EDWARD A. (B.S., ANIMAL SCIENCE, ’54) ROBINSON WILLIAM E. MORGAN ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Dick and Eddie Robinson

Richard “Dick” and Edward “Eddie” Robinson are known for their leadership and for their commitment to community and to Colorado State University. Fourth-generation Denver natives, the Robinsons graduated from CSU, known then as Colorado A&M and, after completing the ROTC program, each served as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

The Robinsons’ careers began in the family dairy business and, in 1975, they formed Robinson Dairy, which was sold to Dean Foods in 1999. Both Richard and Edward Robinson have been, and continue to be, generously involved in numerous community and charitable organizations.

DOUGLAS AND WYNNE ODELL CHARLES A. LORY PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

Doug and Wynne Odell

Founders of the Odell Brewing Co., Doug and Wynne Odell have supported Colorado State University for 25 years. They were early supporters, not only through their financial resources but through their time and talent, of CSU’s Beverage Business Institute and the Brewing Science course, and continue their support of the Fermentation Science and Technology program.

The Odells and Odell Brewing Co. have received numerous awards, including the Brewers Association’s Recognition Award for a lifetime achievement of positively promoting the American craft-brewing community and the Best Company to Work For in Colorado in 2015.

TOM (B.S., FARM AND RANCH MANAGEMENT, ’58) AND MARGARET BRADBURY JIM AND NADINE HENRY AWARD

Thomas and Margaret Bradbury

Tom and Margaret Bradbury are equal partners through their dedication to their community, Colorado State University, and agriculture.

The Bradburys are longtime members of the 1870 Club and Ram Club, and have funded Legacy Scholarships for CSU athletics. The Bradburys are passionate Rams fans and longtime season football ticket holders, and have been members of the CSU Beef Club since its inception.

Tom Bradbury served as director of the National Western Stock Show from 1977 until his retirement in 2016, and Margaret Bradbury served as a National Western Stock Show volunteer and served on the Citizen of the West dinner committee for 20 years.

ALBERT C. YATES STUDENT LEADERSHIP AWARD

Daniele Croteau (B.S., apparel and merchandising, ’16)

GOLD – GRADUATE OF THE LAST DECADE AWARD

James Iacino (B.A., political science, ’05; M.B.A., ’12)

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI EMPLOYEE AWARD

Carmen Menoni (Ph.D., physics, ’87) and Jorge Rocca (Ph.D., electrical engineering, ’83)

DISTINGUISHED ATHLETIC AWARD

John Mattos (B.A., english, ’71)

DISTINGUISHED EXTENSION AWARD

Robert Sturtevant (B.S., outdoor recreation, ’75; M.S., recreation resources, ’80)

Nancy Sturtevant (B.S., business administration, ’94; M.S.,business administration, ’06)

DISTINGUISHED INTERNATIONAL ALUMNI AWARD

Gye-Woon Choi, Ph.D. (Ph.D., civil engineering, ’91)

DISTINGUISHED FACULTY AWARD

John Straayer, Ph.D.

COLLEGE HONOR ALUMNUS/ ALUMNA AWARDS

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES

Stuart Ross (B.S., agronomy, ’85; M.B.A.,’89)

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS

Michael Mooney (B.S., business administration, ’71)

WALTER SCOTT, JR. COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

Richard George (B.S., civil engineering, ’73)

COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SCIENCES

Nancy Richardson (B.S., housing and interior environment, ’82)

COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

Shaesby Scott (B.F.A., art, ’97)

COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES

Dean Tsao (Ph.D., biochemistry, ’73)

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Patricia Olson, Ph.D., D.V.M. (Ph.D., physiology and biophysics, ’81)

WARNER COLLEGE OF NATURAL RESOURCES

Roger Steininger (Ph.D., earth resources, ’86)

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