Distinguished Alumni Award

Each spring since 1963, the West Chester University Alumni Association has hosted the Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony. These awards are presented to WCU graduates who have provided a great service to society, received outstanding acknowledgement in their profession, and positively affected a large number of people. On May 13, 2016, the WCUAA Awards Committee honored James Worthington '78 and Major Dawn Layman '97.  Click here to review the list of award recipients.

Pictured below are the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients, Service Award recipient, and presenters. From left: Dr. Mark Pavlovich, Dean Gentekos ’07, Brigadier General Richard Merion '59 M'69, Joseph Kienle ’72, M’74, Christopher Fiorentino, Dawn Layman '97, Matt Holliday '09, Jim Worthington '78 and Linda Mitchell.


Alumni Office
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2813  •  alumni@wcupa.edu