The following message is sent on behalf of the Committee on Honors and Awards Chair and Vice-Chair, Marianne Schimelfenig and Steve McDonald.

Announcing the 2012-2013
Honors and Awards Recipients


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Honors and Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, June 19
Marriott Downtown


Dear Colleagues:

On behalf of the NACUA Board of Directors and the Committee on Honors and Awards, we are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012-2013 NACUA Honors and Awards.

Please join us in congratulating the recipients:

First Decade Award

  • Dickens Mathieu, Senior Legal Counsel, Tufts University
  • Michael Pfahl, Associate Counsel, Kent State University
  • Robert F. Roach, University Chief Compliance Officer, New York University

Life Membership

  • Jonathan R. Alger, President, James Madison University
  • Nicholas T. Long, General Counsel, Rhode Island College, Retired
  • Craig W. Parker, General Counsel, University of the District of Columbia, Retired

Distinguished Service Award

  • Robert E. Bienstock, Senior Associate University Counsel, Yale University

The award ceremony and reception will be held on Wednesday, June 19 at 4:30 – 6:00pm at the Marriott Downtown Philadelphia hotel. The ceremony will provide conference attendees with an opportunity to recognize and thank individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Association. 

We hope you will make a special effort to join us in person to recognize this year’s award recipients.

Please join us in congratulating each of the recipients.

Best Regards, 

Marianne Schimelfenig and Steve McDonald
Chair and Vice-Chair, Committee on Honors and Awards

To learn more about NACUA Honors and Awards click here.