VUAA Organization Awards & Volunteer Recognition

The Villanova University Alumni Association recognizes the hard work and dedication of many University graduates and VUAA organizations each year through its awards program. 

Rev. Ray Jackson Community Service Award

Presented to a Villanova University Alumni Association organization which has exhibited a decisive initiative in service to the poor or disenfranchised.

Long Island
Long Island Chapter - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - Long Island
2012 - Chicago Chapter
2011 - Northern California Chapter
2010 - Greater Philadelphia Chapter
2009 - The Orlando Chapter
2007 - Boston Chapter
2006 - Greater Washington, D.C. Chapter
2005 - Syracuse Chapter
2004 - Bucks County Chapter
2003 - Southern California Chapter
2002 - Manhattan Chapter
2001 - Fairfield/Westchester Counties Chapter
2000 - Washington, DC Chapter
1999 - Boston Chapter

Creative Achievement Award

Presented in recognition of creative program development that advances the mission of the Alumni Association and the University.

Philadelphia
Greater Philadelphia Chapter - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - Greater Philadelphia Chapter
2012 - Tampa Bay Chapter
2011 - Boston Chapter
2010 - Singers Alumni
2009 - Boston Chapter
2006 - The Graterford Chapter
2005 - Engineering Alumni Society
2004 - Long Island Chapter
2003 - Financial Club
2002 - Greater Philadelphia Chapter
2001 - Northern California Chapter
2000 - Graduate Alumni Society of Liberal Arts and Sciences
1999 - Chicago Chapter
1998 - Young Alumni Chapter
1998 - Engineering Alumni Society
1997 - Pi Kappa Phi Alumni Society

Distinguished Service Award

Presented to an alumnus/a who has diligently and faithfully served the Villanova University Alumni Association over an extended period of time.

Gartland
John Gartland '63 - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - John Gartland '63
2012 - Rick Stieber '60
2011 - Art Furia '74
2010 - Francis “Chip” Moynihan ’70
2009 - Jim Judge '57
2006 - Anthony J. Villari '87 and Phillip J. Villari '85 - South Jersey
2005 - John N. Happ '85 - Engineering Alumni Society
2004 - Fred Lanshe '57 - Lehigh Valley
2003 - Eugene Gordon '71 - Boston
2002 - Frank Hinnenkamp '49 - Lancaster
2001 - Richard J. Schleicher '57 - San Diego
2000 - Mary Packwood Cornell '84 - New Haven
1999 - Michael D. Kelly '66 - San Diego
1998 - Paul J. Dirnberger '68 - Rhode Island
1997 - Frank J. Miller, Jr. '59 - Greater Philadelphia

Goodwill Ambassador Award

Presented to a member of the Alumni Recruiting Network in recognition of significant achievement in the recruitment of future Villanova students.

Short
William F. Short '82 - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - William F. Short '82 
2012 - Beth Toolen '87
2011 - Mike Gigliotti '70
2009 - Richard J. Schleicher '57
2006 - Nancy Cooney '73
2005 - Raymond J. Rivera, Jr. '55
2004 - Joseph T. Cassidy '79
2003 - Donald J. Williams, Sr. '62
2002 - John Zawora '74
2001 - Joseph F. McGonigal '75
2000 - Elena Leon Rodriguez '92
1999 - Richard L. Shea '68
1998 - Joseph Lattanzio '77
1997 - John F. Igoe, Jr. '63

Leadership Award

Presented to an Alumni Group volunteer in recognition of exemplary leadership.

Muscarella
Brian Muscarella '80 - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - Brian Muscarella '80, Charlotte Chapter
2012 - Jerry Quinn '87, Greater Washington DC Chapter
2011 - Tim Reger '87, Chicago Chapter
2010 - Nursing Alumni Association Board
2009 - Matt O'Malley '04, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
2006 - Michael S. McGlinn '01, Fairfield/Westchester Chapter
2005 - Jeffrey F. Gostyla '90, Central Connecticut Chapter
2004 - Bill Donnell '77, Financial Club/Delta Tau Delta
2003 - Brian Atkinson '99, Greater Philadelphia Chapter
2002 - Greg Megan '79, Atlanta Chapter
2001 - Karen Seeger Keegan '88, Delaware Chapter
2000 - Laura M. Savino '94, Long Island Chapter
1999 - Albert C. Hurlbrink, Jr. '60, Tampa Bay Chapter
1998 - Kristina M. Barbone '74, Chester County Chapter
1997 - Laura J. Lesperance '87, Capital District Chapter

Reunion Volunteer Service Award

Presented to a Reunion Class Committee Chair in recognition of exemplary leadership.

Delany and Turano
Terry Delaney '83 & Lisa Turano '83 - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - Terry Delaney '83 and Lisa Turano '83
2012 - Joe Martini '61 and Jim McMonagle '62
2011 - Patty Esposito '80

Chapter Challenge Cup

Presented to the Alumni Chapter with the highest overall alumni giving participation rate each year. Learn more...

Manhattan
Manhattan Chapter - 2013 Recipient

Recipients
2013 - Manhattan Chapter
2012 - Morris/Somerset Chapter
2011 - Carolinas Chapter
2010 - Fairfield/Westchester Chapter

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