FSU Alumni Association

Young Alumni Awards

Young Alumni Awards

2018 Young Alumni Awards Dinner

 

Friday, November 16, 2018

Alumni Center Grand Ballroom
1030 W. Tennessee St.
Tallahassee, FL 32304

6:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner and Award Presentations

 

Please join us in honoring the 2018 Notable Noles and the recipients of the 2018 Reubin O’D. Askew Young Alumni Award*.

 

Includes plated dinner. Business attire suggested.

Advance registration is respectfully requested by Friday, November 9.

*The Reubin O’D. Askew Young Alumni Award is the highest honor Florida State University Alumni Association presents to young alumni. The outstanding individuals recognized with this honor will be announced in the week prior to the dinner.

 


2018 Notable Noles

Please join us in congratulating the following individuals on being named one of Florida State University’s 2018 Notable Noles for their significant contributions to their professions, communities or alma mater:

Joseph Albano (B.S. ’06)
Executive Vice President, Program Execution, Ardent Eagle Solutions
Tampa, Fla.

Cynthia Carter (B.S. ’07)
Lead Clinician, UT Physicians PATH Program
Houston, Texas

Dr. Sarah Eccles-Brown (B.S. ’04)
Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Elmquist Eye Group
Fort Myers, Fla.

Eric Emery (B.S. ’06, M.S. ’07)
Supervising Attorney, Second Judicial Circuit Guardian ad Litem Program
Tallahassee, Fla.

Andrew Fay (B.S. ’06, J.D. ’10)
Public Service Commissioner, Public Service Commission
Tallahassee, Fla.

Bethany Gilot (B.S. ’09, M.S. ’10)
Statewide Human Trafficking Prevention Director, Florida Department of Children and Families
Tallahassee, Fla.

Alain Goindoo (B.A. ’06)
Director of Bands, Pahokee Middle School
Pahokee, Fla.

Sharon Graham (M. M. ’11)
Founder and Director, Tampa Bay Institute for Music Therapy
Tampa, Fla.

Jamie Jackson (B.S. ’06)
Operations Specialist, Counterterrorism Division, FBI
Washington, D.C.

Mark Johnson (B.S. ’04)
Full Teaching Professor, Wake Forest University
Winston Salem, N.C.

Sabrina Kinslow (B.S. ’07)
Girls Program Coordinator, Junior Achievement
Jacksonville, Fla.

Valerie Laboy (B.S. ’04)
Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
Panama City, Panama

Xinya Liang (Ph.D. ’14)
Assistant Professor of Educational Statistics and Research Methods, University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, Ark.

Jenna McHenry (B.S. ’07, M.S. ’12, Ph.D. ’13)
Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University
Durham, N.C.

Divam Mehta (B.S. ’05)
President, Mehta Financial Group, LLC
Richmond, Va.

Colette Miller (B.S. ’07)
Biologist, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Raleigh, N.C.

Dr. Justin John Moniz (Ph.D. ’17)
Coordinator of Vocal Studies and Assistant Professor of Voice, Millikin University
Executive Director, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival
Decatur, Ill.

Dr. LaKeitha Poole (B.S. ’09)
Director, Sport Psychology & Counseling, Louisiana State University Athletics Department
Owner, Small Talk Counseling & Consulting
Baton Rouge, La.

Janel Robinson (B.S. ’14)
Program Coordinator, Center for Interpersonal Violence Intervention and Prevention, Florida A&M University
Tallahassee, Fla.

Brittany Sinitch (B.S. ’17)
Teacher, Majory Stoneman Douglas High School
Parkland, Fla.

Daniel Smith (BME ’05)
Instructional Specialist II, College of Fine Arts, Florida State University
Tallahassee, Fla.

Dr. Tiffanie Williams (B.S. ’04, MSW ’08)
Owner, MasterPeace Counseling Services, LLC
Jacksonville, Fla.

 


Past Award Recipients