Lasallian Speaker

Mission Recognition and Awards Committee

The Mission Recognition and Awards Committee is one of six committees of the Mission and Heritage Council that is responsible for promoting and celebrating various aspects of the Catholic and Lasallian Mission of Lewis University. The primary tasks of this committee are to conduct the nomination and selection processes for the Student Lasallian Commencement Speaker and the Father Aquinas Colgan Award (awarded each May and December), as well as Mission-based awards presented each April, including the De La Salle Medallion for Exemplary Volunteer Service and the Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award.

Members of the Mission Recognition and Awards Committee include:

  • Patricia Braida, College of Nursing and Health Professions
  • Stephanie Enervold, Academic Services
  • Margaret Grabowski, Alumni Relations
  • Dr. James Houlihan, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Dr. Nancy Kennedy, College of Education
  • Dr. Kurt Schackmuth, Office of Mission and Identity
  • Steven Zlatic, University Ministry