2023 Distinguished Alumni Honorees

2021 Distinguished Alumni Gala logo
Harry Michael Mellano photo

Michael Mellano

Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture
'61 Horticulture
Retired, Mellano & Company
Al Tarkington photo

Al Tarkington

College of Business Administration
'64 Business Administration
Retired - Partner,
Grice, Lund, and Tarkington, C.P.A.'s
Dr. Gutierrez photo

Dr. Mercedes Gutierrez Ed.D.

College of Education & Integrative Studies
'15 Ed.D. Educational Leadership, PreK-12 Spec.
Vice President/Assistant Superintendent Human Resources
Mike Beckage photo

Mike Beckage

College of Engineering
'87 Engineering Technology
Chief Technology Officer,
Diversified Technology Systems, Inc.
Pamela Conrad photo

Pamela Conrad

College of Environmental Design
'06 Landscape Architecture M.S.
Founder, Climate Positive Design
Sean Yu photo

Sean Yu

College of Letters, Arts, & Social Sciences
'99 Political Science; Management and Human Resources
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
Karen Vaughn photo

Karen Vaughn

College of Science
'80 & '82; Mathematics & Mathematics M.S.
Lecturer, Emerita,
Cal Poly Pomona
Matthew Kou picture

Matthew Kou

Collins College of Hospitality Management
'06 Hospitality Management
Principal, Green Door Hospitality
Ronald Gregoire photo

Ronald Gregoire

Lifetime Achievement Award
'71 Accounting
Retired - Former New Car Dealer,
Cerritos Ford, Lincoln, Isuzu, Subaru/Suzuki, Dodge and Infiniti