Rose State College hosted its Annual Recognition Dinner and Award Presentation to celebrate exceptional friends of the institution and distinguished alumni Thursday in the Rose State College Student Center Main Dining Room.
The college’s Tower Award was presented in recognition of significant contributions to the advancement of the college to Rep. Gary and Linda Banz, Mike and Pam Kloiber, and Norris and Betty Price.
The Tower awardees have brought honor and support to Rose State College through their in the community: Rep. Gary and Linda Banz, State Representative and organizers of Honor Flight for WWII Veterans, Mike and Pam Kloiber, President and CEO of Tinker Federal Credit Union and organizers of Home Away from Home with airmen at Tinker Air Force Base; and Norris and Betty Price, former Ex. Dir. of the Okla. Real Estate Commission, Executive Dir. of the Okla. Civil Defense Department, and Mrs. Price was the Exec. Dir. of the Okla. Arts Council.
The college also honored alumni who have been recognized for professional accomplishments and leadership in their field. These Alumni Hall of Fame recipients include Special District Judge Allen Welch; Capitol Gains founder Bobby Stem; McAfee and Taft attorney Brandon Long; and NBC’s The Biggest Loser winner, motivational speaker, author, and musician Danny Cahill.
Tue, February 11, 2014
by Ben Fenwick