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Annual Winter Alumni Reception

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
6:00 pm
Novotel New York Times Square
226 W 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019

$75 per person
$50 per person (G.O.L.D. Alumni: 2009 – 2019 graduates only)

 

About the Alumni Awards Program

Initiated in 2008, the Alumni Awards Program recognizes alumni who have made great strides in the legal profession and are leaders in the Touro Law Center and surrounding community. This year's awards will include:

Law School Service Award:  
presented to a successful Touro Law graduate who has significantly contributed to the growth of the Law Center and the profession through demonstrated support in new program development, leadership and advancement initiatives, assistance in the area of career services, and dedication to the ideals and purposes of the Law Center.

Outstanding Young Alumni Award:  
presented to a Graduate of the Last Decade (G.O.L.D. 2009 – 2019) who has made exceptional strides in his/her profession and additionally found time to aid the Touro Law Center Community in a variety of ways. The successful candidate serves as a role model for graduating students and has achieved an exceptional level of service to the Law Center.

Keith Romaine Elected Official:  
of the Year Award: Touro Law Center 2003 graduate Keith Romaine passed away suddenly in 2009. In his memory and in recognition of his interest and passion for government, the Law Center created an award in his name to be presented annually to a graduate who serves the public as an elected official.

 

 

Previous Award Recipients

Year  Award Name  Award Recipient
2010  Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Tom Rosicki '97
   Public Service Award  Matthew Daus '92
   Emerging Leader Award  Indira Edwards '05
   Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award  Accepted by Keith's father, Hon. Ed Romaine
     
2011  Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Thomas Santucci '83
   Public Service Award  Lois Schwaeber '92
   Emerging Leader Award  Patrick McGlashan '06
   Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award  Daniel Panico '03
     
2012  Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Bruce K. Gould '84
   Public Service Award  Andrea Callan '07
   Emerging Leader Award  Alison Leigh Epilone '08
   Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award  Senator Joseph Addabbo '92
   Alumni Council Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award  Violet Samuels '99
     
2013  Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Randy Schaefer ’92
   Public Service Award  Ray Malone ’09
   Emerging Leader Award  Michelle Schmitt ’07
   Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award  Hon. Kathleen Rice '91
   Alumni Council Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award

 Jeff Donato ’00

     
2014 Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  John Cooney, Esq. '08
  Public Service Award  Edward Nitkewicz '91
  Emerging Leader Award  Hon. John Flanagan '90
  Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award  Whitney Montgomery '12
  Alumni Council Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award  Kelly Ann Poole '91
     
2016 Exceptional Service Law School Service Award   Edward A. Friedland '00
  Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award   Hon. Deborah Poulos '88
  Alumni Council Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award  Jason Aylesworth '09
     
2017 Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Daniel J. Baker '92
  Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award Cherice P. Vanderhall '09
  Alumni Council Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award Hon. Lewis J. Lubell '94
     
2018 Exceptional Service Law School Service Award  Leonard Badia '07
  Outstanding Young Alumni Award Robin Burner Daleo '10
  Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award Hon. Jeffrey Goodstein '97
     
2019 Exceptional Service Law School Service Award Laurette Mulry ’99
  Outstanding Young Alumni Award Elizabeth Sy ‘17
  Keith Romaine Elected Official of the Year Award Hon. Lynn Kotler ‘91