This award is presented for Meritorious Service to the Alumni Organization (AO). The GSAPP Meritorious Service Award is named in honor of Grace K. Smith, PsyD (Class of 1978). The award may be given only to GSAPP alumni, who have rendered such “meritorious” service to the GSAPP Alumni Organization (AO). Meritorious services includes unusual service in the form of faithful and continued efforts in maintaining AO activities, active participation in alumni, graduate school, or university affairs, or assisting directly in expanding the usefulness, influence, and prestige of the GSAPP community and the university.
I first met Dianne at a GSAPP Alumni Organization meeting and was very impressed to learn that she was not only an active contributor to the work of our alumni group but also the mayor of Tewksbury Township. Dianne exemplifies a kind of collaborative leadership that is quite effective and strong... read more