Hall of Fame & Distinguished Alumni

Honoring the Best of FAU

Every year on the evening before spring Commencement, distinguished alumni from each of FAU’s colleges are honored for their outstanding accomplishments demonstrating exceptional service and commitment to their profession and community.

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Introducing our 2022 Hall of Fame Inductee

Established in 1985 by the FAU Alumni Association, the Hall of Fame Award recognizes extraordinary alumni who demonstrate exceptional service and commitment to their profession or to the community.

Seth Siegel, B.S. ’96

College of Business

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Meet our 2022 Distinguished Alumni Inductees

Charles L. Bender III, B.A. ’93

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

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Taren J. O’Brien, R.N. ’03, M.S.N. ‘07

Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing

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Cara Capp, B.A. ’08, M.U.R.P. ’10 

Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College

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Rik J. Deitsch, B.S. ’97 

Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

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Danielle T. Dzung, B.S.M.E. ’87

College of Engineering and Computer Science

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Jodi-Ann S. Edwards, B.S. ’11, M.D. ’17

Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine

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Belcida N. Encinosa, B.S.W. ’05, M.S.W. ’08

College of Social Work and Criminal Justice

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Cheryl Shields Proctor, Ph.D. ’17

College of Education

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