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Alumni Association Awards 35 Scholarships

September 26, 2012

 Alumni Scholarship recipients include (back row, from left) Kimberly Vreman, Chloe Stitt, Kevin Young, Lindsey Phelps, Megan Lassiter, Jonathan Gryskiewicz, Ashley Taylor, Paul Jackson, Justin Gentry, Julia Stothers, (front row, from left) Hannah Menendez, Mikah Adams, Tabitha Meeks, Haley Locke, Ben Menendez, Kyle Mason, Britta Smythe, Sasha St. Louis, Nicole Minott and Nicole Jara. Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBA) is a private, accredited, Christ-centered college located in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA.
Alumni Scholarship recipients include (back row, from left) Kimberly Vreman, Chloe Stitt, Kevin Young, Lindsey Phelps, Megan Lassiter, Jonathan Gryskiewicz, Ashley Taylor, Paul Jackson, Justin Gentry, Julia Stothers, (front row, from left) Hannah Menendez, Mikah Adams, Tabitha Meeks, Haley Locke, Ben Menendez, Kyle Mason, Britta Smythe, Sasha St. Louis, Nicole Minott and Nicole Jara.
The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association recently awarded 35 annual scholarships, which are renewable by undergraduates who remain in good standing at the University. Events such as the Alumni Association Golf Tournament and the Alumnae Afternoon Tea benefit this scholarship fund. The scholarships were awarded to:

Mikah Adams, sophomore music voice performance major from Palm Beach Gardens; sister of Nathaniel Adams ’08 and sister-in-law of Kristin Trujillo Adams ’09.

Christina Alessi, junior elementary education major from West Palm Beach; daughter of Janet Meckstroth Alessi ’83.

Rebekah Best, freshman elementary education major from Royal Palm Beach; daughter of Elizabeth Carroll Best ’84; niece of Ruth Carroll ’82, Martha Phillips ’84 and Nathan Phillips ’83; and cousin of Jonathan Phillips ’12.

Michele Cocking, sophomore theatre arts major from Zellwood, Fla.; daughter of Michael Cocking ’02, sister of Maria Cocking O’Carroll ’07 and sister-in-law of Keelan O’Carroll ’07.

Jessica Frederick, senior communication major from West Palm Beach; daughter of Rebecca Sheppard Frederick ’07 M.Ed. and Robert Frederick ’01 M.B.A.

Harris Gaffar, sophomore biology/secondary education major from West Palm Beach; brother of Maira Gaffar ’12.

Justin Gentry, sophomore medicinal and biological chemistry major from Royal Palm Beach; son of Jill Gentry ’86, cousin of Jeff Gentry ’01 and cousin of Fran Gentry ’06.

Jonathan Gryskiewicz, sophomore accounting major from West Palm Beach; son of Chris Gryskiewicz ’88 and Jan Billstrom Gryskiewicz ’90.

Paul W. Jackson, first-year pharmacy major from Deerfield Beach; son of Mary Ellen Jackson ’94.

Nicole Jara, sophomore medicinal and biological chemistry major from Weston; cousin of Yaneya Armas Hall ’10 and Preston Hall ’10.

Sophia Koinis, sophomore theatre arts major from Port Charlotte, Fla.; sister of Daniel Koinis ’09 and Nicholas J. Koinis ’10.

Alisabeth Kosek, junior English major from Ft. Myers; sister of Dr. Mary Kosek ’11.

Megan Lassiter, senior marketing major from Coral Springs, Fla.; daughter of Richard Lassiter ’88 and Michelle Dunsford Lassiter ’90.

Haley Locke, senior ministry leadership studies major from Royal Palm Beach; daughter of E. Dale Locke ’84.

Bradley Mack, senior theatre arts major from Melbourne Beach, Fla.; brother of Anthony “AJ” Mack ’09.

J. Kyle Mason, senior physical education major from West Palm Beach; brother of Rachel Mason Tidwell ’10 and brother-in-law of P.T. Tidwell ’12.

Janeen McCormick, senior athletic training major from Wellington, Fla.; daughter of Jay McCormick ’87 and Michelle Peters McCormick.

Tabitha Meeks, senior music composition major from DeLeon Springs, Fla.; sister of Caley Meeks ’10.

Ben Menendez, senior biblical studies major from Ocala, Fla.; son of Pedro Menendez ’84 and Beth Curl Menendez ’83; nephew of Julie Morris Menendez ’93 and David Menendez ’92; and brother of Rebekah Menendez Palmquist ’11.

Hannah Menendez, freshman English major from Ocala, Fla.; daughter of Pedro Menendez ’84 and Beth Curl Menendez ’83; niece of Julie Morris Menendez ’93 and David Menendez ’92; and sister of Rebekah Menendez Palmquist ’11.

Nicole Minott, junior music education major from Fort Myers; sister of Sierra Minott ’10.

Lindsey Phelps, sophomore nursing major from Corfu, N.Y.; sister of Kyle Phelps ’10 and Carrie Phelps ’11.

Casey Richvalsky, senior nursing major from Mays Landing, N.J.; sister of Kelly Richvalsky Lane ’10 and sister-in-law of Chris Lane ’09.

Hannah Russell, senior political science major from Haverhill; daughter of Sharon Stanton Russell ’73, sister of Rachel Russell McKeehan ’05 and sister-in-law of Michael McKeehan ’04.

Zachary Schneider, junior physical education major from Orlando; brother of Luke Schneider ’11.

Britta Smythe, freshman international business major from Wellington; sister of senior Rebecca Smythe and Taylor Smythe ’12.

Chloe Stitt, junior dance major from Pensacola, Fla.; daughter of Bruce Stitt ’87 and Sheila Stitt ’89 and cousin of Reagan Sims ’11.

Sasha St. Louis, senior elementary education major from Parkland, Fla.; sister of Vladimir St. Louis ’10, cousin of Widny St. Louis ’09 and cousin of Jennifer St. Louis ’09.

Julia Stothers, senior psychology major from West Palm Beach; sister of Katy Wiles ’08/’11.

Ashley Taylor, sophomore music education major from West Palm Beach; daughter of Ken Taylor ’88 and Janda Starling Taylor ’87.

Rachel Tegart, junior English major from Clinton, Utah; daughter of Robert J Tegart ’00 and granddaughter of Robert D. Tegart ’92/’95.

Kimberly Vreman, freshman undeclared major from Parrish, Fla.; daughter of Martin Vreman ’94 and Denise Vreman ’93.

Chad Wagler, junior ministry leadership studies major from Lake Worth; cousin of Katy Wiles ’08/’11.

Corey Walker, senior biology major from West Palm Beach; husband of Anna Walker ’11.

Kevin Young, freshman nursing major from Apalachin, N.Y.; brother of fourth-year pharmacy student Ryan Young.

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