Past Young Alumni Award Recipients

 The Young Alumni Award recognizes an alumnus who is a graduate of PBA, for less than 10 years, for personal and professional achievement, and for service to Palm Beach Atlantic University or the community. 

PBA Young Alumni Award 2005 Recipients Michele and Joseph Assad

2005: Michele Assad '95 & Joseph Assad '93

Political Science

Security Consultants & Former CIA Agents


2004 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Emin Toro

2004: Emin Toro '97



Coington & Burling, LLP

2003 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipients Steve and Apryl Scalili

2003: Steve Scalici '95 & Apryl Scalici '96

Finance & Economics

V.P. of Weath Management; Campus Pastor

USB Financial; Family Church

2002 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Renda Brownell Knapp

2002: Renda Brownell Knapp '92


Medical Doctor- OB/GYN

South Peninsula Hospital, Alaska

PBA Young Alumni Award Winner 2001 Susan Johnson

2001: Susan Richmond Johnson '95

International Business

Managing Principal

Tag Holdings, LLC

2000 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient James Dean

2000: James Dean '90/ M.Ed. '95

Elementary Education

Marketing Representative

Thinking Maps, Inc.

1999 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Jeffrie Charlton

1999: Jeffrie Charlton '90

Business Administration


Coral Lawn Maintenance, Inc.

1997 PBA Young Alumni Recipient Thomas Pence

1997: Thomas Pence '88



Caler, Donten levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A.

1994 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Christopher Gryskiewicz

1994: Christopher Gryskiewicz '88


Chief Financial Officer

Woener Holdings

1993 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Jennifer Jolly Rothschild

1993: Jennifer Jolly Rothschild '86


Founder, Author, Speaker

Jennifer Rothschild Ministries



1992 PBA Young Alumni Award Recipient Janie Fogt

1992: Janie Thomas Fogt '86

Business Administration

Special Events Coordinator

The Palm Beach Post