VILLANOVA, Pa. – Villanova University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences recognizes the lives and accomplishments of its most distinguished alumni every year at its Alumni Medallion awards. On October 23, four alumni were recognized as 2014 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Medallion recipients at a special on-campus celebration.
Diane Tierney ‘83 CLAS (Economics) and Raymond M. Tierney III, ’81 CLAS (Political Science) received the College’s Alumni Medallion. Ms. Tierney is the co-founder of Lotte & Lilly, LLC and co-president and CEO of The Mike Foundation. Raymond M. Tierney III is the chief executive Officer and president of Bloomberg Tradebook LLC.
In addition, Keith Jones ’07, co-anchor, NBC10 News (Communication), received the Young Alumni Medallion, and Jill A. Marsteller ’80 MA (English), senior vice president for Advancement, Ursinus College, received the Graduate Alumni Medallion.
“As a College, we are proud when our graduates demonstrate a great capacity for creativity, innovation and contribution to the common good,” said Adele Lindenmeyr, PhD, Interim Dean, Villanova University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. “The professional and philanthropic endeavors of Diane and Raymond Tierney, Keith Jones and Jill A. Marsteller continue to transform the lives of others, and they bring honor to Villanova University.”