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Distinguished Alumni Awards

Celebrating Dedicated Broncos

The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor bestowed upon an alumna/alumnus.

Every year, the Alumni Association honors excellence by bestowing a number of awards to alumni with outstanding achievements. These individuals exemplify the loyalty, passion and innovation found in all dedicated Broncos. Honorees are recognized at the annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala the night before Homecoming.

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About the Awards

Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients 2019

  • Jason Coronado

    Jason Coronado ’95

    Partner at Deloitte

    B.B.A, Accountancy
  • Darin DeAngeli

    Darin DeAngeli ’87

    Partner at Ahrens DeAngeli Law Group

    B.S. Accountancy
  • Bob Hay

    Robert (Bob) Hay '09

    Emeritus faculty for Boise State College of Engineering

    Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering

Distinguished Alumni Service Award Recipients 2019

  • Jan Bryant

    Jan Bryant '08

    Retired from Idaho Power as Senior Manager of Major Projects, Current President of the Boise State Fiesta Alumni Chapter

    eMBA, Business Administration
  • Diana Garza '95, '00

    Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Affairs for Boise State College of Engineering, Founding Co-President of the Boise State Latino Chapter

    B.A., Mass Communication and Journalism; M.S., Educational Technology

Past Recipients

Proud Sponsors

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Liberty Mutual Insurance is the proud sponsor of the Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala and is a long-standing affinity partner with the Boise State Alumni Association. Liberty Mutual has partnered with the Alumni Association to offer alumni exclusive savings on Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Insurance. Liberty Mutual offers personalized coverage, Multi-Car and Multi-Policy Discounts, 24-Hour Claims Assistance and more. Liberty Mutual is trusted countrywide for quality coverage and exceptional service.

For alumni who live in the Boise area, please call (208) 323-7755. For alumni outside of Idaho, visit the Liberty Mutual Website directly or call (800) 524-9400 (mention client #4020).

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Mountain America Credit Union is a proud title sponsor of the Boise State Alumni Association. Mountain America is a full-service financial institution, founded in the 1930s. They are community focused with six branches in the Boise area and more than 90 across the mountain west. Mountain America provides a variety of personal and business financial services designed to help members achieve their financial dreams including Auto Loans, Mortgages, SBA Loans, Youth Accounts, and Retirement Planning. Becoming a member is easy – ask how you can join! Learn more at Mountain America Credit Union.

When you take advantage of your alumni membership benefit savings by choosing Liberty Mutual Insurance and Mountain America Credit Union, those dollars help fund legacy scholarships, and quality events and programs that ensure the success and enrich the experience that is Boise State University.