Robinson graduates Tammy K. Jones, Kevin E. Lofton, and William H. Rogers Jr. recently received Georgia State Distinguished Alumni Awards. Georgia State University’s Alumni Association sponsors the awards, which recognize the professional, philanthropic and personal accomplishments of outstanding alumni who personify true leadership.
Alumni in the News
Andrew Schwartz left the workforce last August to pursue a master’s degree in business administration here at Robinson.
Alumna Christine Riordan, dean of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, is a finalist for provost at the University of Kentucky.
Alumnus David Robertson has joined Wells Fargo Insurance as managing director for Atlanta.
Alumna Lorraine Miller has assumed more responsibilities at MidSouth Bank.
Banno, a provider of data-enriched transaction marketing services, has announced that alumnus Charles E. Potts has joined the company as president.
Alumnus Jonathan Sangster will join Georgia Power effective Jan. 7. He will lead the organization’s efforts in business recruitment, expansion and retention, information services and engineering support.
Alumnus Bill Brunner was honored for his work with Carmel-based used car dealership J.D. Byrider.
MBA alumnus Gary Bjurstrom is running as a candidate for the Watertown-Mayer (Minn.) school board.
MBA alumna Jennifer Garr is remembered as an Atlanta banker who made the biggest mark of her 32-year career with Trust Company of Atlanta, later to become SunTrust Bank, by helping the banking industry establish automated services the public now takes for granted — direct deposits, electronic bill payments and fund transfers.