36th Annual Alumni Awards

Fri Feb 10 2023 at 05:30 pm to 09:00 pm

Pigott Auditorium, Seattle University | Seattle

Office of Advancement
Publisher/HostOffice of Advancement
36th Annual Alumni Awards
Join us for one special night!
About this Event

Please join the Seattle University community on Friday, February 10, 2023 for the 36th Annual Alumni Awards at Pigott Auditorium and PACCAR Atrium!

For one special night, we will recognize five individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, service to the university and community, a commitment to care, academic excellence, diversity, justice and an alignment with our Jesuit values.

Additionally, two exceptional individuals will be inducted into the Hall of Fame as recognition for their legendary impact on Seattle U Athletics.


Alumni Award & Hall of Fame Recipients

Ana White, ’95, College of Science and Engineering

For her outstanding professional achievements, and for embodying the mission and Jesuit values of Seattle University, Ana White has been chosen to receive the SUAA’s highest honor: Alumna of the Year.

Archie Roundtree, Jr., ’18 JD, School of Law

For having achieved so much in the several years since he graduated, Archie Roundtree will be the recipient of the Outstanding Recent Alumnus Award.

Mary Ann Goto, ’79, College of Arts and Sciences

For her deep commitment to community, and for living out Seattle University’s Jesuit values, Mary Ann Goto will receive the University Service Award.

Rolita Flores Ezeonu, Ed.D, ’06, College of Education

Having dedicated her career to strengthening educational institutions and the communities that surround them, Rolita Flores Ezeonu is well-deserving of the Professional Achievement Award.

Tom Roach, ’71, College of Arts and Sciences

For his recent work with Ukrainian refugees, and for a lifetime of serving communities in need, Tom Roach will be the recipient of the Community Service Award.

Hall of Fame Inductees

Stephanie Verdoia, ’15, Women's Soccer

The most decorated player in program history, Stephanie Verdoia was an All-American, Academic All-American, and the first female SU athlete drafted by a United States pro league.

Kyle Bjornethun, ’21, Men's Soccer

Kyle Bjornethun was drafted by Seattle Sounders FC following a Redhawk career that included four conference titles, two NCAA Tournament wins, All-conference, All-region and All-American honors.


Learn more about this year's winners and inductees.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Pigott Auditorium, Seattle University, 901 12th Avenue, Seattle, United States


USD 25.00

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