Outstanding Achievement Award
The Regents of the University of Minnesota present the Outstanding Achievement Award each year to a select set of alumni who have attained unusual distinction in their chosen fields or professions and have demonstrated exceptional leadership on a community, state, national, or international level. This year, two Carlson School alumni have been selected for this honor:
• Robert Kueppers, ’76 BSB
• Michael Hoffman, ’02 MBA
Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals
The Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals is presented by the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance at the University of Minnesota to honor international alumni, former students, or friends of the University who have distinguished themselves in their post-University work as leaders in their professional careers.
This year, Michael Byungnam Lee, ’88 PhD-HRIR, has been selected to receive
Both the Outstanding Achievement Award and Distinguished Leadership Award were presented at the Carlson School Honors Dinner on October 4.
Alumni Service Award
The Alumni Service Award is presented by the Regents to alumni in recognition of their volunteer service to the University, the University of Minnesota Alumni Association (UMAA), or any of its constituent groups. This year, the award is presented to:
• Robert Bjork, ’81 BSB
• David Walstad, ’88 BSB, ’91 MBA
The Alumni Service Award was presented at the UMAA Awards Celebration
on October 11.