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CCCCD Students Are Ready For "Just Desserts"



CCCCD Students Are Ready For "Just Desserts"

August 15, 2003 - Collin County Community College District Foundation, Inc. hosted "Just Desserts," their 2003-2004 scholarship recognition event Aug. 14 at the Plano Centre, 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. With more than 170 scholarships being presented, this was the largest number of scholarships awarded in the history of both the college and the foundation. Two new categories of scholarships were developed this year: the Board of Trustees and Community Appreciation Scholarships. This celebration is a great opportunity for donors and recipients to meet and learn more about each other.

CCCCD president Cary A. Israel was joined by Sam Roach, chair of the CCCCD Board of Trustees, Cynthia Bauge, CCCCD Board of Trustees, Robert Keahey, chair of the CCCCD Foundation Board and Paula Roman, executive director of the Foundation. Others participating in awarding scholarships included Barbara Money, dean of students, Kathrine Swanson, associate dean of students and Foundation directors Sue Olivier, Richard Abernathy and Steve Matthews. Musical entertainment was provided by CCCCD's Jaztet One, Vanessa Testoni, James Wilder and Leslie Wegner.

For more information about scholarships, call 972-881-5611.

The 2003 Annual Foundation Scholarship Recipients
Contessa Ansari (Allen), Foundation Scholars Award; Teresa Atkins (Royse City), E.L.Roy/H.P. Cohick; Roza Baczkowska (Allen), Donald and Opal Wise; Adele Bailey (McKinney), Maus Family Scholarship; Alecia Bailey (Tom Bean), Adrian Leduzma IPPD Scholarship; Geoffrey Bailey (McKinney), Gary Hodge Civic Engagement Scholarship; Chris Baird (Allen), Tinker Taylor; David Bigbee (Plano), Jazz Excellence Award; Sherlyn Baker (Plano), Steve & Martha Ellis Honors; Melissa Bird (Plano), J.E. & Mary Abernathy; Lorena Boutari (The Colony), Essary Family; Meryl Bratton (Crowley), EDS Business; Bryan Burns (Plano), Bette Emerson; Aleksey Chebotov (Plano), David and Genie Hammel; Dawn Childs (McKinney), Collin-Fannin Medical Society; Brandon Christeson (Plano), Simpson Family; Frances Comstock (The Colony), Botsford ; Brandy Cook (Lucas), Smokey & Vivian Commons; Jennifer Douglas (Princeton), Dr. Bob Swepston; Tara Easterberg (Little Elm), W. Jane Ouellette, R.N. Scholarship; Jessica Federline (McKinney), Rex Parcells; Jeffrey Foster (Lewisville), Fisher Regulator; Jhonnatan Garduno (Plano), Simpson Family; Timothy Giarraputo (Garland), Christel McCaskill; Savita Gilbert (Wylie), Sue Olivier; Tarita Graham (Plano), Patty Burton; Angela Harris (Plano), Collin-Fannin Medical Society; John Harris (Plano), Christ United Men's; Grisell Hawit (Dallas), Simpson Family; Terri Hicks (The Colony), Stonebridge Ranch; Robert Hogan (McKinney), Janice Castleberry Memorial; Jerrod Houser (Allen), Chartwells Food Service Scholarship; Elizabeth Kidd (Oak Point), CCCC Women's Alliance; Andreza Kurgan (Frisco), SAIL Scholarship; Adriane Lloyd (Wylie), EDS Business; Carole Martin (Allen), Chartwells Scholarship; Kay Martinez (McKinney), Medical Center of Plano; William Melton (Carrollton), Fire Science Academy; Jennifer Midgette (Wylie), Farmersville Garden Club; Marcus Minich (Wylie), Tom Emerson; Brandon Moore (Plano), Jazz Excellence Award; Lea Nelson (Roxton), Louise King Scholarship; Jennifer Norris (Wylie), Smokey & Vivian Commons; Matthew Payne (McKinney), Dr. Walter Pike; Kendra Pehlam (Anna), Dr. E. T. Boon; Sydney Portilla-Diggs (Garland), Faculty Senate; Ramona Portlock-Brumfield (Allen), Collin Co. Bar Assoc.; Aida Puga (McKinney), Stonebridge Ranch; Rodrigo Ramos (Frisco), Ann Haggard Roach; Adil Reghioui (Plano), Chartwells Scholarship; Evelin Rincon (McKinney), Belinda Newman; Jennifer Roberts (Allen), Target; Marcia Robertson (Plano), Charlie & Sherill Cobb; Claudia Romero (Plano), Junior League of Plano; Lauretta Shokler (Frisco), Samuel Roach; Brandon Sietzler (Plano), Jazz Excellence Award; Ramoncito Solis (Wylie), Exide Technologies; Ruth Southwell (McKinney), Jacqueline Dooley; Cathlene Stang (Prosper), Collin-Fannin Medical Society; Nancy Stephenson (Plano), Cary A. Israel Learning Comm.; Karen Voigtsberger (Richardson), Robert Keahey; Zeeshan Zeeshan (Plano), J.C. Penney Scholarship; Kanetia Williams (Dallas), Charles Lenhard SAIL; Ben Windsor (Denton), Jazz Excellence Award; and Xin Wu (Plano), Cary A. Israel Learning Comm.

The 2003 President's Scholars
Jordan Alexander (The Colony);Toby Baker (Allen); Marissa Bridgman (Dallas); Kristi Chapman (Plano); Nathan Cox (McKinney); Parya Etebari (Plano); Peyman Etebari (Plano); Megan Folk (Rockwall); Angela Heironimus (Mesquite); Jamie Jensen (Farmersville); Sheila Kao (Plano); Deeba Korous (Plano); Dunia Korous (Plano); Lindsey Kufel (Allen); Shermaria Major (McKinney); Heather Martin (Nevada); Melissa McAvey (Allen); Jenna Nichols (Allen); Arzie Odza (Allen); Stefanie Rodriguez (Plano); Rachel Romanski,* Jason Shows (McKinney); Jeremy Smith (Plano); Jeffrey Speight (Frisco); Lauren Stegman (Frisco); Vanessa Testoni (Allen); Carol Waller (Allen); Leslie Wegner (Garland); James Wilder (Allen); Meghan Winti (Allen); and York Yarbrough (Plano).

The 2003 Engaged Faculty Scholars
Linda White (Plano), Bill Adler; Isis Torre (Gunter), Mary Anne Andrade; MaDonna Dupre (McKinney), Nell Ard; Caleb Brian (Plano), Kris Berg; Heather Wolford (McKinney), Bill Blitt; Andrew Orlowski (Allen), Pete Brierley; Matthew Talbot Marts (Copeville), Jennifer Brooks; Christina Parsons-Hobbs (Murphy), Peggy Brown; Martha Cecilia Concha (Garland), Deborah Cardenas; James Nunn (Frisco), Ceilidh Charleson-Jennings; Christina Gaytan (Plano), Veronica Chavez; Justin Hughes (Plano), Rod Coltman; Ian Johnson (Plano),Michael Crawford; James-Michael Specht (Allen), Gail Cronauer; Grant Helmreich (Plano), Amina El-Ashmawy; Phillipus Strydom (Garland), Tacey Elliott; Brandon L. Jones (Plano), Andy Essary; Caroline Asay (Sunnyvale), Joanne Fletcher; Elizabeth Lewis (Plano), Eugene Foley; Djeinabou Bah (Allen), Pam Gaiter; Omid Zareei (Dallas), Chip Galloway; Dana Schultz (Plano), David Garrison; Rafael Moriera (Little Elm), Wendy Gunderson; Carmen McGee (Plano), Daphne Hall-Babcock; Chris Dunnam (McKinney), Gary Hodge; Monique Gustafson (Plano), Tony Howard; Gabriel Cook (McKinney), Regina Hughes; Patrick Craven (Plano), Joan Kennedy; Silvia Sellers (Plano), Ted Lewis; Lydia Fletcher (Van Alstyne), Barbara Lusk; Sylvia Harkristamara (Plano), Kelly Martin; Dominica Cannady (Dallas), Tony McRae; Olivia Rudd (Plano), Mary Milford; Ka Yaw Teo (Allen), Thomas Mobley; Colin Kennedy (Plano), Chris Morgan; Sara Cave (Garland), Kathy Morgan; Daniel Dillow (Wylie), Kemal Moula; Zeenat Merchant (Dallas), Karen Musa; Gabriela Coplen (Farmersville), Nahid Nikpour & spouse; Michelle Roberts (Plano), Nelson Rich; Denise Von Husen (Dallas), Diana Sage; Stephen Bartlett (Plano), Sherry Schumann; James Ogden, Debra St. John; Aaron Satterthwaite (Allen), Kazuko Scott; Amanda Vogel (Plano), Larry Stern; Tedra Ault (Richardson), Joanne Stevens; Ashley York (The Colony), Kristen Streater; Elizabeth Butterworth (Dallas), Dr. Joyce Swegle; Ivy Grace Foster (Prosper), Sam Tullock; James Reimers (Dallas), Julie Turnbow; Addye Pollard (Aubrey), HenryWhalen; Emily Ault (Plano), Debbie White; Shahina Shad (Plano), Cathy Whitney; Roderick Rawlins (Plano), John Wilkins; Vanessa Macedo (Plano), Kyle Wilkison; and Renee Christine Fasolino (Allen), Scott Yarbrough.

The 2003 Board of Trustees Scholarships
Stacy Arias (Plano), Cynthia Bauge; Toni Kaster (Frisco), Dr. E.T. Boon; Tammy Mattice (Farmersville), Dr. J. Robert Collins; Sandra Salyer (Princeton), Brenda Willard Goodell; Dawn Spradling (McKinney), Mac Hendricks; Kayla Scheel (Garland), Glenn Justice; Jeffrey Hanson (Plano), Sam Roach; Robert Villareal, Jr. (Plano), Tino Trujillo; and Kristina Weiland (Plano), Jim Biggerstaff*.

The 2003 Community Appreciation Scholarships
Brent Conrad (Plano), Jean Callison; Hope Blevins (Dallas), Rex Coppedge; Shadan Kishi (Plano),Chris LaVigne; Barbara Scott (Frisco), John Longstreet; Jeffrey Speight (Frisco), Rep. Brian McCall; Aaron McKinzie (Plano), Evelyn McKnight; Chris Rubarts (Plano), Joa Muns; Matthew Rogers (Plano),Judge John Payton; Ashley Landon (Frisco), Sandy Simpson; and Rachael McDaniel (McKinney),Neil Sperry.

*In memory