Trocaire Presents 2012 Distinguished Alumni Awards

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Henry Mumme, RN, ’01, president of the Trocaire College Alumni Association, has announced that six exceptional alumni will be honored on February 8 through presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Award.

The Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 1984 to honor and acknowledge those Trocaire alumni who are making a difference in their community and/or profession. This year’s honorees include: Sr. Mary Ann Schimscheiner, RSM, ’67, Local Leader, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, NyPPAW Communities; Kate M. Callahan, Ph.D., ’72, Executive Director, South Florida Health Information Exchange; Kathy Endres Popielski ’74, Director of Communications, Trocaire College; Mary Ann Long ’80, Director of Patient Care Services, Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Tracey Costanzo Maw ’94, Clinical Operations Coordinator, IM Solutions; and Brian J. Becker ’09, Food & Beverage Manager, The Waldorf=Astoria.

This event is dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the first graduating class of Trocaire College and will be held at Ilio Di Paolo’s Restaurant on South Park Avenue in Blasdell. Tickets may be purchased by contacting Lisa Schaffer at 716.827.4340 or