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Pi Alpha Alpha

Pi Alpha Alpha is the national honor society for the field of public affairs and public administration. The purpose of this society is to encourage and recognize outstanding scholarship and accomplishment in public affairs and administration. The society seeks to promote the advancement of education and practice of the art and science of public affairs and administration, and to foster integrity, professionalism and creative performance in the conduct of government and related public service activities.

2012 Induction

At SPNHA's annual Spring Celebration, 24 April 2012, the Grand Valley State University chapter of the Pi Alpha Alpha Honor Society inducted one new honorary member and 16 new student members. The ceremony was held in the Richard M. DeVos Center.

The honorary Pi Alpha Alpha inductee was Jonathan Bradford, who is the President and CEO of the Inner City Christian Federation. The student inductees were chosen for their outstanding scholarship. Inductees were: Justin Arnold, Stephanie Cao, Hillary Deboer, Alyson Dondzila, Jessa Dutton, Katherine Key, Peter Alexander Kontras, Kevin Lignell, Allison London, Brandon Mersman, Marla Miller, Jennifer Parks, Timothy Robart, Julie Scholten, Timothy Scholten, Angela Stumpo

Honorary Members Inducted

Jonathan Bradford - 2012

Chris Shea - 2011

Greg Sundstrom - 2010

Thomas Haas - 2009

Rodney Mulder - 2008

Thomas A. McQuillan - 2007

Rev. Miles Fish - 2006

Michael Reagan - 2006

James W.F. Brooks - 2005

H. William Dungey - 2004

Janusz Tzecke - 2004

Ryszard Borowiecki - 2004

Daryl Delabbio - 2003

Mark Murray - 2002

William Jewel - 2002

Richard Breon - 2001

Joel Orosz - 2001

Arend D. Lubbers - 2001

Frank Bednarek - 2001

Donna Brooks - 2001

David Haynes - 2000

Micki Benz - 2000

Hon. James Buck - 1999

Gerald Felix - 1999

Diana Sieger - 1998

Kurt Kimball - 1998

Mary Alice Williams - 1997

Dennis Sturtevant - 1997

Terry O'Rourke - 1996

Bill Gonzales - 1996

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