Our Distinguished Alumni

CECS distinguished alumni are our shining stars.

Each spring, CECS recognizes and honors distinguished alumni for their remarkable professional contributions and their dedication to the college and UCF. The University of Central Florida was established in the spirit that if we reach for the stars, dreams come true.

Fall 2018/50th Anniversary Honorees

Anurag Pande, M.S., CE, ’03; Ph.D., CE, ’05

Kathryn Kinsey, M.S., CS, ’79; Ph.D., CS, ’83

Herbert R. Gingold, B.S., EE, ’91; MBA, ’14

Lucy C. Morse, M.S., ENGR, ’82; Ph.D., IE, ’87


David Reid, Ph.D., MSE, ’12

Mark Blue, B.S., ME, ’89; M.S., IE, ’08; MBA, ’10

Frank A. St. John, B.S., EE, ’87; M.S., EE, ’91

Martin “Marty” Wanielista, Ph.D. – Dean’s Award

Spring 2018 Honorees

Jeremy Dilmore, B.S., ME, ’02; M.S., CE, ’05

Dan Schiappa, CS, ’87-’90

Shamik Sengupta, Ph.D., ’07, CPE

Amanda Mitskevich, M.S., EM, ’92


Petya Georgieva Fernlund, Ph.D., MSE, ’06

Zachary Quandt, B.S., ME, ’84

Ankush Oberai, M.S., EE, ’83