Before the Alumni of Influence gala, the honorees gather for a group photo and a cocktail reception in the Black Box Theatre in Castleman Hall. Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader, with Joan Nesbitt, vice chancellor for University Advancement, gave a toast to honor the 2016 Alumni of Influence.
Photo far left, front row from left: Dick Vitek, MS Chem’58; Bob Brackbill, MinE’42; and Bipin Doshi, ChE’62, MS ChE’63. Back row from left: Roger Dorf, ME’65; Joe Ballard, MS EMgt’72; Roy Wilkens, EE’66; Matt Coco, CE’66; and Bob Brinkmann, CE’71. Not pictured: Sandra Magnus, Phys’86, MS EE’90; and Don Gunther, CE’60, who were unable to attend the gala.