Lehigh’s Industrial and Systems Engineering Department celebrated an academic year full of accomplishments at its annual banquet and awards ceremony on Thursday, May 2, 2019.

ISE Department Chair Luis Nunes Vicente presented Stacey Cunningham ‘96, current president of the New York Stock Exchange, with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award for Excellence in Industry. Ms. Cunningham also presented the Spencer C. Schantz Distinguished Lecture earlier that day.

Other awards presented included:

  • Van Hoesen Family Best Publication Award: Rui Shi

  • Undergraduate Faculty Member of the Year: Bob Storer

  • Master’s Faculty Member of the Year: Eugene Perevalov

  • Ph.D. Faculty Member of the Year: Frank E. Curtis

  • ISE Sophomore of the Year: ZongLe (Archer) Zhao

  • IBE Sophomore of the Year: Abbey Goldenberg

  • ISE Junior of the Year: Shrivats Agarwal

  • IBE Junior of the Year: Sean Conway

  • ISE Senior of the Year: Francisco Gutierrez

  • IBE Senior of the Year: Jon Glickman

  • Master’s Student of the Year - ISE: Kyle Kristiansen

  • Master’s Student of the Year - Management Science: Rashmi Yallapu Varaha

  • Master’s Student of the Year - Analytical Finance: Siyi Qin

  • Master’s Student of the Year - HSE: Brigette Seurig

  • Ph.D. Student of the Year: Reza Nezari

  • MIT Supply Chain Excellence Award:

    • Troy Egar and Katherine Shreero - Winners

    • Noreen Byrne and Kyle Ginsberg - Honorable Mentions

  • Lawrence E White Fellowship: Andre Verduzco

Stacey Cunningham '96 accepts the ISE Distinguished Alumni Award from department chair Luis Nunes Vicente.