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Frago Community Service Award
Student Accounting Organization Grants
Catherine Lafreniere
Central Connecticut State University
This annual award is presented in hon-
or of Frank C. Frago, who served as
both CTCPA president and Education-
al Trust Fund chair, to encourage and
recognize undergraduate accounting ma-
jors who have shown a commitment to
community service. The award was pre-
sented by Frank's son, CTCPA Past Presi-
dent Charlie Frago.
Children of CTCPA Members Scholarships
This $500 award is designed to assist children of CTCPA
members who are enrolled in accounting programs.
It was a festive night of celebration at the
January Recognition Reception, an evening
celebrating the path to the profession, at
the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville.
Trustees of the CTCPA Educational Trust Fund presented scholarships to local students and grants to accounting
student organizations at 12 Connecticut colleges and universities offering accredited accounting programs.
Nicole Rodier, University of Connecticut
Daughter of member Mary Rodier, CPA
Kerry Vance, Emory University
Daughter of member Robert Vance, CPA
Maggie English, Eastern Connecticut State University
Daughter of member Mark English, CPA
Educational Trust Fund Chair Matt Piechota (right) presents a Children of CTCPA Members
Award to University of Connecticut student Nicole Rodier. Nicole is accompanied by her
parents, Louis Rodier and CTCPA member Mary Rodier.
Trustee Katherine McNair (right) presents a
grant award to Eastern Connecticut State
University Accounting Society representatives.
Trustee and CTCPA Past President John Turgeon (right)
presents grant awards to Fairfield University Accounting
Club and Beta Alpha Psi chapter representatives.
Trustee Michael Ganino (right) presents a grant
award to Western Connecticut State University
Accounting Society representatives.