Ivy Tech Honors Outstanding Graduates-Marion

Ivy Tech Community College has recognized 19 honorees with the school’s annual Distinguished Alumni Award.

Since 1998, The Distinguished Alumni Award has celebrated the success of Ivy Tech alumni by recognizing a group of graduates who have made a lasting, positive contribution since completing their education.

The winner from the Marion campus is Cheryl Ferwerda. Ferwerda returned to college after 38 years in the food industry, and after four certificates and an associate degree, she currently works as an adjunct professor at Ivy Tech and as a navigator at the Madison County Community Health Center in Anderson.