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Assistant to UGA president to receive Distinguished Service Award

Matthew W. Winston Jr.

Matthew Winston Jr., an assistant to UGA President Jere W. Morehead, will receive the 2016 District III Distinguished Service Award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

The award honors people with exemplary professional service to CASE and District III, including active involvement in the advancement profession for a minimum of 10 years; professional employment with CASE District III member institutions for at least eight years; regular attendance at CASE District III meetings; volunteer service to CASE-sponsored conferences, programs and activities; and outstanding achievement in the total spectrum of endeavors represented by CASE’s objectives for the advancement profession.

Winston, who will leave UGA to become an administrator at Virginia Tech in November, will receive the award Feb. 14 at the CASE District III conference in Nashville, Tennessee.