She was well-known for her compassion and love of helping senior citizens. Glenda was also very active in the dietetics profession, serving as past president of the WNY Dietetic Association, NYS Aging Services Dietitians, NYS Association of Nutrition & Aging Programs, Meals-on-Wheels of America and many more.

Glenda and her husband, John, had a wonderful relationship with the University at Buffalo, especially the students. They helped countless students as they began their challenging and rewarding journey into the dietetic profession. She lived graciously and courageously, inspiring and teaching countless friends, loved ones and students.

Past Recipients by Academic Year

2016: Diana Korzhukova