The “Quest for the Best” Award was star
ted on campus twenty six years ago by the Vice President for Student Affairs. Today, Dr. James R. Kitchen, Vice President for Student Affairs, continues the tradition of the “Quest for the Best” Awards.
This award has been given annually for the past 26 years to outstanding student leaders who typify and promote the mission ofSan DiegoStateUniversity. This award recognizes individual excellence in academics, participation in student activities, commitment to service, and the pursuit of personal leadership development.
In addition to honoring these student leaders, Quest for the Best also recognizes student-nominated faculty
and staff members for their dedication, mentorship, and genuine concern for the success of their students. The winners will be honored at a formal banquet at KPBS Studios in April.
This year’s Quest for the Best student and faculty/staff honorees include:
Quest for the Best Winner – Faculty/Staff Nominee Winner
Juan Garcia – Dr. Ann M. Johns, Rhetoric and Writing Studies
Katie Martin – Dr.Allen Greb, Political Science
Channelle McNutt – Dr. Aaron Bruce, President’s Office
Phillip Patague – Thelma Chavez, College of Sciences
Jeremy Poincenot – Christine Probett, Management
Kristine Rezny – Malerie McNeill, Enrollment Services
Joanna Segoviano – Veronica Bejar, College of Sciences
Kristen Sword – Randi McKenzie, College of PSFA
Natalia Zora – Barbara Huntington, Professional Health Advising
To read more about these outstanding students, see pictures, and learn more about the Quest for the Best awards, click here!