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Joanne Florino Honored as Friend of the College

June 11, 2013

Joanne Florino, a former trustee and longtime supporter of the College, was honored as the 2013 Friend of the College at the Tompkins Cortland Community College commencement ceremonies May 23.

"She began her association with the College through the Park Foundation and the Triad Foundation, which helped to create support for numerous scholarships here at the College," said Tompkins Cortland Board of Trustees Chairperson Elizabeth Burns while announcing the honor at the ceremony. "She has been involved in the success of the Tompkins Cortland Community College Fund, and has supported many special initiatives for the Foundation."

Florino was a member of the College's Board of Trustees from 2011 to 2013.

The Friend of the College is an honor bestowed at Commencement upon community members and others who have served the College with special loyalty and dedication.