Vision & Visionaries

Vision & Visionaries LogoCal State Fullerton is honored to recognize our exemplary Titan alumni and friends at our annual Vision & Visionaries dinner and celebration. Four top leaders in their fields were honored on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Receiving the highest honor the University bestows on alumni. While the evening showcases the extraordinary achievements of distinguished CSUF alumni and community honorees, it also features musical entertainment provided by students for the College of the Arts.

About Vision & Visionaries

Established in 1994, the Vision & Visionaries awards are the highest honors bestowed by California State University, Fullerton on alumni and community honorees. The Vision & Visionaries awardees selected over the years represent distinguished achievement in areas such as academia, the arts, athletics, business, journalism, humanities, and science.

We are not alone in recognizing our Vision & Visionaries award recipients, as professional organizations, the community and the media often salute their successes as well.

Moreover, the accomplishments of our Distinguished Alumna/nus Award and Recent Graduate Achievement Award honorees are a tribute to the University community who educated, motivated and served them as students.

These alumni and community honorees are remarkable individuals whom Cal State Fullerton is proud to call our best and brightest!

2017 Honorees

Distinguished Alumnus Award

Walter R. Baranger

Walter R. Baranger ’86

Senior Editor, News Operations, The New York Times

Distinguished Alumnus Award

Anthony Rendon

Anthony Rendon ’92,’94

70th Speaker of the California State Assembly

Distinguished Alumnus Award

Bill Ruh

Bill Ruh ’83, ’84

CEO for GE Digital, and Senior Vice President & Chief Digital Officer for GE

Honorary Alumna Award

Marilyn C. Brewer

Marilyn C. Brewer

Treasurer of C. Brewer Company

Contact Us


Alumni Engagement
George G. Golleher Alumni House
P.O. Box 6826
Fullerton, CA 92834-6826

Event Information

Please email or call 657-278-3480.