February 10, 2010

"Believe in yourself; . . . Set goals" say Hilton Alumni Hall of Fame inductees

"Believe in yourself . . . . Set goals" was the message from the Hilton Alumni Hall of Fame inductees who were honored at a ceremony on Feb. 5, 2010 in the Quest Elementary School auditorium. More than 80 members of the school community, friends and family of the inductees were on hand. Kenneth Juergens was unable to attend due to business conflicts; he as represented by John and Julie Alliet, former classmates from the Class of 1978.

 Congratulations to the four new inductees selected to join the Hilton High School Alumni Hall of Fame:

Audrey Cooper, Esq. '74, right, with father, staff attorney at the NYS Attorney General's office in Rochester, NY; BS State University of New York at Brockport; JD, University at Buffalo; is a resident of Hilton, NY;  

Carl Forsythe, MBA '75, left, with wife, President and CEO of Globe Composite Solutions Ltd. of Dallas, TX; BA Biochemistry, Columbia University; MBA Finance, Cornell University; is a resident of Hingham, MA; 

Col. Kenneth Juergens '78, Vice President, Joint Programs, Oshkosh Defense Corp. in Oshkosh, WI; BS, West Point; MBA with Honors, Babson College; Masters in National Security, US Naval War College; is a resident of Neenah, WI;

Matthew Karpenko, DO, '92, right, center, Staff Member at Boca Raton Community Hospital in Hematology/Oncology; BS, Syracuse University with academic accolade Research Award, graduate of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicines; is a resident of Delray Beach, FL.