LAUSD Superintendent Michelle King receives alumna awardFriends and Supporters
Chancellor Block recognized Michelle King (’84) with the Edward A. Dickson Alumna of the Year Award.
King was honored for her 30 years of dedication to the Los Angeles Unified School District, and for her drive to increase student achievement, particularly among traditionally underrepresented populations.
The annual UCLA Awards recognizes distinguished UCLA alumni and alumni networks whose inspiring work and achievements make us proud to be Bruins.
Chancellor Block with the evening’s honorees, clockwise from top left: Public Service: Ernest Hiroshige (’67); Network of the Year: UCLA Parents’ Council, Represented by Deidre and Bob Murphy; Professional Achievement: Ann Meyers Drysdale (’79); Community Service: Chau Le (’88); Alumna of the Year: Michelle King (’84); University Service: Pam Cysner (’76); Young Alumna Volunteer of the Year: Soleil Delgadillo (’09); Volunteer of the Year: Steve Yu (’95, MBA ’03); Impact Award: UCLA Mixed Alumni Association, Represented by Jenifer Logia (’15); Recent Graduate Achievement: Alex Budak (’07); Network of the Year: UCLA Parents’ Council, Represented by Bernadette and Doug Larratt.