Alumni National Awards

College of Business Administration
Award Recipients

SchilliDistinguished Alumnus of the Year Award
Robert B. Schilli, Bus Ad ’57

Town and Country, Mo.

Hailing from a small town in southeast Missouri, Bob Schilli had the good fortune of attending a Marquette vs. St. Louis University basketball game. That event inspired him to continue his Catholic education at Marquette, which at the time he says was “not a choice of students from the Show-Me State.” Read more.


Entrepreneurial Award
Daniel J. Weinfurter, Bus Ad ’79, Grad ’85


Dan Weinfurter has spent his entire career in sales, and his philosophy is rooted in his Jesuit business education. “Selling done correctly is an act of service,” he says. Read more.

TranchitaService Award
Daniel A. Tranchita, Bus Ad ’87, Grad ’89

Hartland, Wis.

One of the earliest champions of the College of Business Administration’s marquee Applied Investment Management program, Dan Tranchita has long been a leader by example for Marquette Business. Read more.

JonasYoung Alumna of the Year Award
Tammylynne S. Jonas, Grad ’06

Germantown, Wis.

At the age of 26, Tammylynne Jonas, vice president of information technology at Kohl's Corp., was one of the youngest students in the history of Marquette’s Executive MBA program. Read more.