Distinguished Alumni Awards 2018: Lesley Di Mare

Mon Oct 22, 2018
Lesley Di Mare (M.A. ’82, Speech Communication) is Cal State East Bay's 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences.Di Mare was the first female president in the history of Colorado State University - Pueblo, where she served since 2011 after a lengthy career in higher education administration around the country. While there, she established a new financial system, implemented the university's first online degree programs and partnered with the CSU-Pueblo Foundation to conclude the institution's first comprehensive capital campaign, which raised $28.5 million.