The School of Technology is pleased to announce LTC Don Makay ’99 as the 2018 recipient of the Michigan Tech Alumni Board of Directors Humanitarian Award. Don is a 1999 graduate of both the Electrical Engineering Technology and the Scientific and Technical Communication programs.
This award is bestowed upon alumni of Michigan Tech by the Alumni Board on behalf of the University. It is presented to those alumni who, through their outstanding involvement and dedication, have made a significant contribution of volunteer leadership or service which has improved or enriched the lives of others and the welfare of humanity, and whose accomplishments reflect admirably on or bring honor to their Alma Mater.
The award committee recognized Don’s outstanding commitment to his work with The Iraqi Hope Foundation which was dedicated to the stability and prosperity of Iraq through investment in private, small and mid-sized businesses and entrepreneurs.