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The Cathy Lester IT Excellence Memorial Award

The Cathy Lester IT Excellence Memorial Award was created to honor members of the University of Texas at Austin administrative information technology community who demonstrate the qualities, talents and integrity exemplified and valued by Cathy Lester.


Congratulations to the 2015 award winners!

Congratulations to the 2015 IT Excellence Award nominees!

  • Brian Hundsdorfer, UT Development Office
  • David Mok, International Office
  • Kyle Royder, ITS Applications

Congratulations to the 2015 Rising Star Award nominees!

  • Marjorie Foley, Office of the Registrar
  • Jason Oliver, Financial Information Systems
  • Eric Petersen, Financial Information Systems
  • David Strickland, ITS Applications
  • Geoff Valdes, Financial Information Systems

How to Donate

Donations to the memorial can be made in five different ways.
Learn more about donations.

2015 Winners and Nominees

Take a moment to read the full announcement, highlighting the achievements of this year's IT Excellence and Rising Star Award winners. 2015 Announcement