AFC Creates Fifth Endowment and Honors Dianne Kostelny
May 24, 2015
Niceville, FL - The Association of Florida Colleges, Northwest Florida State College Chapter has created a fifth scholarship endowment and has chosen to honor long-time Northwest Florida State College reading professor Dianne Kostelny.
Dianne Kostelny, who was a Professor at NWF State College from 1988 until 2011, was also an active participant in AFC at both the state and chapter level. Her association with AFC began with her membership in August 1988. During her tenure she held many leadership positions, including, President of the NWFSC Chapter, Legislative Representative for the Chapter and Region 1 Director. For her tireless and passionate work she was recognized with the Distinguished Service Award in 2001 and as Outstanding Board Member in 2003. She was awarded The Honorary Lifetime Membership Award in 2009.
The Association of Florida Colleges, Inc. is the professional association of Florida's 28 public member institutions of the Florida College System, their boards, employees, retirees and associates, and the employees of the Division of Florida Colleges. The mission of the Association is to actively promote, represent, and support members and institutions as they provide their students and the citizens of Florida with a world-class college system.