Mayor Sandra Green
Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson (right) presenting Mayor Sandra Green (left) with the Kutztown University President's Medal.
Awarded December 5, 2017
Born on a farm in Maxatawny Township, Mayor Sandra "Sandy" Green is a lifelong resident of the Kutztown area. She has served the past 12 years as mayor of the Borough of Kutztown, the first female to hold that position.
During her tenure, the borough achieved Main Street status with the Pennsylvania Downtown Center and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. She served on the board of the Pennsylvania Municipal League and the Pennsylvania Local Government Investment Trust Board.
"Sandy has spent countless hours on campus assisting her community and our students," said KU President Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson. "She is an inspiration and has made a lasting impact."