MANATEE - Rick Fawley, president of Fawley Bryant-Architecture, Interiors and Design, was named the 2014 recipient of the Kent C. Schulz Distinguished Alumni Award.
The award is Leadership Manatee’s top alumni recognition. It was created 19 years ago in honor of Kent Schulz, a community leader who lost his life to cancer.
Fawley, a graduate of the Leadership Manatee Program, has distinguished himself in Manatee County through his service and leadership. He has served on numerous committees and boards in the community, including Goodwill Industries and the Manatee Education Foundation. Fawley Bryant, founded in 1993, is based in Lakewood Ranch, and also has offices in downtown Bradenton.
Past recipients of the Kent C. Schulz Distinguished Alumni Award is a Who’s Who of community leadership: Jaymie Carter, Rose Carlson, Amanda Edge, Tom Seguin, Bob Bartz, Betsy Benac, Darrell Turner, John Vita, Edie Bustle, Connie Shingledecker, Diana Davis, Linda Agresta, Ruth Lawler, Cliff Walters, Robert King, Gerry Russell, Bob Sweat and Brenda Rogers.