William Mandicott, assistant vice president for Student and Community Involvement at Frostburg State University, and executive director of the University’s Cultural Events Series, was recently honored as Presenter of the Year at the annual Pennsylvania Presenters conference in Gettysburg, Pa.
Last year’s award recipient, Hank Knerr of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, presented the award. In his introduction, he cited Mandicott’s tireless vision, energy and innovation, describing him as “an inspirational mover and shaker … a bridge builder that connects audiences, colleagues, artists and students,” and “a champion for all that the arts can offer our world.”
In his standing as a Maryland presenter, Mandicott is an atypical recipient of this award. ...