ISU graduates receive recognition for their leadership accomplishments

September 11, 2009

Indiana State University alumni Greg Wasiak and Anthony Javorka are two of Indy's Best & Brightest 100 outstanding young professionals, and they may receive more recognition.

Wasiak graduated from ISU 2001 with a bachelor's degrees in accounting and business management. He was the transaction services manager at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP prior to his current position as an audit manager for Dauby O'Connor Zaleski, LLC. He is a member of the advisory board of directors for Wheeler - Dowe Boys and Girls Club of Indianapolis and of the Indiana State College of Business Young Professionals Board.

Javorka graduated from ISU in 1995 with a bachelor's degree in accounting and a minor in management information systems. He is currently the chief operating officer of practice operation and information technology for Community Heart and Vascular. Previously, he served as the chief executive officer for Indiana Heart Associates. He is a member of various national organizations including the Medical Group Management Association and American College of Healthcare Executives.

Both alumni are certified public accountants and are members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

This honor is sponsored by Junior Achievement and recognizes 100 young professionals ages 40 and under who demonstrate extraordinary leadership qualities in and around the Indianapolis area.

An awards ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. on Sept. 23 at the Gene B. Click Junior Achievement Education Center at 7435 N. Keystone Ave. in Indianapolis. All 100 finalists will be recognized and ten will be selected as winners in each of the ten categories. Each winner will receive benefits including enrollment in the Lacy Leadership LEAD program and participation in a partnership with the Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee.

For more information about Indy's Best & Brightest visit http://www.indysbestandbrightest.com.


Writer: Bailee Souder, Indiana State University, media relations intern, (812) 237-3773 or bsouder1@indstate.edu.