Distinguished Young Alumnus -- Alex Cornwell (BA '09)
Alex distinguished himself as an ambitious and adventurous entrepreneur when he entered the University of Saint Francis in 2005 in pursuit of his Bachelor of Arts degree, concentrating in Communication Art and Graphic Design. His undergraduate involvement fostered valuable real-world experiences through his leadership with various clubs and student organizations. He also actively participated and served on the Brenda Hanchar Foundation Board of Directors and the Three Rivers “Arts in the Park” committee while pioneering a freelance graphics/web design agency that currently represents international clientele.
Post-graduation, Alex became the present co-owner and publisher of The Waynedale News. His dream to enhance the southern Fort Wayne community through this bi-weekly publication has been applauded by its 35,000 readers and
In an effort to grow in his professional career and make a positive impact on the world, Alex certainly has left his fingerprints on many projects for those who work, live, and visit the Waynedale community. He continues to generate noteworthy improvements and serves as a distinguished role model for future young University of Saint Francis alumni.