Kean University Alumni Association Honors Pair of Respected Alumni

January 2024

The Kean University Alumni Association recently paid tribute to two long-time members of their board with a donation of $10,000. This donation will be used to start two scholarship funds in memory of Donna Madrigal ‘88 ‘91 and Anthony (Tony) Brennan ‘81.

“The Alumni Association has always been a great advocate in advancing the work of Kean University. The addition of The Donna Madrigal and The Tony Brennan Scholarships is not only a testament to the association’s generosity, but it also speaks to its dedication to Kean students,” said Bill Miller, chief executive officer of the Kean University Foundation. “ The Kean University The Kean University Foundation is grateful for the Alumni Association’s support in both Donna and Tony’s names.”

Scholarships and The Tony Brennan Scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $2,500 to four students who are active on campus and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

“With these new scholarships, the Alumni Association honors two distinguished Board members, Donna Madrigal and Tony Brennan, who each served on the Alumni Board for more than 20 years. Their dedication to the students and Kean University will be remembered for a long time,” said Ed Esposito ‘69 ‘72, President of the Kean University Alumni Association.