Former IHL Board president Robinson named USM COB's Alumna of Year

Former IHL Board president Robinson named USM COB's Alumna of Year

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A top executive with Sanderson Farms, Inc. has been recognized as the Boardman Distinguished Alumna of the Year for the USM College of Business.

Robin J. Robinson, a 1978 graduate of Southern Miss, received her award Friday afternoon during a ceremony at Scianna Hall.

Robinson was the first female member of Sanderson Farms executive committee and is also a past president of the Board of Trustees for the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning.

Student awards were also presented during that ceremony.