OFDA Announces 2017-2018 Scholarship Recipients

The Scholarship Fund of the Office Furniture Dealers Alliance (OFDA) is pleased to announce that 34 college students are the proud recipients of a one-year scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Chaired by IOPFDA Board Member, Skip Ireland, President of COS Business Products & Interiors, the IOPFDA Scholarship Committee, which awards the scholarships, was pleased to award $21,000 to students in U.S.

Recipient Name Member Organization   Recipient Name Member Organization
Allison Amadon National Business Furniture   Amanda McLaughlin M & M Office Interiors, Inc.
Melanie Arokiaswamy All-State Legal   Jordan Mehringer National Office Furniture
Tiffanie Arokiaswamy All-State Legal   Madelynn Mulinaro Complete Office Supply, Inc.
Jonathan Bayert Shane's Office Supply Co., Inc.   Eric Mullins Forrer Business Interiors, Inc.
Kathryn Brewer Kimball Office   Nicholas Nolan CMF Business Supplies
Connor Clare Office Environment Company   Shelby Pund National Office Furniture
Jacob Cornblatt OLS Trading   Natalie Rea Essendant
Brynelle D'Rosa ECI Software Solutions   Robyn Schoen Office Environment Company
Jake Einsiedl The Office City   Michael Shortt Rudolph's Office & Computer Supply
Trey Evans Business Interiors, Inc.   Rossi Sloan Forms & Supply, Inc.
Vincent Galatolo Mac Papers, Inc.   Charles Smith Essendant
Savannah Guernsey Guernsey Office Products   Brianna Summers Essendant
Sam Hanson Smead Mfg. Co.   Forrest Terpe All-State Legal
Rachel Hassfurther National Office Furniture   Mitchell Tobin National Office Furniture
Delaney Henery Cooke Stationery   Leah Tomisman Davies Office Refurbishing, Inc.
Kendall Henery Cooke Stationery   Christopher Tredici All-State Legal
Allison Mattingly National Office Furniture   Charles Warren Bill Warren Office Products

 

 

“As in years past, the scholarship committee is proud to be able to help so many deserving students this year with scholarships that will assist them in following their dreams," Ireland said. "We wish each student all the best and much success as they look to the future and build their paths to success.”

Employees and immediate family members of all National Office Products Alliance (NOPA) and Office Furniture Dealers Alliance (OFDA) member companies are eligible to apply for annual scholarships. Started more than 50 years ago with a $5,000 donation from Jennie Zachs, the founder of the C-Thru Ruler Company, the IOPFDA Scholarship Fund has given more than $2.5 million in scholarships to deserving families of office products and office furniture dealers. The fund is supported entirely through individual and member contributions

 

 

 

 Recipient Name  Member Organization    Recipient Name  Member Organization
 Allison Amadon  National Business Furniture    Amanda McLaughlin  M & M Office Interiors, Inc.
 Melanie Arokiaswamy  All-State Legal    Jordan Mehringer  National Office Furniture
 Tiffanie Arokiaswamy  All-State Legal    Madelynn Mulinaro  Complete Office Supply, Inc.
 Jonathan Bayert  Shane's Office Supply Co., Inc.    Eric Mullins  Forrer Business Interiors, Inc.
 Kathryn Brewer  Kimball Office    Nicholas Nolan  CMF Business Supplies
 Connor Clare  Office Environment Company    Shelby Pund  National Office Furniture
 Jacob Cornblatt  OLS Trading    Natalie Rea  Essendant
 Brynelle D'Rosa  ECI Software Solutions    Robyn Schoen  Office Environment Company
 Jake Einsiedl  The Office City    Michael Shortt  Rudolph's Office & Computer Supply
 Trey Evans  Business Interiors, Inc.    Rossi Sloan  Forms & Supply, Inc.
 Vincent Galatolo  Mac Papers, Inc.    Charles Smith  Essendant
 Savannah Guernsey  Guernsey Office Products    Brianna Summers  Essendant
 Sam Hanson  Smead Mfg. Co.    Forrest Terpe  All-State Legal
 Rachel Hassfurther  National Office Furniture    Mitchell Tobin  National Office Furniture
 Delaney Henery  Cooke Stationery     Leah Tomisman  Davies Office Refurbishing, Inc.
 Kendall Henery  Cooke Stationery    Christopher Tredici  All-State Legal
 Allison Mattingly  National Office Furniture    Charles Warren  Bill Warren Office Products

 

“As in years past, the scholarship committee is proud to be able to help so many deserving students this year with scholarships that will assist them in following their dreams," Ireland said. "We wish each student all the best and much success as they look to the future and build their paths to success.”

Employees and immediate family members of all National Office Products Alliance (NOPA) and Office Furniture Dealers Alliance (OFDA) member companies are eligible to apply for annual scholarships. Started more than 50 years ago with a $5,000 donation from Jennie Zachs, the founder of the C-Thru Ruler Company, the IOPFDA Scholarship Fund has given more than $2.5 million in scholarships to deserving families of office products and office furniture dealers. The fund is supported entirely through individual and member contributions