Lincoln resident honored at 2017 Believe Breakfast

Lincoln resident honored at 2017 Believe Breakfast

Paul Moran, of Lincoln, center, was honored with the 2017 Dr. Americo W. Petrocelli Distinguished Service Award at The College Crusade of Rhode Island’s Believe Breakfast celebration on Dec. 7. At left is Andrew Bramson, College Crusade president and CEO. At right is Edwin R. Pacheco, College Crusade current board chair.

LINCOLN – Paul Moran, of Lincoln, was presented with the 2017 Dr. Americo W. Petrocelli Distinguished Service Award at the 2017 Believe Breakfast on Dec. 7 at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston.

The breakfast celebrates the dedication of educators, state policymakers, business leaders, philanthropic organizations, community agencies and families who support college success of Rhode Island students.

The award is given annually to individuals who have made an extraordinary contribution to the field of college readiness and success.

Moran is founding partner of Yarlas, Kaplan, Santilli & Moran, Ltd. and has served for 12 years as the board chairman of the College Crusade.