2019-20 Scholarship Winners

The Roofing Alliance congratulates five new recipients of its 2019-20 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarships.

Joseph Castellucia—Dan Cohen Scholarship, son of Joseph Castellucia, vice president, Chris Andersen
Roofing Co., Hopelawn, N.J.

David Edwards, son of Van Edwards, Chief Op Officer, Midsouth Roof Systems, Forest Park, Ga.

Matthew Killgore—OMG Scholarship, son of Charles Killgore, Vice President, Delta Roofing & Sheet
Metal, West Memphis, Ark.

Morgan Patterson—OMG 2nd Scholarship, daughter of James Patterson, Vice President Procurement,
Centimark Corporation, Canonsburg, Pa.

Calvin Raymore, son of Calvin Raymore, Senior Vice President of Safety and Risk, Centimark
Corporation, Canonsburg, Pa.

In addition, the Alliance renewed six Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarships:

Salvador Flores Garcia—Beacon Roofing Supply Scholarship, attending University of California:
Berkeley, Berkeley, Calif.
Elaina Krumholz—Fred Good Scholarship, attending the University of Minnesota; Twin Cities, Minneapolis,
Sophia McGuire—William A. Good Scholarship, attending University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Alyssa Merna—Firestone Scholarship, attending Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Ill.
John Paynter—Melvin Kruger Scholarship, attending East Carolina University, Greenville, S.C.
Cameron Tickerhoff—Firestone Scholarship, attending Penn State University, University Park, Pa.

A total of $30,000 was awarded for scholarship renewals, $25,000 was awarded for five new scholarships for a total of $55,000 for the 2019-20 school year. To date a total of 130 students have received $845,000 in scholarship awards.

Details for the 2020-21 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship program and the application guidelines will be available in October.