Cyndi Butler of Springfield, Va., a member of the William Woods University Board of Trustees, was named an Honorary Alumnus during WWU’s Alumni Weekend April 21-23.
Honorary alumni are individuals who are not alumni of the university, but are selected for membership in the association in recognition of their distinguished personal achievement and outstanding community service.
Butler was appointed to the board of trustees in 2005. She also has been a recipient of the William Woods University President’s Medal and is a member of the President’s Club.
A graduate of American University and a licensed nursing home administrator, she is owner/administrator of a Falls Church, Va., nursing home. She also is the president and chairman of the board of the Lucille and Bruce Lambert Charitable Foundation, which has contributed generously to William Woods over the years.
Cyndi Butler accepts an Owl as an Honorary Alumnus of William Woods University from Scott Gallagher, vice president of university advancement.