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Jeff Fritzen
Jeff Fritzen

2008 Campbell "Stretch" Miller Award recipient

An Illinois State alumnus, who received his bachelor's degree in communications in 1974 ... has served as a member of The Redbird Club's Board of Directors since 1999 ... was a member of the TRC Executive Committee from 2001-05, including his term as the TRC President in 2003-04 ... has worked as a bench official for Redbird men's basketball and football since 1990 ... he is currently the executive vice president at Bloomington Offset Process, Inc. (BOPI) ... he is also currently serving his sixth, four-year term as a councilman for the Town of Normal ... he has served on four Illinois State search committees, including the director of athletics search in 2005 ... he has also been heavily involved with the Illinois State Alumni Association since 1987 and served as the president from 1994-96 ... he was inducted into the University High School (Normal, Ill.) Alumni Hall of Fame in 2004 ... received the E. Burton Mercier Alumni Service Award from Illinois State University in 2002 ... was named the Town of Normal's Citizen of the Year in 1999 ... was honored by Illinois State in 1998 with the Outstanding Graduate in Speech Communication Award ... also active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and served as the chairperson of the North Central Illinois Region Area Representative's Advisory Council from 2001-04.