Dale Petrie ’75 will be presented the “2015 Making Democracy Work Award” by the League of Women Voters at their 2015 annual meeting this evening in Crawfordsville. The award recognizes and honors a member of the Crawfordsville community who has been a leader and actively engaged to keep Montgomery County a “strong, fair and vibrant place to live and has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to making democracy work.” Click here to read the news release.
Dale is manufacturing manager at Sommer Metalcraft Corporation. He is also active in the community in his church, Crawfordsville School Board and Park & Rec Board, Strawberry Festival, and local museum boards, to name a few of the many organizations he supports.
Dale’s wife, Linda, works in the Lilly Library on campus.