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AZ: Steven R. Chanen Named to Midwestern University Board of Trustees

March 18, 2015

by Office of Communications

Steven R. ChanenMidwestern University is pleased to announce that Steven R. Chanen, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chanen Construction Company, Inc., has been named to the University's Board of Trustees.

 Mr. Chanen's philanthropic ideals have led him and his company to contribute to many local organizations, including the Heard Museum, the Arizona Science Center, the Arizona Humane Society, and the United Way of Phoenix, as well as Midwestern University's own Scholarship Fund. He is a previous winner of the Arizona Humane Society's Herberger Humanitarian of the Year Award. In 2013, Mr. Chanen was recognized at Midwestern University's annual Bright Lights, Shining Stars gala, where he received the COMET (Community Outreach: Motivating Excellence for Tomorrow) Award, recognizing outstanding individuals who have shown exemplary commitment to the community.

Mr. Chanen is a current or past trustee of organizations such as the Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation; The Arizona Science Center; The Arizona Motion Picture and Television Advisory Board (President); Heard Museum; Phoenix Community Council; and the Greater Phoenix Economic Council.  

"Mr. Chanen has contributed greatly to the continued success of the University through his commitment to quality work and superior delivery. He and his family have been very important partners with Midwestern and Mr. Chanen is a welcome addition to our Board of Trustees." said Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Midwestern University.

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