- IU East Alumni Hall of Fame (2017)
Regina McConnell, of Henderson, Nevada, was a first-generation college student when she received her Bachelor of Business Administration in 1999 from IU East and her Juris Doctorate from the Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis. She established her own family law firm, McConnell Law, Inc., in 2008.
McConnell is recognized in Nevada as one of the top family attorneys. She received the prestigious "AV Preeminent" rating for attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell. She has been recognized by Avvo and Thumbtack with the "Client Choice Award" in 2017, 2016 and 2015.
Inductees to the Hall of Fame are alumni who have typified the IU East tradition of excellence and brought credit to the campus through their personal accomplishments, professional achievement and leadership and humanitarian service and citizenship.