Peter T. Boonjarern
- IUAA President's Award (2018)
- Indiana University Bloomington
- Distinguished International Service Award (2013)
- Thai-Indiana Alumni Hosted Panel Discussion in Bangkok
Presenter: Gil Latz
BIOGRAPHYPeter Boonjarern has served the Thailand Chapter of the IUAA since 2004, first as a member of its board and then as the president, starting in 2010. He played a key role in re-establishing a relationship between IU and Thailand that started almost 70 years ago.
Through social media and events, Boonjarern brought together almost 600 of Thailand's alumni into a community that is built on pride and dedication to IU. Boonjarern puts considerable effort into telling the story of IU alumni in Thailand through news releases, and he strives to make others aware of the significant impact our alumni are making on Thai society and beyond. He has also organized engagement events for alumni with IU President Michael A. McRobbie.