Smeal Outstanding Volunteer Award
Honors an alumnus for their outstanding service to the Smeal Alumni Society.
2013 Award Recipient: Maria Nolan Zuccato '81 Finance
Zuccato is the regional financial officer for Penn State Brandywine and Great Valley campuses. In 2010, Maria was given the additional responsibility of overseeing IT and Business Services at Great Valley. Prior to joining Penn State, Maria was a director at PMG Systems, Inc., a management consulting firm offering profitability management software and services to the banking industry. Earlier in her career, Maria worked in software development for Provident Mutual Life Insurance Company. Maria is vice president of the Smeal Business Club, Philadelphia chapter, a member of the Penn State Women’s Professional Network of Philadelphia, and a member of the Philadelphia Women’s Board of the American Cancer Society. Maria is married with three daughters and resides in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Her husband and two oldest daughters are also Penn State alumni.