Pioneers of Distinction

Cal State East Bay alumni are pioneers in education, healthcare, science, business and civic engagement from our local communities to the state and national levels and, even around the globe. Our alumni include Oscar, Emmy and Tony award winners in entertainment; professional athletes; Olympians; university presidents; best-selling authors; top executives for influential corporations; and elected officials. Our 40 Under 40 and Distinguished Alumni Awards programs highlight just a few of the many great Pioneers uplifting their communities and professions.