SUSD to honor two new hall of excellence inductees

The Scottsdale Unified School District Foundation has confirmed this year’s two new inductees to its alumni Hall of Excellence.

U.S. Congressman David Schweikert.

U.S. Congressman David Schweikert.

Arizona House Representative Dr. Eric Meyer and U.S. Congressman David Schweikert will join the ranks of other highly accomplished and community driven Scottsdale graduates who have been honored by the foundation.

The inductees will be recognized at the Quest for the Best Gala, held at the Scottsdale Resort and Conference Center on Saturday, Sept. 12, according to a press release.

Raised in Scottsdale, Congressman Schweikert attended Cocopah Elementary School, Saguaro High School, and earned both a bachelor’s degree in finance and a MBA from Arizona State University, stated the release.

Representative Meyer also attended Cocopah Elementary School and Chaparral High School. He earned a degree in economics from the University of Southern California and a medical degree from University of Arizona Medical School, the release stated.

Businesses and community members interested in attending the Gala or supporting the foundation can visit https://concrete.susd.org/directory/susd-foundation/ for more information.

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