SMPA Director of Strategic Initiatives Frank Sesno Awarded the President's Medal at 2023 Commencement

The award is the highest honor a GW President can bestow.

May 25, 2023

Frank Sesno at Commencement 2023

Frank Sesno, SMPA's Director of Strategic Initiatives & Founding Director of Planet Forward, was awarded the President's Medal at GW's 2023 Commencement. The President's Medal is the highest honor GW's President can bestow. 

In a GW Today article, President Wrighton said: “Through impressive careers, philanthropy and scholarship, this year’s honorees have each had a transformational impact on our community, our nation and the world. I am thrilled to recognize their many accomplishments alongside the GW community during this celebratory time of year.”

You can listen to Sesno's remarks from Commencement here.