Sonoma State University President Ruben Armiñana was honored as the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce's Citizen of the Year at its annual awards gala March 31 in Santa Rosa.
Congressman Mike Thompson presented the award. State Senator Mike McGuire was Master of Ceremonies for the evening. Armiñana is retiring at the end of June after 24 years as President of Sonoma State. He was also honored as an Honorary Citizen of Rohnert Park earlier this year.
Citizen of the Year Spotlight