By Rich Petschke

Helmsley Trust Chief Investment Officer Roz Hewsenian will return to SUNY Oneonta to receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at the school’s commencement May 13.

A member of the Class of 1975, Hewsenian came to SUNY Oneonta as a first-generation college student pursuing a degree in elementary education. Hewsenian has endowed three scholarships for SUNY Oneonta students. In 2014, the SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association named her to its Alumni of Distinction roster.