Lifetime achievement award presented to former Perham exchange student Patrick Mendis
Mendis was recently awarded the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.
PERHAM — A former Perham exchange student from Sri Lanka known for his work in government and education, Patrick Mendis , recently received another award: the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. Presented by Marquis Who's Who, a publisher of biographical profiles, this award is meant to honor those with leadership qualities, a pattern of excellence and a long history in their profession.
Maquis Who's Who reported that Mendis was chosen for his efforts in global affairs, higher education and diplomacy. For more information about Marquis Who's Who and the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, go to marquiswhoswho.com .