Rising Star Award Recipient
Dr. Kimberly Dao ’14 was honored with a 2022 Rising Star Award. The award recognizes individuals who, within 15 years of graduation, have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to advancing the strength and success of the Alumni Association, their class, alumni chapter, or alumni interest group. She has consistently demonstrated a strong commitment to service. As a student, she worked with numerous campus groups, and was elected president of the student body. After graduating, she volunteered to speak on behalf of her alma mater at events on and off campus, and served as her class president. Currently a Florida-based physician, she willingly guides and mentors UMaine students who are applying to medical school and plan to enter the medical field. She has also volunteered with a range of underserved groups.