Takeshi Tottori (GRS ‘82, metallurgy and materials science)

Takeshi Tottori (GRS ‘82, metallurgy and materials science) received the 2018 Daniel T. Clancy Alumni Service Award, recognizing outstanding alumni who have been active in alumni affairs for at least 15 years and have made significant contributions to The Alumni Association of CWRU and its programs. Since 1998, Tottori has ensured that CWRU has an alumni presence in Japan, by hosting an annual meeting in Tokyo and founding the Japan Alumni Chapter. As a member of the board of directors of The Alumni Association of CWRU, he has traveled to Cleveland to attend annual meetings, chaired the alumni groups committee and the international alumni ad hoc committee, and served as vice-chair of the chapters, affinity groups, student and young alumni outreach committee.