Mexican President congratulates RMA’s Universidad Panamericana for receiving the APPA Award for Excellence

In a letter dated August 2, 2017, the Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, congratulated the Universidad Panamericana for receiving the prestigious APPA Award for Excellence at the APPA national conference last July. Chris Kopach, APPA President and assistant vice president for Facilities Management at The University of Arizona, said, “We are all very proud of Universidad Panamericana and look forward to partnering with them and other universities in Mexico for years to come.”

The letter reads:

Mexico City

August 2nd, 2017


Doctor Jose Antonio Lozano Diez

Rector of Universidad Panamericana

It is a pleasure to extend my congratulations to the Universidad Panamericana for obtaining the International Award for Excellence 2017 – given by APPA in the category of Leadership in Education Facilities.

It is the highest Honor that this award is presented to an Educational Institution for excellence in the Operations area and for exceptional achievements in the Administration, and the Universidad Panamericana is the first one in Latin America to obtain it.

Sending cordial greetings, wishing you much success and achievements to come.