Angela Godwin Beoku-Betts honored as outstanding young alumni

Gator Nurse Angela Godwin Beoku-Betts (BSN ’04) was one of 40 University of Florida alumni who received this year’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award. Beoku-Betts currently lives in New York, where she is a clinical assistant professor at NYU.

Q: What is your career point of pride?
A: “The numerous nursing students I have mentored and instructed over the years that are now RN’s touching and saving lives.”

Q: What’s one piece of life advice you’d give to all UF students?
A: “Time is more valuable than you know. It goes by quickly and reveals all truths; use it wisely.”

Since 2006 the University of Florida Alumni Association has honored Outstanding Young Alumni whose achievements positively impact The Gator Nation®. 40 Gators Under 40 will continue the tradition of honoring Gators who are going greater in their communities and professions.

Please visit UF Alumni to learn more about the UF Alumni Association and for the full list of honorees.