Larry Doran (’90 B.S.) is the recipient of the 2012 Penn State Outstanding Alumni Music Educator Award.
Larry has been the Director of Bands of the Midlothian High School (TX) for thirteen years. He is also adjunct professor of percussion at Dallas Baptist University. In addition to his teaching duties, he is an active freelance percussionist in the metropolitan Dallas/Ft. Worth area. A native of New Castle, Pennsylvania, Doran continued his education after leaving Penn State to receive a master's in percussion performance in 1991.