ACEL Alumni Award Recipients

In 2019, the ACEL Alumni Board established an annual alumni awards program to recognize the outstanding alumni of our department. Awards will be presented for three categories - Mentor of Students, Young Alumni Award and Distinguished Alumni Award.

Below is a list of the alumni who have been presented with these awards.

Distinguished Alumni Award

2019
John Poulson '81, '87 MS

2020
Dr. Bob Horton '78 MS, '83 PhD
John Wilson '55  

2021
Dr. Corey Cockerill '00
Dr. Stacy Gartin '82 MS, '83 PhD
Bruce Zimmer '88 MS

Young Alumni Award

2019
Rose Hartschuh '09
Kayla Oberstadt '15 MS

2020
Jenna Large '08
Hannah Thompson-Weeman '11, '12 MS

2021
Dr. Brooke Beam '12, '14 MS, '17 PhD
Allison Ryan '08

Mentor to Students Award

2019
Beth Boomershine '00, '01 MS
Larry Lokai '67, '73 MS

2020
Lisa McCutcheon '97 MS
Scott Sharp '92

2021
Susan Farr '92
Abbey VanTyne '16, '21 MS