Outstanding Alumni

The Outstanding Alumni Award honors alumni who have typified the Missouri Valley College tradition of excellence and brought credit to the College by their personal accomplishment, professional achievement or humanitarian service. The Missouri Valley College Alumni Association presents awards to our Outstanding Alumni and Young Alumni at the Alumni Banquet held during Homecoming weekend.

2017 Outstanding Alumni

Jerry Everett ’66
Oscar Tshibanda ’86
#Lindsey Simmons ’10

Past Outstanding Alumni

# Denotes Outstanding Young Alumni

  • 2010-2016

    2016

    Jim Helm ’62
    Wayne Crawford ’72
    Tom Fauquier ’75
    #Michael Loveless ’07

    2015

    Ron Porter ’64
    George Robinson ’71
    Frank Massaro ’76
    #Mark Samsel ’07

    2014

    Thomas Hayob ’79
    Steve Beahm ’86
    Raymond Colaiacovo ’94
    #Lee Taylor ’08

    2013

    Walter Hicklin ‘61
    Barry Randolph ‘79
    Fa’auuga To’oto’o ’81
    #Ameya Pawar ’05

    2012

    Hugh Dunn ’48
    Hiroshi Oto ’67
    #Mollie Keith ’04

    2011

    Diana Malan
    Jon Morris
    #Ashley McKay

    2010

    Roman Jaworowicz
    Lee Peek
    Dudley McGlynn

  • 2000-2009

    2009

    Spencer Fricke
    E.J. Narcise
    #Buddy Mayfield

    2008

    Mickey Burns
    Kevin Hart
    #David Wood

    2007

    Keith Maxey
    #Bobby Lashley

    2006

    David Ross
    #Angel Gambino

    2005

    Robert L. Browning

    2004

    David L. Stalling
    Frank D. Tikalsky

    2003

    All Outstanding Alums were recognized

    2002

    Richard Butterfield
    Lloyd R. Brown

    2001

    Donald G. Snell
    John C. Lamkin, III

    2000

    Ronald A. Phillippo
    Lynn Hood

  • 1990-1999

    1999

    Mary Lou Porter

    1998

    Alan McCollough
    Nelson Rico Allen

    1997

    Robert Albin
    Bill Manion

    1996

    William “Bill” Sterrett
    Delores Hanner
    Tom Taylor

    1995

    George Clemens
    Theodore J. Van Bemmel

    1994

    Bessie Chittwood
    Donald W. Mocker
    Ethel Geneva Casebolt
    Don S. Balka

    1993

    John W. Adams
    Grover C Redford, Jr.
    Donald C. Manning

    1992

    Walker C. Fletcher, Jr.
    Elmer H. Horman

    1991

    Judy Schlimpert Redlich
    Hiram L. Davis
    Delford R. Thompson

    1990

    John Elder

  • 1980-1989

    1989

    Soloman E. Wronker
    John E. Ashford

    1988

    June K. King
    Franklin Mitchell
    Roger Woods

    1987

    Buddy Hannaford
    Louis Hansen
    Guy Schupp

    1986

    William Malcolm
    Donna Klepper Houston
    William Weltero

    1985

    Ruth Zahn
    John R. “Scotty” Campbell
    Kenneth Willoughby

    1984

    Margaret McAninch Williams
    Alice Morrison Mitchell
    William D. Kleine
    H. Edward Gordon

    1983

    William C. Gordon
    Albert S. Eckilson

    1982

    Dan J. Stanley
    Earl H. Lubensky

    1981

    Tom Curry
    Douglas Kelling
    C. Edward Leslie

    1980

    Jerry Hilton

  • 1971-1979

    1979

    Ruth Baity
    Josephine Baity

    1978

    Mickey Burns
    Kevin Hart
    #David Wood

    1977

    John S. Thornton
    Jim Cockrell

    1976

    Harry “Skip” MacLaughlin
    Marge Haggard

    1975

    Harold C. Brown
    W.C. Gordon

    1974

    Harry Heinemann
    John S. Marshall
    John Blackburn

    1973

    George Brock
    Mack Porter
    Ben Brasher
    Viva Douchen Eigg

    1972

    J. Carson Dowell
    Mike Haggard

    1971

    Jerry Arnett
    Steve Murphy
    Adrien Hess
    Belle Campbell Huff
    James Tirone

  • 1959

    1959

    Ted Chittwood


Nominate Outstanding Alumni

  • Criteria for Induction

    To be eligible for the award, candidates must be graduates of MVC. Candidates should be individuals who bring honor to Missouri Valley through their professional accomplishments and successes.

    Criteria for selection for the award includes, but is not limited to, the following:

    • Accomplishments and success in the candidates chosen profession/career;
    • Candidate’s interest and loyalty to the College
    • Outstanding contributions and/or accomplishments in the area of community service;
    • Awards/honors/recognition received related to profession/career;
    • Importance of College’s role in success of candidate;
  • Nomination and Selection Process
    • Nominations must occur using the official nominating form
    • Nominations can be made by anyone
    • Nominees who have graduated within 10 years of the current year will be eligible for Outstanding Young Alumni.
    • Nominees who have graduated eleven or more years will be eligible for the Outstanding Alumni Award.
    • Nominees on the ballot and not inducted will automatically carry over for two years.
    • Nomination deadline is April 3.
    • The award recipients are chosen by an award selection committee. The selection committee will present candidates to the full Alumni Advisory Board for approval.