The Young Alumni Award


The Young Alumni Award, established in 1988, honors alumni who have demonstrated high personal achievements within 15 years of their Central Methodist University graduation or attendance and who have strong commitments to community and university service.


Young Alumni Award Recipients

1988

Merilee Willmann Dauster ’73
David L. Thornton ’ 77
Gregory L. Thurmon ’77

1989

Debby Kirschman Davis ’76
Jamie Page ’82
Richard L. Parker ’74
Geoffrey W. Posegate ’75

1990

Kathy Morris Blackmore ’77
Ted House ’81
J. Kurt Howell ’81
James L. “Larry” Luetjen ’78
John R. Smart III ’76
Roy D. “Skip” Vandelicht ’77

1991

Donald L. Catlett ’77
Mary Beth Crocker ’77
Keith P. Polette ’77
Donna Spaulding ’76

1992

Richard D. Bailey ’84
Susan Marner-Sides ’78

1993

Susan Rampy Stegeman ’84
Beth McCune Whitaker ’82

1994

John Robert Baker ’82
Paul T. Klemme ’79

1995

No award presented

1996

Deborah E. Sellmeyer ’87
Michael L. Dimond ’85

1997

Mark K. Dempsey ’85
J.B. Waggoner ’91

1998

Joseph A. Beckmann ’83
Michael B. Davis ’83
Jeffrey A. Sherman ’83

1999

Russell S. Cribb ’89
Keith W. Young ’86

2000

Beverly Davis Garner ’88

2001

James W. Arnold ’90

2002

Michele Puller Howell ’94

2003

Angel Holmes Allen ’94

2004

John W. Brown ’94

2005

Scott Barthelmass ’93

2006

Matthew Cordon ’94

2007

Scott Horman '97

2008

Kristin Griffith '95

2009

Jessica Grasdorf Quint '97

2010

Patricia Williamson-Hughes ‘96

2011

Allicia (Young) Baum '98

2012

Lathem A. Scott '98

2013

Thomas Randoll '01

2014

Shawn Griggs '04

2015

Dr. Sonya S. Addison ‘02

2016

Erin (Valentine) Youngs ‘07