Distinguished Alumni Awards

The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented to alumni who exemplify the values of a Westminster education in their careers, personal lives, or service to community.

Nominations for the award are opened yearly in the spring.

Past Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award

  • Irene Warr ‘52, ‘54
  • Lowell Judson Farmer ‘56
  • Roberta Roberts Patrick ‘56
  • William Y.K. Wong ‘58
  • DeAnn Dunn Hanson ‘64Thomas Metcalf ‘65
  • Richard Paff ‘67
  • Steve Crane ‘70
  • Barbara Parady Hoagland ‘70
  • Dick van Klaveren ‘70
  • Forrest S. Cuch ‘73
  • Khosrow Semnani ‘72
  • Doug Morton ‘73
  • James Andersen ‘74
  • Owen D. Wells ‘75
  • Frances Battle M.Ed ‘78
  • Kim T. Adamson ‘79Babs De Lay ‘76, ‘79
  • Patrick Iversen ‘76
  • Christine Pannier Chytraus‘77France A. Davis ‘77
  • Patrick Moore ‘77
  • Richard D. Wood ‘77
  • John “Jackie” Robertson ‘78
  • Julie Balk ‘83June Cline ‘87
  • Shirley Michel ‘87Mark Wheatley ‘89
  • David Litvack ‘94William L. Sedgewick ‘94
  • Jim Martin ‘97 
  • Carlos Linares   ‘01, MBA ‘05
  • Josie Valdez ‘03
  • Solomon Awan ‘07, MBA ‘12

Volunteer of the Year

2012 - Lee Payne, MBA '03

2013 - Noreen Rouillard , Doctorate of Humanities, Honorary Degree '12