2013 Annual Awards Gala

Annual Awards Gala Archive

Click on the schools and colleges below to view an archive of our past award recipients.

A. James Clark School of Engineering
2012 T. Paul Gaske '76
executive vice president, Hughes Communications
2011 Aris Mardirossian '74, M.S. '75
2009 Anh Duong '82
director, Borders and Maritime Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security
2008 Michael S. Torok M.S. '86, Ph.D. '89
chief engineer, Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
2007 Emilio A. Fernandez, Jr. '69
managing director, Pulse Capital; vice chairman, Wabtec
2006 Brian L. Hinman '82
president and CEO, 2Wire Inc.
2005 Philip R. Wiser '90
senior vice president and CTO, Sony Corporation of America
2004 Norris Krone, Jr. '55, Ph.D. '74
president and CEO, University Research Foundation
2003 Y.C. (Buno) Pati '86, M.S. '88, Ph.D. '92
leading innovator, semiconductor manufacturing processing technology
2002 Lloyd Robeson Ph.D. '67
principal research associate, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
2001 Ram Mukunda '79, M.S. '81
president and CEO, Startec Global Communications
2000 Michael D. Griffin Ph.D. '77
executive vice president and CTO, Orbital Sciences
Agriculture & Natural Resources
2012 Bob Frazee '77
president & CEO, MidAtlantic Farm Credit
2011 John F. Soper '81, M.S. '83
2009 William Godwin '63
registered sanitarian, Washington County Health Department
2008 Bruce L. Berlage '56
managing partner, Beck & Berlage Real Estate
2007 J. Landon Reeve, IV '63,
founder and chairman, Chapel Valley Landscape Company
2006 David A. Miller '66, M.S. '72,
retired assistant superintendent, Frederick County Public Schools
2005 Robert A. Facchina '77
president, CEO and principal shareholder, Johanna Foods Inc.
2004 John Brooks '70
deputy secretary, Maryland Department of Agriculture
2003 James Moxley, Jr.'51
vice president, Horizon Foundation
2002 Edwin Fry '69
president and general manager, Fair Hill Farm, Inc
2001 Paul S. Weller '60
president, Agri/Washington
Architecture, Planning & Preservation
2012 Joseph Brancato '80, AIA
managing principal, Gensler
2011 Stephen T. Ayers '85, AIA, LEED AP
2009 Dennis Jankiewicz '73
founding partner and president, Design Collective, Inc.
2008 Alex Klatskin M.Arch. '88
partner, Forsgate Industrial Partners
2007 John P. Stainback '72, '73
president and CEO, Stainback Public/Private Real Estate
2005 Stephen A. Muse '73
founding and senior principal, Muse Architects
2003 Stephen Parker '72
president and co-founder, Grimm & Parker Architects
2001 Mark C. McInturff '72
architect
Arts & Humanities
2012 Domonique Foxworth '04
Cornerback, Baltimore Ravens
2011 Donald A. Ritchie M.A. '69, Ph.D. '75
2009 David Baggett '92
co-created and co-developed Crash Bandicoot
2008 Yuriko Yamaguchi M.F.A. '79
artist
2007 Harlan F. Weisman, M.D. '75
chief science and technology officer, Johnson & Johnson
2006 George P. Pelecanos '80
writer, story editor and producer, HBO Films
2004 Gail Berman '78
2003 Donald Miller Ph.D. '72
author, City of the Century: The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America
2002 Maria Otero '72, M.A. '74
president and CEO, ACCION International
2001 Brent F. Blackwelder Ph.D. '75
president, Friends of the Earth
Behavioral & Social Sciences
2012 Dr. Marsha Laufer '64
speech-language pathologist and political activist
2011 Ellen L.S. Koplow '80
2009 Craig Goodman '71
president, National Energy Marketers Association
2008 Lt. Gen. James R. Clapper, Jr. (Ret.) '63
Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence
2007 Alfonsa N. Gilley '75
retired major general, U.S. Army; founder and president, STRIDE
2005 Patricia M. Semple '70
executive director, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
2004 Peter Shapiro '94
2003 Paul Mandell '95
associate, Arnold & Porter
2002 Joseph Tydings '51
2001 Neil Moskowitz '80
COO, Credit Suisse First Boston
Chemical & Life Sciences
2009 C. Thomas McMillen '74
president, CEO and chairman, Homeland Security Capital Corporation
2008 Joseph V. Rodricks M.S. '63, Ph.D. '68
principal, Environ Holdings, Inc.
2007 Willie E. May Ph.D. '77
director, National Institute of Standards and Technology
2006 Walter R. Dowdle Ph.D. '61
senior consultant, World Health Organization
2005 Malcolm L. Gefter '63
chairman/CEO, Praecis Pharmaceuticals Inc.
2004 Gina Kolata '69, M.A. '73
2003 Franklyn Jenifer Ph.D. '70
president, University of Texas at Dallas
2002 Brian Farrell '85, Ph.D. '91
professor of biology, Harvard University
Computer, Mathematical & Physical Sciences
2012 John Quinn Ph.D. '58
Willis Chair of Excellence, professor of Physics & Engineering, University of Tennessee
2011 Simon A. Levin Ph.D. '64
2009 James Kaplan Ph.D. '70
president, Cubic Asset Management
2008 Jordan A. Goodman '73, M.S. '75, Ph.D. '78
professor & former chair, Department of Physics, University of Maryland
2007 Phillip H. Horvitz '75
chief technology officer, Apptis, Inc.
2006 Jagdeep Singh '86
president and CEO, Infinera
2005 Miguel Rios, Jr. Ph.D. '72
CEO, Orion International Technologies, Inc
2004 Ruth Davis M.A. '52, Ph.D. '55
2003 Alan Harbitter M.S. '82
chief technology officer, PEC Solutions
2002 James Yorke Ph.D. '66
director, University of Maryland Institute for Physical Sciences and Technology
2001 James C. McGroddy Ph.D. '65
chairman, Integrated Surgical Systems, Inc.
Education
2012 Avis Richards '80
founder & CEO, Birds Nest Foundation
2011 Jody K. Olsen M.S.W. '72, Ph.D. '79
2009 Hope Kramer '83
president and CEO, BETA
2008 Christine A. Courtois M.A. '73, Ph.D. '79
principal, Christine Courtois, Ph.D. and Associates
2007 Richard A. Duschl '74, Ph.D. '83
professor of science education, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
2006 William C. Strasser, Jr. '52, M.A. '54, Ph.D. '61
former president, Montgomery Community College
2005 David J. Gleason Ph.D. '79
president, Bright Horizons Foundation for Children
2004 Rose Wiseman M.Ed. '51
2003 Carl Anderson Ph.D. '69
education advocate
2002 Portia Shields Ph.D. '74
president, Albany State University
2001 Lydia Y. Minatoya Ph.D. '81
faculty, North Seattle Community College
2000 William F. Goodling '53
U. S. House of Representatives
Information Studies
2009 Nancy Roderer M.L.S. '73
faculty member, University of Maryland's College of Information Studies; director, Welch Medical Library at Johns Hopkins
2008 Jane Kinney Meyers M.L.S. '78
president, Lubuto Library Project, Inc.
2007 Robyn C. Frank '67, M.L.S. '72
principal, Robyn Frank Strategic Partners
2005 Leslie B. Burger M.L.S. '74
director, Princeton Public Library
2004 Susan Fifer Canby M.L.S. '74
vice president, National Geographic Society
2003 Betsy Humphhreys M.L.S. '72
associate director, library operations and assistant director, health services research information, U.S. National Library of Medicine
Philip Merrill College of Journalism
2012 Lori Beecher '87
Emmy Award-Winning Producer
2011 Amal Mudallali Ph.D. '97
2009 Mei Xu M.A. '92
owner, Pacific Trade International
2008 Connie Chung '69
broadcast journalist
2007 Emory K. Kristof '64
photographer-in-residence, National Geographic
2006 Jay A. Kernis '74
senior vice president/programming, National Public Radio
2005 Ralph W. Crosby '56
CEO, Crosby Marketing Communications
2004 DeWayne Wickham '74
columnist, USA Today and Gannett News Service
2003 Jane Healy '71
vice president/editorial page editor, Orlando Sentinel
2001 Jerome M. Ceppos '69
vice president/news, Knight Ridder
Public Health
2012 Alice Horowitz Ph.D. '92
renowned scientist & public health advocate
2011 Joy L. Bauer '86
2009 Madieu Williams '03
safety, Minnesota Vikings
2008 Kevin M. Clair '82
president, Health Solution
2007 Patricia D. Mail Ph.D. '96
immediate past president, American Public Health Association
2006 Judith C. Young, M.A. '69, Ph.D. '81
vice president for programs, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
2005 Christine M. Warnke '72, M.S. '75, Ph.D. '93
senior government affairs advisor, Hogan & Harston LLP
2004 Linda Alexander Ph.D. '88
2003 Jerry Wrenn Ph.D. '70
former dean, College of Health and Human Performance
2002 Ralph Friedgen '70, M.A. '72
head football coach, University of Maryland
Public Policy
2012 Robin Funston M.P.M. '88
Director, Division of Project Coordination,
Office of Recovery Act Coordination/HHS
2011 Joan B. Rohlfing M.P.M. '86
2009 Debra Cammer Hines '87, M.P.M. '92
partner and vice president, Global IBM Corporation
2008 Lisa Calise Signori M.P.M. '92
director, Administration & Finance, City of Boston
2007 Jody A. Breckenridge M.P.P. '91
rear admiral and commander, Eleventh Coast Guard District
2006 David B. Mitchell M.P.P. '86
secretary, Delaware Department of Safety and Homeland Security
2005 Gwendolyn M. Hall '75, '86 MPP, '92 Ph.D.
senior director, Homeland Security
2004 Kori Schake M.P.M. '87, M.A. '89, Ph.D. '96
director, defense strategy and requirements for the National Security Council
2003 Maxine Isaacs Ph.D. '94
adjunct lecturer on public policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University
Robert H. Smith School of Business
2012 Robert Isaman '85
former CEO, Stolle Machinery Company, LLC
2011 Robert L. Johnson '80
2009 William Gossman M.B.A. '91
president and CEO, Audience Science
2008 Richard Schaeffer '74
chairman, New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc.
2007 William A. Longbrake Ph.D. '76
vice chairman, Washington Mutual, Inc.
2006 Robert L. Johnson '80
senior vice president, Sprint Nextel Corporation
2005 John Brown, III '73
owner, R.J. Bentley's Filling Station
2004 David Goldfarb '79
chief financial officer and managing director, Lehman Brothers
2003 Rosendo Parra '82
senior vice president, Dell Computers Inc. Americas
2002 David A. Covington '73
partner, Deloitte & Touche, LLP
2001 Albert P. Carey '74
senior vice president of sales, PepsiCo, Inc.
2000 B. Gary Dando '64
partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Undergraduate Studies
2012 Hudson Taylor '10
founder & executive director, Athlete Ally
2011

Mark Burdett '81

2009 Robert Moyer '00
shading artist and technical director, Pixar Studios
2008 Steven Leonard '78
president and CEO, American Truck & Bus
2007 Joseph R. Castiglione '79
director of athletics, University of Oklahoma
Intercollegiate Athletics
2012 Gary Williams '78
former men's basketball coach, University of Maryland Scholarship Campaign Co-Chair
2011 Robert W. Smith '63


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