Distinguished Alumni Awards
John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award
George Holland - 2004
George Holland, a native of Grandview, Indiana (Spencer County), is a 1981 graduate of South Spencer High School. He received his bachelor’s in Health and Safety in 1985 and his MPH in 1987 from Indiana University, School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. While attending Indiana University, George worked as an AI for William Bailey, Ruth Engs, and James Crowe and worked as a Resident Assistant in the dorms, where he lived for 4 years.
Following his graduation from Indiana University, George assumed the role of professional representative to Smith Kline Glaxo in St. Louis, Missouri. He then assumed the position of Industrial Sales Specialist for Curtin Matheson Scientific. Currently, he serves as a Technical Specialist for EZEM in St. Louis. His responsibilities at EZEM include promotion of colonoscopy as a screening tool for colon cancer and establishing screening centers for both the public and private sector. Mr. Holland has received numerous awards for his efforts at EZEM including Key Account Manager of the Year for both 2000 and 2001. He also serves as an instructor of virtual colonoscopy for hospitals throughout the Midwest.
Mr. Holland currently serves as the President of the Indiana University Alumni Club of St. Louis, and has been in that position for the past four years.