Distinguished Alumni Awards

John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award
Brian Shepherd - 2016
Portrait of Brian Shepherd

Brian Shepherd, B.S.'99 is making a difference in children's lives through his work as a PE teacher.

Over the years, he as has also worked or volunteered as a basketball and cross country coach at area schools. As a living example of the School of Public Health mission, Shepherd inspires young people to stay active and reach their potential, promoting health and wellness and giving back to his community.

He is also a tremendous asset to Indiana University and the School of Public Health. Shepherd has been a board member of the Monroe County chapter of IU Alumni Association for several years and served as president. He was recently appointed to the IUAA executive council, furthering his service to the university.

Shepherd is one of the most loyal IU fans out there; not just sports but the school, programming and students. He loves IU, and advocates for the university and school whenever possible, participating in leadership conferences and attending alumni functions.

He is a true Hoosier and deserving of recognition for all that he has given to the university and to his community through his work as a teacher and volunteer in several different capacities.