Alumni

Distinguished Alumni Awards

W. W. Patty Distinguished Alumni Award

WW PattyThe W. W. Patty Distinguished Alumni Award is presented annually to graduates of the School of Public Health-Bloomington who have demonstrated outstanding personal and professional achievement. Since the award's inception in 1976, recipients have characterized the ideals set forth by the school's first dean, Willard W. Patty. Under his leadership, the school rose to national stature and produced some of the finest professionals in the fields of public health, physical education, and recreation.

2016 Recipients

Bobby (Slick) Leonard and Janet MacLean

Past Recipients

(2015) Richard Killingsworth and Micheal Lysko
(2014) Eugene Monahan
(2013) Dale W. Evans and George Taliaferro
(2012) William A. Oleckno and Curtis R. Simic, Sr.
(2011) Amy Eisenstein, Troy Vaughn, and Roger Zabik
(2010) Jeffrey Clark
(2010) Fran Cleland Donnelly
(2010) Tony Mobley
(2009) Richard A. Crosby
(2009) J. Robert Rossman
(2009) Sue Willey
(2008) Roberta Ogletree
(2008) Jan Combs
(2008) Mick Renneisen
(2007) Thomas M. Davis
(2007) Margot E. Faught
(2007) Norman Merrifield
(2006) David McSwane
(2006) Tom Crawford
(2006) Eugene Young
(2005) Antoinette Gentile
(2005) Ronald A. Olson
(2005) Donald I. Wagner
(2004) William Considine
(2004) Bertha M. Cato
(2004) Susan J. Telljohann
(2003) Marilyn Looney
(2003) Guy Parcel
(2003) James Peterson
(2002) Beth Collins Pateman
(2002) Tommy Frederick
(2002) Sandra Little
(2001) Stephen Bender
(2001) Joan Hult
(2001) Charles Wilt
(2000) G. Daniel Howard
(2000) Andrew S. Jackson
(2000) Anne Binkley
(1998) Laura Kann
(1998) Michael G. Davis
(1998) Philip s. Rea
(1997) Robert Behnke
(1997) James Anderson
(1997) Louis Twardzik
(1996) Edward J. Koenemann
(1996) W.P. Buckner, Jr.
(1996) Brent Rushall
(1995) Morgan Pigg
(1995) Anthony Annarino
(1995) Richard J. Schroth
(1995) Daryl L. Siedentop
(1994) Betty van der Smissen
(1994) David Ng
(1993) Steven N. Blair
(1992) Robert H. Kirk
(1991) Phyllis M. Ford
(1990) Harold M. Barrow
(1989) Robert F. Toalson
(1988) Walter Paul Kroll
(1987) Warren E. Schaller
(1986) Richard “Dick” Enberg
(1985) Robert O. Yoho
(1984) Clifford T. Seymour
(1983) Jack E. Razor
(1982) Mark E. Dean
(1981) Fred E. Darling
(1980) Robert Warner Ruhe
(1979) Harry G. Fritz
(1978) Hester Beth Bland
(1977) Richard J. Tiernan
(1976) Raymond Struck