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Past Alumni Award Recipients

Alumni Awards Archives

Each year, Gordon College recognizes the diligent work of select alumni, faculty, staff and students at an awards ceremony on the opening night of Homecoming. The evening includes Alumni Awards, conferring of Honorary Alumni status, inductees to the Athletics Hall of Honor, and the recognition of particular faculty, staff, and student awards.

2018 AWARD RECIPIENTS

George F. Bennett Leadership Award
Wai-Kwong Seck, CEO of Asia Pacific for State Street

Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Bert Hodges

Provost’s Sustainability Award
 Dr. Kristen Cooper

Gordon Alumni of the Year Award
Nathan Uebelhoer ’92

Gordon Young Alumni Award
Katie Thompson ’12

A. J. Gordon Missionary Service Award
Paul ’81 and Lucinda ’79

(currently serving overseas)

Winifred Currie Award in Education
Christopher Brooks ’93

Jack Good Community Service Award
Andrea (Boylan) Polnaszek ’94

Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year
Kevin ’09 and Ryn Grant ’10

Honorary Alumni Award
JoDee Herschend

2017 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Gordon Alumni Award: Ted Lucas ’88 — Watch video ➔

Jack Good Community Service Award: Mark Emblidge ’75 — Watch video ➔

A. J. Gordon Missionary Service Award: Stephen ’82 and Sharon ’83 Cushing — Watch video ➔

Winifred Currie Award in Education: Mina Deckert ’87 — Watch video ➔

Gordon Young Alumni Award: Jessie Saintcyr ’02 — Watch video ➔

Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year: Kaitlyn Trabucco ’07 — Watch video ➔

2016 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Gordon Alumni Award: Laura Fastie-Grapshi ’81 — Watch video ➔

Jack Good Community Service Award: Donn Traux ’98

Winifred Currie Award in Education: William F. Stevens Jr. ’71

Gordon Young Alumni Award: Rob ’01 and Gina ’01 Bradley — Watch video ➔

Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year: Kristina Wacome Stevick ’98