CMC Alumni Association

Awards and Honors

George C. S. Benson Distinguished Achievement Award
Jack L. Stark '57 GP'11 Distinguished Service Award
Eugene L. Wolver, Jr. Lifetime Service Award
John P. Faranda '79 Student Service Award
Pamela B. Gann Leadership Award
Honorary Life Members of the CMCAA

George C. S. Benson Distinguished Achievement Award 

This award, the highest bestowed by the Claremont McKenna College Alumni Association, is given for outstanding professional and public service

Mr. Abdlatif Y. Al-Hamad '60 P'89
Dr. William B. Arce P'80*
Mr. Richard Armour GP'91 GP'94 GP'97*
Mr. Peter K. Barker '70 P'01
Dr. George C. S. Benson P'61*
Mrs. H. N. Berger P'59*
Mr. H. Norwood Berger P'59*
Mr. Gary E. Biszantz '56 P'08
Governor Stephen C. Bullock '88 P'24
General (Ret.) William W. Crouch '63
Mr. Robert A. Day '65 P'12
Hon. David Dreier '75
Mrs. Nohemi G. Ferguson '82 P'17
Mr. Richard J. Flamson III '51*
Mr. Kenneth A. Gilbert '73
Mr. Edward S. Gould '65*
Mr. Thornton H. Hamlin, Jr. '50 GP'99*
Dr. D. Alan Heslop
Mr. Stuart T.K. Ho '57
Mr. Cedric Johnson '74
Mr. Henry R. Kravis '67
Mr. Michael Larson '80
Dr. Ronald F. Lehman II '68
Mr. Thomas C. Leppert '77
Mr. Jon B. Lovelace*
Mr. Robert J. Lowe '62
Dr. Golo Mann*
Dr. Nancy J. McCallin '81
Mr. Donald C. McKenna*
Mr. Harry T. McMahon '75 P'08 P'09
Mr. Surin Pitsuwan '72*
Mr. William F. Podlich '66
Mr. Ryal R. Poppa '57 GP'08*
Mr. Raymond Remy '59*
Mr. George R. Roberts '66 P'93
Mr. Jonathan J. Rosenberg '83 P'14
Dr. John K. Roth
Mr. Jack L. Stark '57 GP'11
Mr. Steven M. Strauss '78
The Pacesetter Classes of 1948-1950

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Jack L. Stark '57 GP'11 Distinguished Service Award

This award is given in recognition of outstanding service to the College, the Alumni Association, and the alumni of Claremont McKenna College. 

Mr. John E. Allen '73*
Mr. Sam Bader '50
Mr. William B. Barrington '54 P'84
Mr. Bruce W. Bean '67
Mr. James B. Bemowski '76 P'07 P'09M'10
Dr. George C. S. Benson P'61*
Ms. Katharine C. L. Benson P'61*
Mr. Stuart Briggs*
Mr. John R. Britt '59*
Mr. A. Steven Crown '74
Mr. Cary Davidson '75
Mr. Robert A. Day '65 P'12
Mr. Frederic C. Delbrueck '57
Mr. John W. Devereux, Jr. '57
Mr. Marvin W. Drew '51 P'75 GP'05
Mr. John R. Dunbar*
Dr. Ward E.Y. Elliott
Mr. Robert L. Emett '50
Mr. Kae A. Ewing '60
Mr. John P. Faranda '79
President Emerita Pamela B. Gann
Capt. L. Jack Goddard '50*
Mr. Richard R. Grantham '50*
Mr. Thornton H. Hamlin, Jr. '50 GP'99*
Judge Rex Heeseman '64 P'95
Mr. Glenn L. Hickerson '59
Mr. Robert E. Long '52*
Dr. Marc F. Massoud P'89
Mr. Lloyd J. McHaley '59*
Mr. Frederick N. Merkin '67
Mr. James E. Moore '75
Mr. Robert E. Novell '67 P'94
Mr. John A. Poer '58 P'90
Mr. Kevin Riley '75 P'18*
Mr. Robert G. Rogers '52*
Mr. Wayne C. Slavitt '80
Mr. Bruce A. Soll '79 P'12 P'15 P'17
Mr. Jack L. Stark '57 GP'11
Mrs. Jil Stark '58 GP'11
Mr. George W. Van Tubergen*
Mr. H. Kenneth Ward '52*
Mr. Frederick M. Weis '65 P'94
Mr. David L. Wells '72*
Mr. Stanton P. Welsh '50 P'81*
Mr. Eugene L. Wolver, Jr. '51*
Mr. William S. Woods II '77
Mr. Austin M. Woodward '49*

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Eugene L. Wolver, Jr. '51 Lifetime Service Award

This award is given in recognition of lifetime service to the College, the Alumni Association, and the alumni of Claremont McKenna College over an extended period of time.

Mr. Marvin W. Drew '51 P'75 GP'05
Mr. Robert L. Emett '50
Capt. L. Jack Goddard '50*
Mr. Richard R. Grantham '50*
Mr. Thornton H. Hamlin, Jr. '50 GP'99*
Mr. Robert E. Long '52*
Mr. Frederick N. Merkin '67
Mr. John A. Poer '58 P'90
Mr. Jack L. Stark '57 GP'11
Mrs. Jil Stark '58 GP'11
Mr. Stanton P. Welsh '50 P'81*
Mr. Eugene L. Wolver, Jr. '51*
Mr. Buzz Woolley '59 P'90 P'92

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John P. Faranda '79 Student Service Award 

The Faranda Award, which shall be conferred not more than annually, honors dedication to the well-being of current students through volunteerism, mentorship, and/or leadership.

Mr. Richard K. Chino '90
Mr. Barton Evans '70*
Mr. Gerald I. Eyrich P'83
Mr. John P. Faranda '79
Ms. Dianna M. Turner-Graves '98
Mr. Michael C. Haas '79
Dr. Marc F. Massoud P'89
Mr. Raymond Remy '59*
Mr. Michael L. Sutton '76
Mr. Gregory J. Zahner '12

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Pamela B. Gann Leadership Award 

The Pamela Gann Leadership Award is given to acknowledge the significant leadership of CMC alumni who have been notable trailblazers as exhibited by their impact and influence in the advancement of community-building, volunteerism, or social entrepreneurship.

Dr. Tanya Remer Altmann '94
Mr. Cary Davidson '75
Ms. Hannah N. Gregg '12, "Living on One"
Mr. Zachery P. B. Ingrasci '12, "Living on One"
Ms. Chelina M. Odbert '99
Mr. Christopher S. Temple '12, "Living on One"
Mr. Peter A. Thum '90
Ms. Jennifer A. Waggoner '95

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Honorary Life Members of the CMCAA

Honorary Life Memberships in the Alumni Association are conferred upon individuals who have made noteworthy contributions to the College or the Association.

Ms. Florence Adams
Dr. William B. Arce P'80*
Mrs. Nancy Arce P'80*
Mr. Richard Armour GP'91 GP'94 GP'97*
Mr. Kevin J. Arnold P'10
Ms. Robin Aspinall
Dr. Alfred Balitzer P'88 GP'21
Mrs. Garner A. Beckett*
Ms. Katharine C. L. Benson P'61*
Ms. Mabel G. Benson*
Dr. George C. S. Benson P'61*
Mrs. H. N. Berger P'59*
Mr. H. Norwood Berger P'59*
Dr. Robert J. Bernard*
Mr. James R. Berry P'92*
Ms. Rena E. Bever
Prof. Gordon C. Bjork
Ms. Norene L. Black
Ms. Barbara W. Boswell
Dr. Freeman C. Bovard*
Mr. Stuart Briggs*
Mr. James S. Bruce*
Ms. Jodie R. Burton
Mr. Richard E. Butler
Dr. Christopher Chalian
Ms. Michelle A. Chamberlain
Mr. Cortlandt Condit
Mrs. Marian Miner Cook*
Mr. Edwin H. Corbin*
Dr. Wayne R. Cox
Dr. S. Leonard Dart*
Dr. Stephen T. Davis
Mr. J. A. de Haas
Mrs. Georgette DeVeres
Mr. John R. Dunbar*
Mr. David Edwards
Dr. Ward E.Y. Elliott
Mrs. Myrna Elliott
Dr. Langdon Elsbree*
Mr. Gerald I. Eyrich P'83
Mrs. Paul L. Faranda P'79*
Dr. John A. Ferling
Ms. Arden Flamson*
Mr. Don Freeberg*
Dr. Anthony F. Fucaloro
President Emerita Pamela B. Gann
Ms. Eusevia Garcia
Dr. Jerome H. Garris P'91 P'01
Mr. George Gibbs GP'01*
Mr. John Goldhammer
Mr. Steven Graves
Ms. Cindi Guimond
Dr. Daniel A. Guthrie P'83*
Dr. P. Edward Haley
Ms. Nicole Hamon
Dr. D. Alan Heslop
Dr. Gregory Hess
Ms. Teresa Hidalgo
Ms. Betsy L. Hipple
Dr. Jefferson Huang
Mr. Jose Huezo P'97
Mr. Jon C. Keates
Prof. Manfred Keil
Mrs. Marie-Josée Kravis
Mr. James Lippincott
Mr. Jon B. Lovelace*
Mr. Clifton T. MacLeod*
Dr. Golo Mann*
Mr. Howard P. Marguleas P'87*
Ms. Charlene B. Martin
Dr. Marc F. Massoud P'89
Ms. June McCartney
Mr. Harold F. McClelland*
Mr. Donald C. McKenna*
Mrs. Bernice Mc Kenna*
Ms. Patricia Mordhorst
Dr. Janet M. Myhre
Ms. Beth Nesbit
Mr. Howard R. Neville*
Ms. Judith V. Peairs
Mr. Joseph H. Petrowski P'08
Mr. Orme W. Phelps*
Dr. John J. Pitney
Mr. Russell K. Pitzer*
Mrs. John C. Pritzlaff, Jr. P'76* Dr. Ricardo J. Quinones P'88*
Mr. Ron M. Reifler*
Dr. Ronald E. Riggio P'10
Mr. Jorge Ronchi
Dr. Harold W. Rood*
Dr. Arthur L. Rosenbaum
Dr. John K. Roth
Dr. David Sadava
Mr. Ken Scalmanini
Ms. Diana Seder
Dr. Janet Kiholm Smith
Dr. Steven A. Smith
Ms. Sarah Smith Orr
Ms. Dorothy L. Smith-Davis
Mrs. Bonnie L. Snortum
Mrs. Jil Stark '58 GP'11
Dr. W. Torrey Sun
Dr. Ronald K Teeples P'91*
Mr. Ron Tjaden
Mr. George W. Van Tubergen*
Mr. Richard Vos
Mr. Emery R. Walker, Jr.*
Dean Nicholas O. Warner
Mr. Lucien Warner
Mr. Donald R. Wheeler*
Dr. Harvey Wichman*
Mr. John D. Zinda*

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