Distinguished alumni

Distinguished alumni

The College of Engineering has bestowed the highest honor to the following individuals. The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented annually to deserving individuals recognizing their extraordinary commitment to the profession, community, and University of Akron. An asterisk denotes an honorary alumnus.

A

William S. Adams ‘77
Kenneth  Alber ‘82
Benjamin G. Ammons ‘58
Scott Armstrong ‘82
Michael C. Arnold ’79 '88
Steven M. Arnold ’82 ’84 '87

B

Allen R. Barber ‘74
Samuel L. Belcher ‘58
William J. Bandy, Jr. ’65 ‘75
Lynne M. Brocco ‘84

C

Lynette  M. Cavalier ‘81
Michael B. Cavanaugh ’73 ‘75
David J. Celik ’76 ‘82
Dr. George C. Chase ’78 ‘89
Chun-Fu “C.F.” Chen*
Dr. James A. Chisman ‘58
Louis Ciraldo, Jr. ‘76
Louis J. Ciraldo, Sr. ‘50
Thomas A. Clark ’76 ‘82

D

Margaret Donovan*
James L. Dowey ‘72

F

Thomas J. Frey ’69 ‘74

P

James Parish ‘80
Louis B. Perry ’64 ‘67
James E. Peters ‘75
Rick E. Porter ‘74
Daniel R. Posilovich ‘76

R

Rengarajan Ramesh ’87 ‘92
Clark G. Reed ‘73
Robert Reffner ‘73
Jack L. Renner ‘53
Tari S. Rivera ’81 ’82 ‘88
Bruce W. Rogers, Jr. ‘56
William R. Ruhlin ‘48

S

John E. Schremp ‘77
Harlin G. Sisler ‘30
Gary E. Starr ‘76
Roger H. Swart ‘76

T

Dr. Margaret R. Taber ‘67
J. Michael Talbert ‘70
Randall R. Theken ’90 ‘92
Philip S. Thompson ‘72
Kenneth H. Thompson ‘59
David P. Tschantz, P.E. ‘75
H. Leroy Turja ‘67

W

Hoyt M. Wells
Jerry Wray ‘69

Z

Ming Zhang ‘89

G

Thomas E. Gilbert ‘77
David B. Granger ’73 ‘76
Norman H. Green ‘53

H

R. James Hammontree, Jr. ‘57
Robert A. Handelman ‘70
C. David Haugh ‘71

J

John David Jones ‘52

K

Ronald Kammer ‘68
Mary Ellen Kimberlin ‘82
William C. King ‘41

L

Dr. Paul C. Lam ‘78
Louis Laurich ‘71
Crystal S. Leach ’86 ‘89
Robert L. Leibensperger ‘70
John S. Ligas ‘80

M

James G. Maser ’83 ‘85
Edward M. McCabe ‘73

N

Richard G. Nichols ‘53
G. Gary Nixon ‘65