Distinguished Alumni

This award recognizes UW-Green Bay graduates who have distinguished themselves in their professional field and are widely recognized for their career accomplishments. Civic and/or humanitarian activities for the benefit of others is also taken into consideration. If you know of a UW-Green Bay alumnus who meets the award's criteria, please complete the online nomination form so he or she can be considered for a future award.

Barbara K. Polich
Barbara K. Polich

Major: Humanism and Cultural Change
Award Year: 2009
Grad year: ’72

Barbara Nick
Barbara Nick

Major: Business Administratio
Award Year: 2015
Grad year: ’81

Betty  Amuzu
Betty Amuzu

Major: Science and Environmental Change
Award Year: 2010
Grad year: ’83

Bob  Pyle
Bob Pyle

Major: Business Administration
Award Year: 2014
Grad year: ’83

Christian  Akiwowo
Christian Akiwowo

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 2004
Grad year: ’74

Christopher  Stix
Christopher Stix

Major: Personal Major (Environmental Values emphasis)
Award Year: 2009
Grad year: ’76

Constance  Downs
Constance Downs

Major: Environmental Science and Policy
Award Year: 2014
Grad year: ’96

Craig  Cobane
Craig Cobane

Major: Political Science
Award Year: 2005
Grad year: ’90

Craig  Dickman
Craig Dickman

Major: Business Administration
Award Year: 2014
Grad year: ’82

Dan Keegan
Dan Keegan

Major: Communication and the Arts
Award Year: 2018
Grad year: ’72

Dan  Young
Dan Young

Major: Managerial Accounting
Award Year: 2016
Grad year: ’80

Daoud  Abboud
Daoud Abboud

Major: Information and Computing Science
Award Year: 2011
Grad year: ’87

David T.  Muench
David T. Muench

Major: Regional Analysis & Environmental Arts and Sciences
Award Year: 2008
Grad year: ’72 & '7

David  Withbroe
David Withbroe

Major: Business Administration and Communication Processes
Award Year: 2017
Grad year: ’87

Debra  Herlache-Galaty
Debra Herlache-Galaty

Major: Business Administration
Award Year: 1996
Grad year: ’85

Diane (Dockry)  Ford
Diane (Dockry) Ford

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 2003
Grad year: ’75

Doug Wirth
Doug Wirth

Major: Bachelor of Social Work
Award Year: 2018
Grad year: ’89

Elizabeth  Hendrickson
Elizabeth Hendrickson

Major: Master's in Environmental Arts and Sciences
Award Year: 2006
Grad year: ’79

Gary  Garriott
Gary Garriott

Major: Master's in Environmental Arts and Sciences
Award Year: 2000
Grad year: ’77

Gerald Blackwell
Gerald Blackwell

Major: Population Dynamics
Award Year: 2013
Grad year: ’78

Glen   Tilot
Glen Tilot

Major: Social Work
Award Year: 2016
Grad year: ’81

Jack  Potts
Jack Potts

Major: Business Administratio
Award Year: 2015
Grad year: ’81

James  Wochinske
James Wochinske

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 2005
Grad year: ’74

Dr. John  Amuzu
Dr. John Amuzu

Major: Human Adaptability
Award Year: 1997
Grad year: ’81 and ’85

John  Heugel
John Heugel

Major: Regional Analysis
Award Year: 1995
Grad year: ’71

John  Mathys
John Mathys

Major: Business Administratio
Award Year: 2017
Grad year: ’87

Dr. John  Stoll
Dr. John Stoll

Major: Regional Analysis
Award Year: 1991
Grad year: ’73

Julie  Gordon
Julie Gordon

Major: Humanism and Cultural Change
Award Year: 1998
Grad year: ’70

Julie  Van Straten
Julie Van Straten

Major: English
Award Year: 2013
Grad year: ’91

Karen (Mancl)  Antosch
Karen (Mancl) Antosch

Major: Science and Environmental Change
Award Year: 1993
Grad year: ’77

Kate  Meeuwsen
Kate Meeuwsen

Major: Communication and the Arts (music)
Award Year: 2013
Grad year: ’76

Kathleen  Christensen
Kathleen Christensen

Major: Urban Analysis
Award Year: 2007
Grad year: ’73

Keith  Pamperin
Keith Pamperin

Major: Urban Analysis
Award Year: 1994
Grad year: ’70

Laura  Hollingsworth
Laura Hollingsworth

Major: Communication Processes
Award Year: 2011
Grad year: ’89

Maria  Hinton
Maria Hinton

Major: Communication and the Arts
Award Year: 2012
Grad year: ’79

Mark  Fralick
Mark Fralick

Major: Business Administratio
Award Year: 2016
Grad year: ’82

Mark  King
Mark King

Major: Business Administratio
Award Year: 2015
Grad year: ’81

Marty (Martha)  Stanley
Marty (Martha) Stanley

Major: Managerial System
Award Year: 2017
Grad year: ’77

Mary M.  Kabacinski
Mary M. Kabacinski

Major: Humanism and Cultural Change
Award Year: 2008
Grad year: ’71

Mike  Jackson
Mike Jackson

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 2007
Grad year: ’76

Mokenge  Malafa
Dr. Mokenge Malafa

Major: Human Adaptability
Award Year: 2012
Grad year: ’82

Patricia A.  Finder-Stone
Patricia A. Finder-Stone

Major: Human Biology (gerontology emphasis)
Award Year: 2010
Grad year: ’73

Patrick  Madden
Patrick Madden

Major: Modernization Processes
Award Year: 1990
Grad year: ’71

Paul  Linzmeyer
Paul Linzmeyer

Major: Humanism and Cultural Change
Award Year: 2006
Grad year: ’78

Paula  Fleurant
Paula Fleurant

Major: Growth and Development, Environmental Science and Policy
Award Year: 2009
Grad year: ’75 & '8

Richard  Chernick
Richard Chernick

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 1992
Grad year: ’74

Robert  Cera
Robert Cera

Major: Managerial Accounting
Award Year: 2011
Grad year: ’84

Ron  Opicka
Ron Opicka

Major: Ecosystems Analysis
Award Year: 2001
Grad year: ’70

Ron  VanderVelden
Ron VanderVelden

Major: Human Adaptability
Award Year: 1996
Grad year: ’73 and ’78

Sheila Kohl
Dr. Sheila Kohl

Major: Elementary Education and Master’s in Applied Leadership for Teaching and Learning
Award Year: 2018
Grad year: ’96 and ’05

Stacey Nellen-Kolze
Stacey Nellen-Kolze

Major: Technical Theatre
Award Year: 2017
Grad Year: '98

Steven  Taylor
Steven Taylor

Major: Business Administration
Award Year: 2003
Grad year: ’79

Timothy F.  Nixon
Timothy F. Nixon

Major: Public and Environmental Administration
Award Year: 2010
Grad year: ’87

Urla (Teixeira)  Barrow
Urla (Teixeira) Barrow

Major: Associate of Arts and Social Change and Development
Award Year: 1999
Grad year: ’83

Wayne  Micksch
Wayne Micksch

Major: Managerial Systems
Award Year: 2007
Grad year: ’74

William  Gollnick
William Gollnick

Major: Social Change and Development
Award Year: 2006
Grad year: ’81

William  Hanrahan
William Hanrahan

Major: Urban Studies
Award Year: 2005
Grad year: ’82