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Alumni awards recipients.

Oxford College honors our alumni and other members of our community for their outstanding leadership, dedication, loyalty, and service.

Board of Counselors award

R. Carl Chandler Award

2013Mike McQuaide
2012*Pierce Cline 47Ox
2011Milt Gillespie 59Ox        
2010Hugh Tarbutton, Sr. 52Ox 55B
2009*Bill Murdy, Dean Emeritus     
2008Max Austin 61Ox 63C 69MR
2007Bill Norton 42Ox 48C 50L 
2006Bob Chappell 56Ox 58B 68B
2005Marvin Hardy, III 61Ox 63C 65L
2004Judy Greer, Professor Emerita 
2003Tommy Owens 59Ox 61C 65D 
2002Joe Edwards 54Ox 56B 58B 
2001John and *Sara Gregory   
2000*Marshall and *Fran Elizer   
1999*Bond Fleming 33C 36T, Dean Emeritus
1998*Dean Minor 38Ox 40C   
1997Clifford Bell 46Ox 50C  

*Deceased

Alumni Board awards

Outstanding Staff Award
The Oxford College Alumni Association's Outstanding Staff Award is given to an Oxford College staff member, past or present, who has shown exceptional dedication, loyalty and service in his or her service to Oxford. They also appreciate the sense of community that Oxford offers.

Outstanding Teaching Award
The Oxford College Alumni Association's Outstanding Teaching Award is given to an Oxford College faculty member, past or present, who has imbued a love of learning, a mastery of the work, and a sense of community in the course of teaching at Oxford.

Outstanding Alumnus/a Award
The Oxford College Alumni Association's Outstanding Alumnus/a Award is given to an Oxford College alumnus/a who has shown exceptional dedication, loyalty and innovation in his or her service to Oxford.

Honorary Alumnus/a Award
The Oxford College Alumni Association's Honorary Alumnus/a Award is given to a person who did not graduate from Oxford College but who has shown exceptional dedication in his or her service to Oxford.

Past Recipients

2015
Outstanding Teaching Steve Henderson
The William Norton Outstanding AlumnusJulie Nelson  
Honorary AlumnaSheilah Conner
Outstanding Staff AwardTodd Cain
2014
Outstanding Teaching Hoyt Oliver 54Ox 56C    
The William Norton Outstanding AlumnusSusan Gregory 77Ox 79C                    
Honorary AlumnaNancy Nurdy                              
Outstanding Staff AwardJoy Budensiek
2013
Outstanding TeachingEloise Carter 78G 83G 
The William Norton Outstanding AlumnusKip Hart 94Ox 96C          
Honorary AlumnaKitty McNeill                       
Outstanding Staff AwardRodger Brunson
2012
Outstanding TeachingBill Cody
The William Norton Outstanding AlumnusTom Brodnax 65Ox 68C                                                         
Honorary AlumnaKathy Brook
Outstanding Staff AwardMarvlyn Kirk
2011
Outstanding TeachingAndy Autry
The William Norton Outstanding AlumnusWarren Brook 70Ox 72B
Honorary AlumnaPenny England
Outstanding Staff AwardJennie Taylor
2010
Outstanding TeachingKent Linville
Outstanding AlumnusJoe Bartenfeld 64Ox 64C
Honorary AlumnusJames Wagner
Outstanding Staff AwardMary Barnes
2009
Outstanding TeachingDan Moore 35Ox 37C 40G
Outstanding AlumnusTeresa Rivero 85Ox 87B 93PH
Honorary AlumnusMary Louise Flemming 70G                                                     
Outstanding Staff AwardEugene Williams
2008
Outstanding TeachingBill McKibben
Outstanding AlumnusPaul Jackson 82Ox 84B
Honorary AlumnusMike McQuaide                     
Outstanding Staff AwardStephen Bowen
2007
Outstanding TeachingJudy Greer
Outstanding AlumnusMarvin Hardy 61Ox 63C 65L
Honorary AlumnusSammy Clark  54C
2006
Outstanding TeachingMike McQuaide
Outstanding AlumnusJoe Edwards 54Ox 56B 58B
Honorary AlumnusLil Long
2005
Outstanding TeachingHomer Sharp 56Ox 59C
Outstanding AlumnusDan Ragsdale 59O
Honorary AlumnusPaul Anderson 38C 40L
2004
Outstanding TeachingJohn Gregory
Outstanding AlumnusMellie Davis 59Ox
Honorary AlumnusDean Dana Greene, Joe Moon, and Jennie Taylor
2003
Outstanding TeachingNeil Penn
Outstanding AlumnusWilliam (Bill) Norton 42Ox 44C 50L
Honorary AlumnusJohn Temple
2002
Outstanding TeachingDick Shappell
Outstanding AlumnusArt Vinson 66Ox 68C
Honorary AlumnusJake Ward 33C 36G
2001
Outstanding TeachingJoe Guillebeau
Outstanding AlumnusHugh Tarbutton 52Ox 55C
Honorary AlumnusJudy Greer
2000
Outstanding TeachingMarshall Elizer
Outstanding AlumnusDean Minor 38Ox 40C
Honorary AlumnusBond Fleming 33C 36T
1999
Outstanding TeachingCurry Haynes
Outstanding AlumnusJim Bailey 67Ox 69C
Honorary AlumnusWilliam H. Murdy