Alumnus of the Year

The distinguished Alumnus of the Year award began in 1966. The honoree is acknowledged at the annual Alumni Senior luncheon - a tradition that began in 1987. 

This award is presented to an alumnus who sets and achieves exemplary standards for himself personally as well as his chosen fields. To be nominated for the award, an alumnus must meet the following criteria: His outstanding loyalty and support of U of D Jesuit serves as an example to all members of the U of D Jesuit Community. He has distinguished himself through outstanding achievement in his chosen field or profession. He uses his talents and skills for those in need, consistent with the theme "Men for Others." He serves as a positive role model for U of D Jesuit students through consistent application of high moral and ethical standards. Nominations for the award should be sent to the Alumni Office for consideration at alumni@uofdjesuit.org

2022 Alumni of the Year

Bill O'Brien '65
Darryl Robinson '76

 

 

 

 

 

 

Read the speeches from this year's award winners


 

Listed alphabetically below are the individuals who have been recognized with the honor of

Alumnus of the Year.

 

Mike Alioto '66 Edward Hickey 1911 Michael Parks '61
Eric Ayers '80 Butch Hollowell '77 Ed Parks '57
Tim Babcock '60 Mario Iacobelli '56 Tom Payne '47
Arthur Barkey '41 David Jansen '73 Douglas Pearl 1922
Charlie Batcheller '54 Frank Jerneycic '66 Jerome Petz '33
David Bayne '35 Jeff Jorissen '63 Val Pieronek '35
Bill Blackwell '73 Larry Joseph '66 Dick Pieronek '44
Ray BonAnno '58 Tom Kavanagh '34 Cass Pieronek '40
Walter Booker '80 Howard Keating '38 Mitch Pieronek '42
Otis Brawley '77 Terry Keating '56 Michael Porter '71
Michael Brennan '38 Dan Kelly '53 Bernie Powell '30
Lawrence Britt '29 Bill Kovacic '70 George Reno '40
Dave Buchanan '57 Dick Krajenke '40 John Rhea '83
Frank Canfield '54 Ed Kronk '64 Ron Rice '90
Tom Capo '69 John Kruse '44 Don Sarin '53
Malcolm Carron '35 John Langan '57 Paul Schafer '28
Mike Cavanagh '58 Elmore Leonard '43 Carl Schmidt '37
Con Chapman '51 Mike Leonatti '54 Richard Schroeter '33
Thomas Conlan '30 Raymond LeVeque '18 John Schwarz '39
Jim Conlan '33 Marshall Lochbiler 1914 John Shepanek '54
Guy Consolmagno '70 Pat Longe '51 Ed Shumaker '31
William Cooney '31 Paul Louisell '67 Gene Simon '43
Tom Coyne '62 Art Loveley '31 Toby Small '59
Jack Curley '63 Hubert Maino '23 Clarke Smith '60
Jim Curran '62 Sal Malek '67 Steve Snider '65
Walter Czarnecki '61 Dan Malone '71 Joseph Starrs 1926
Bob Delonis '70 John Malone '44 Celestin Steiner 1916
John Desmond '63 Dave Marantette '26 Rudy Stonisch '48
Terry Desmond '59 Larry Marantette '67 Bob Storen '58
Moe DesRosiers '55 Bill McBrearty 1919 Bill Swain '40
Dan Devine '52 Jack McCabe '38 Father Sweeney '30
Tim Dinan '83 Brian McCabe '44 Jerry Tannian '53
Jim Dingeman '34 Jim McDonald '57 Rick Tarnas '68
Dave Doherty '54 Pat McKeever '57 Mike Tenbusch '87
Mark Doman '70 Dick Measelle '56 Paul Teranes '54
Larry DuMouchelle'52 Edward Miotke '16 Jim Thompson '55
Tom Eckert '66 Jim Montie '64 Mike Timmis '57
Charles Fellrath 1925 Frank Moran '36 Ron Torina '65
Robert Finley 1922 George Morris '34 Andrew Valenti '44
Alfred Fisher, Jr ‘38 Chuck Muer '55 Dan Varner '87
Norman Fredericks '31 Jerry Mularoni '47 Larry Wisne '66
Edmund Gallagher '33 Joseph Mulligan '61 Vern Witkowski '37
John Gregg '74 James O'Hara '43 Robert Witt '43
Francis Hally '31 Tom O'Keefe '64 Mel Woodbeck '29
Edward Harrigan 1922 Bill Oldani '30 Michael Workings '77
Arthur Hayes 1922