Class Awards Presented at the 2021 VOX Conference

The following classes were recognized during the Recognition Celebration of the virtual Volunteer Officer eXperience (VOX) Conference on Saturday, October 23, 2021.

Recognized 2020-21

Class of 1948
Class of 1961
Class of 1971
Class of 1979
Class of 1982
Class of 1988
Class of 1989
Class of 1996
Class of 1998
Class of 2006
Class of 2013
Class of 2014
Class of 2020

Class Awards History

Recognized for Class Activities Prior to the Pandemic

Class of 1968 (Recognition 1 | Recognition 2)
Class of 1969
Class of 1988
Class of 2000
Class of 2014

Recognized for Class Activities During the Pandemic

Class of 1963
Class of 1969
Class of 1970
Class of 1977
Class of 1979
Classes of 2008, 2009, & 2020

Classes of the Year

Class of 199725 Years Out and Younger
Class of 197126 Years Out and Older

Reunion Class of the Year

Class of 1989

Presidents of the Year

Demetra Navab Taleghani '9425 Years Out and Younger
Tracey Salmon-Smith '87 – 26 Years Out and Older

Secretaries of the Year

Jamie L. Padgett '0725 Years Out and Younger
Stanley L. Weil '79 – 26 Years Out and Older

Treasurers of the Year

Corey Hirokawa '9525 Years Out and Younger
Ellen Oppenheim '7926 Years Out and Older

Newsletter Editors of the Year

Natasha O'Rourke '97 – 25 Years Out and Younger
Benjamin R. Sweetser '97 – 25 Years Out and Younger
Heidi E. Conner '97a – 25 Years Out and Younger
Carol E. Davis '82 – 26 Years Out and Older

Donald C. Smith Awards in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program

Class of 1997
Class of 1987

Digital Content Managers of the Year

Claire B. Monagan '12 – 25 Years Out and Younger
Dana D. Brisbane '12 – 25 Years Out and Younger
Kevin D. Kerin '81 MED'93 – 26 Years Out and Older

Gift Planning Chair of the Year

Jan Bradley Brzeski '89

Classes of the Year

Class of 201725 Years Out and Younger
Class of 196126 Years Out and Older

Class of the Year – Honorable Mentions

Class of 1995 – 25 Years Out and Younger
Class of 1960 – 26 Years Out and Older

Reunion Class of the Year

Class of 1982

Presidents of the Year

Jo Weingarten Golub ’9825 Years Out and Younger
Patricia E. Berry ’8126 Years Out and Older
Robert M. Goldbloom ’8126 Years Out and Older

Secretaries of the Year

Kaja K. Fickes ’9525 Years Out and Younger
Richard J. Beyer ’7826 Years Out and Older

Treasurers of the Year

Mercedes de Guardiola ’1725 Years Out and Younger
David L. Plekenpol ’82 P’1726 Years Out and Older

William H. Scherman ’34 Award
Class Newsletter Editors of the Year

Ann Jackman ’8826 Years Out and Older
Elaine H. Lunsford ’1725 Years Out and Younger
Alexandra B. Pattillo ’1725 Years Out and Younger

Donald C. Smith Awards in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program

Class of 199825 Years Out and Younger
Class of 197826 Years Out and Older

Digital Content Manager of the Year

D. James Lawrie ’68

The Ford Whelden ’25 and Robert Kaiser ’39 Award
Gift Planning Chairs of the Year

Sally Gaines McCoy ’82
Albert E. Dotson, Jr. ’82 P'18
E. Ralph McDevitt III ’82 P’11 ’14

Class of the Year
Class of 199525 years out and younger
Class of 197926 years out and older

Reunion Class of the Year
Class of 1957

Class of the YearHonorable Mention
Class of 1998 25 years out and younger
Class of 1988 26 years out and older

Reunion Class of the YearHonorable Mention
Class of 1992

Class of the YearSpecial Recognition
Class of 1961
Class of 1981 and 1982
Class of 1996
Class of 2007

Presidents of the Year
Jennifer Hee ’9525 Years Out and Younger
Catherine Craighead Briggs ’88 P’2026 Years Out and Older

Secretaries of the Year
Laura Hardegree Davis ’9425 Years Out and Younger
Victor S. Rich ’61, Tu’62, P’9226 Years Out and Older

Treasurers of the Year
Kyle K. Huebner ’92 - 25 Years Out and Older
Robert A. Gray ’78 - 26 Years Out and Older

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Elizabeth Wall Rutherford ’87 P’1626 Years Out and Older
Julie Park Hubble ’87 P’21 – 26 Years Out and Older

Newsletter Editors of the YearHonorable Mention
Ervin T. Burkholder ’66
Robert M. Cohn ’66 Tu’69

Donald C. Smith Awards
Class of 2014 – 25 Years Out and Newer
Class of 1966 – 26 Years Out and Older

Webmaster of the Year
Robert L. Striker ’88

Webmaster of the YearHonorable Mention
Adam H. Samuels ’79

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
John Storella ’77

2016 Class of the Year
Class of 1988 26 Years Out and Older
Class of 1992 25 Years Out and Younger
Class of 1966 Reunion Class

2016 Class of the Year Honorable Mention
Class of 1954 | Class of 1971 | Class of 1998

Special Recognition
Class of 1961 | Class of 1968 | Class of 1978 | Class of 1995 | Class of 2005 | Class of 2009

President of the Year
Doug Wise ’59 26 Years Out and Older
Ashley Donnenfeld Shackelton ’05 25 Years Out and Younger

Newsletter of the Year
Kathleen E. Gold ’98 26 Years Out and Older
Bernard B. Wysocki Jr. ’71 25 Years Out and Younger

Secretaries of the Year
David Mason Eichman ’82 and Robin L. Shaffert ’82 26 Years Out and Older
Kelly Shriver Kolln ’92 25 Years Out and Younger

Treasurer of the Year
William L. Russell III ’63 26 Years Out and Older
Rachel B.J. Richardson ’01 25 Years Out and Younger

Webmaster of the Year
Benjamin W. Day Jr. ’66
Robert L. Striker ’88 Honorable Mention

Mini-Reunion Donald C. Smith Award
Class of 1963

Mini-Reunion Honorable Mention
Class of 1971 | Class of 2015

Mini-Reunion Special Recognition
Class of 1957 | Class of 1964 | Class of 1988 | Class of 2006

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
Alan W. Rottenberg ’66

Spirit of ’51 Award
Howard A. Pearson ’51 ’51 MED

Dartmouth College Fund Awards are celebrated annually at the Stephen F. Mandel 1952 Society Dinner

2015 Class of the Year
26 Years Out or More
Class of 1961

2015 Class of the Year
25 or Less Years Out
Class of 2008

2015 Reunion Class of the Year
Class of 1979

Presidents of the Year
R. James Wasz ’79 | Jo Golub ’98

Secretaries of the Year
Kenneth "Pete" Henderson Jr. ’51 | Jason Casell ’97

Treasurers of the Year
J. Thomas Macy ’57, T’58 | David M. Greenberg ’90

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Joseph D. Mathewson ’55 | Sandy Yusen ’90

Webmaster of the Year
Peter Knight ’62

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
Carl H. Amon III ’65

Donald C. Smith ’53 Award in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1962

Mini-Reunion Association Honorable Mentions and Special Recognitions
Class of 1957 | Class of 1964 | Class of 1979 | Class of 1988

Honorable Mentions
Class of 1971 | Class of 1990

Special Recognition Awards
Class of 1960 | Class of 1966 | Class of 1982 | Class of 1988 | Class of 1996 | Class of 2005

2014 Class of the Year
26 Years Out or More
Class of 1979

2014 Class of the Year
25 or Less Years Out
Class of 1992

2014 Reunion Class of the Year
Class of 1989

Presidents of the Year
Rick Ranger ’74 | Ellie Loughlin ’89

Secretaries of the Year
Bill Montgomery ’52 | Robert Crawford ’90 and Walter Palmer ’90

Treasurers of the Year
Joe Mannes ’80 | Yelena Shklovskaya Blackwell ’02

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Ervin Burkholder ’66 and Robert Cohn ’66
Gabriela Sarhos ’98 and Kate Gold ’98

Webmasters of the Year
Richard Nadworny ’82 and Matthew Hoffman ’82
Jeffrey Weitzman ’85

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
John L. Damon ’61 and Peter Palin ’61

Donald C. Smith ’53 Award in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1971

Honorable Mention
1966
1974
2007

Special Recognition Awards
1954
1961
1982
1988

2013 Class of the Year
26 Years Out or More
Class of 1955

2013 Class of the Year
25 or Less Years Out
Class of 1988

Presidents of the Year
Jack Doyle '55 | Stephanie Welsch-Lewin '88

Secretaries of the Year
Larry Geiger '66 | Garrett Gil de Rubio '96

Treasurers of the Year
Ivar Jozus '61 | Shervyn von Hoerl '96

2013 H. Flint Ranney '56 Award
Lifetime Achievement as Class Newsletter Editor

David W. Batchelder '51

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Cally Bybee '92 | David Gang '68

Webmasters of the Year
Dave Halloran '53 | Danielle Buczek '99

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
Thomas V.A. Kelsey '54

Donald C. Smith ’53 Award in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1964

Special Recognition Awards
Class of 1961 | Class of 1964 | Class of 1966 | Class of 1977 | Class of 1982 | Classes of 2003, 2004, 2005 | Class of 2008
 

2012 Class of the Year
26 Years Out and Older
Class of 1982

2012 Class of the Year
25 Years Out and Younger
Class of 1987

Presidents of the Year
Matthew Hoffman '82
Randy Morgan '87

Secretary of the Year
Jean Francis '38

Treasurers of the Year
Andrea Lordan '86 | Tom Beecher '89

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Howie Howland '57 | Ann Jackman '88

Webmaster of the Year
Andrew Thomas '58 | Tom Paganucci '92

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
Phillip Kron '60 T'61

Special Recognition for their 50th Reunion Year
Class of 1962

Special Recognition for a Record Breaking Fifth Year Reunion Program
Class of 2007

Special Recognition for Strong Efforts in Building & Maintaining Class Community
Class of 1953

Special Recognition for Strong Support of the Dartmouth College Fund
Class of 1979 | Class of 1987 | Class of 2010

Special Recognition for Outstanding Participation in the Dartmouth College Fund
Class of 1988

Donald C. Smith ’53 Award in Recognition of an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1992

Special Recognition for an Outstanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1959 | Class of 1989

Honorable Mention in Recognition of an Oustanding Mini-Reunion Program
Class of 1953 | Class of 1999

2011 Classes of the Year
Class of 1981 | Class of 1986
Honorable Mention: 1955, 1961, 1987, 1988

Presidents of the Year
Jack Doyle ’55 | Stephanie Welsch-Lewin ’88

Secretary of the Year
Michael Mahoney ’92

Treasurers of the Year
Ralph Sautter ’55 | Melissa Sogard Ferguson ’04

Newsletter Editors of the Year
Robert Hoffman, Daniel Moore and Abbe Sokol ’10
Robert Goldbloom and Peter Oudheusden ’81

Webmaster of the Year
Geoffrey Hyatt ’88

Gift Planning Chair of the Year
Josiah Stevenson IV ’57

Mini-Reunion Chair of the Year
Class of 1979

Outstanding Mini-Reunion Programs
Class of 2010 | Class of 1966 | Class of 1978 | Class of 1979 | Class of 1986

Special Recognition
James Coleman Jr. ’56 |Class of 1942 | Class of 1946 | Class of 1964 | Class of 1966 | Class of 1979 | Class of 1992 | Class of 2009 | Class of 2010