Distinguished Alumni Awards

Distinguished Alumni Awards Information and Nomination Form

Past Recipients

2018
  • Maomoua Vue '98 - Community Service
  • Richard Ruskell '79 - Professional Development
  • Marcella Steffes, FSPA '56 - Service to the University
  • Rosine Urujeni '11 - Spirit of Francis
  • Joseph Stamp-Romero '12 - Young Alumni
2017
  • Irene TenEyck '06 – Community Service
  • Teresa Pulvermacher '94, '10 – Professional Development
  • St. Francis School of Nursing Alumnae Chapter – Service to the University
  • Oresoa Selo-Ojeme, FSPA '85 – Spirit of Francis
  • Colin Luz '14 – Young Alumni
2016
  • Marie Kyle, FSPA '57, '60 - Community Service
  • Therese "Terri" (Hess) Pedace '77 - Professional Development
  • Mark Franz '84 - Service to the University
  • Fr. John Lasuba '12 - Spirit of Francis
  • Sonja Larson '14 - Young Alumni
2015
  • Leah Misch '08 - Community Service
  • Keith Lease '12 - Professional Development
  • Rose Ann (Mashak) Kazmierczak '61 - Service to the University
  • Ann "Annie" (Sendelbach) Beinborn '78 - Spirit of Francis
  • Mary Jilek '06 - Young Alumni
2014
  • Rev. Diana M. (Thompson) Gorgos, SFSN '59 - Spirit of Francis
  • Camille Orridge '80 - Professional Development
  • Carolyn Hogan '63 (d) - Service to the University
  • Melinda Van Slyke '97, '06 - Community Service
  • Molly Simones '10 - Young Alumni
2013
  • Dr. Dan Hale '96 - Spirit of Francis
  • Kim Little '79 - Professional Development
  • Margaret Hammell '87 - Service to the University
  • Wayne Oliver '08 - Community Service
  • Michael Krueger '10 - Young Alumni
2012
  • Eileen (Sullivan) Schrager '63 - Spirit of Francis
  • Karolee (Hogden) Sowle, SFSN '62, '77 - Professional Development
  • Joyce (Waldenberger) Hagmann, SFSN '47 - Service to the University
  • Sandra (Dutcher) Schwalbe '63 - Community Service
  • Zach Johnson '11 - Young Alumni
2011
  • Shawn Wedlund '11 - Spirit of Francis
  • Mark Skogen '92 - Professional Development
  • Mary Ann Gschwind, FSPA '65 - Service to the University
  • Brenda Armstrong '78 - Community Service
  • Kristina (Smaby) Schoh '10 - Young Alumni
2010
  • Richard Brostrom '84 - Spirit of Francis
  • Todd Goldsmith '92 - Professional Development
  • Sally (Kramer) Emerson '77, '98 - Service to the University
2009
  • Rochelle Potaracke, FSPA '64 - Service to the University
  • Emily (Caldwell) Pozo '95 - Spirit of Francis
2008
  • Julie Vietri '82 - Professional Development
  • Margaret Wood '90 - Service to the Community
  • Brian Konkol '01 - Franciscan Spirit
2007
  • Chad Hrdina '01 - Young Alumni Award
  • Wendy (Young, Wegner) Storandt '76 (d) - Service to the University
  • Marilyn Brodie '64 (d) - Franciscan Spirit
2006
  • Matt Boehler '98 - Young Alumni Award
  • Patti Jo Severson '78 - Community Service
  • Gregory Lind '76 - Professional Development
  • Mary (Sendelbach) Dudley '76 - Franciscan Spirit
2005
  • Sr. Antona Schedlo '65 - Community Service
  • Barbara Winters '99 - Professional Development
  • Earl Madary '88 (d) - Franciscan Spirit
2004
  • Shane Peper '98 - Young Alumni Award
  • Rose Robacker '53 (d) - Service to the Community
  • Mary Ann Wetterling '90 - Service to the Community
2003
  • Kimberly (Sloane) Adams '93 - Outstanding Young Alumni
  • Rose Kreutz '66, '82 - Community Service
  • Jeanette Hertges '85 - Professional Development
2002
  • Scott Krueger '95 - Outstanding Young Alumni
  • Therese Amel '76 - Service to the University
  • Valerie Jackson Jones '76 - Community Service
  • Anna Dolores Balderamos Garcia '79 - Professional Development
2001
  • Christopher Parr '89 - Professional Development
  • Kathryn (Sullivan) Larson '56 - Professional Development
  • Carole Plante '66 - Community Service
  • S. Marie Leon La Croix, FSPA '45 (d) - Service to the University
2000
  • Meg Buchner '93 - Young Alumni Award
  • Barbara Hundt '76 - Professional Development
  • Virginia Lukasek '75 (d) - Service to the College
1999
  • Shelly Lamb-Vosen '80 - Service to the College
  • Theresa Richards '73 - Professional Development
  • Michael Peplinski '96 - Young Alumni Award
1998
  • S. Marlene Weisenbeck, FSPA '67 - Service to the College
  • Kristine (Koetting) Campbell '74 - Professional Development
  • Sue Schmitt '69 - Educational Achievement
1997
  • Larry Winter '88 - Outstanding Young Alumni
  • Richard Deyo '83 - Service to the College
  • Margaret Grenisen '80 - Professional Development
  • Nola Jo Starling-Ratliff '74 - Community Service
  • Rosalbo Bueno-Osawa '61 - Educational Achievement
1996
  • David Stoeffler '81 - Professional Development
  • Connie White Delaney '75 - Educational Achievement
  • S. Joyce Bantle, FSPA '59 (d) - Service to the College
  • Theresa Myers-McHenry '55 - Community Service
1995
  • Monica Dixon '85 - Outstanding Young Alumni
  • Kristine Larson Clark '78 - Educational Achievement
  • Joseph Kotnour '75 - Professional Achievement & Community Service
  • S. Bernyne Stark, FSPA (d) - Honorary Alumna
1994
  • Barbara Weber '69 - Professional Development
  • S. Nancy Lafferty, FSPA '58 - Community Service
  • Mary (Maney) Morgan '54 (d) - Service to the College
1993
  • John Snyder '84 - Outstanding Young Alumni
  • S. Helen Elsbernd, FSPA '65 - Professional Development
  • Darlene (Eberhardt) Wolfe '69 (d) - Community Service
1992
  • James Ames '82 - Outstanding Young Alumnus
  • Kathleen (Pattison) Roberg '74 - Community Service
  • Margaret Colleran '73 - Community Service
  • Patricia (Majarrez) Hoch '69 - Professional Development
  • S. Louisella Froehle, FSPA '47 (d) - Service to the College
1991
  • Lucy (Runde) Canaday '84 - Outstanding Young Alumna
  • Jane Kirschling '80 - Educational Achievement
  • Harold Holler '77 - Professional Development
  • Sandra (Reget) Holter '70 - Community Service
  • S. Jeanice Lohman, FSPA '42 (d) - Service to the College
1990
  • Linda (Balgord) Fenton '82 - Outstanding Young Alumna Award
  • Paul Krystofiak '80 - Educational Achievement
  • Joseph (Gauss) Paulauskis '78 - Professional Development
  • A. Diane Moeller '62 - Service to the College
  • Annette (Duren) Scherbert '61 - Community Service
1989
  • Carl Hansen '76 - Professional Achievement
  • Debra (Kelly) Schams '81 - Outstanding Young Alumna Award
  • S. Thea Bowman, FSPA '65 (d) - Global Community Service
  • Jean Storlie Harkness '80 - Educational Achievement
1988
  • Janice Bahr '65 - Professional Achievement
  • Lois (Liston) Durall '56 - La Crosse Community Service
  • Mary (Burke) Christianson '79 - Young Alumna Award
  • Ray "Pinky" Barton (d) - Honorary Award for Years of Service to Student Life
1987
  • Mary Lu Gerke '74 - Service in Professional Work
  • S. Celestine Cepress, FSPA (d) - Honorary Alumna Award
1983
  • Cyrilla Barr '56 - Outstanding Alumna
  • Paula (Ripple) Comin '55 (d) - Alumni Service - Community
  • S. Rose Rita Collingon, FSPA '51 (d) - Alumni Service - Religious
1982
  • Elizabeth (Harrison) Metcalfe '82 - Outstanding Senior Alumni Service Award for Service to the VCAA & La Crosse Area
  • Bonnie (Benzing) Pfaff '73 - Outstanding Ambassador Award - Recruiting
  • S. Doris Murphy, OSB '66 (d) - Alumni Service Award - Religious
1976
  • S. Riccarda Moseley, FSPA '43 (d) - Distinguished Alumna Award
  • Janet Linderbaum '59 - Distinguished Alumna Award
1975
  • S. Theodine Sebold, FSPA (d) - Distinguished Alumna Award
  • Agnes Tan '63 - Distinguished Alumna Award
1969
  • S. Grace Mc Donald, FSPA '46 (d) - Distinguished Alumna Award
1967
  • Catherine Daniels '50 (d) - First Alumna Award