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Award Recipients

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Dell Loy Hansen

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Dell Loy Hansen

Owner, Wasatch Property Management

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

DustinJones

Professional Achievement Award

Dustin Jones

Senior Vice President, Macy's

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

SteveNeeleman

Professional Achievement Award

Steve Neeleman

CEO, HealthEquity

Thursday, September 25, 2014

DuaneShaw

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Duane Shaw

Principal Owner and Founder, Academy Mortgage Corporation

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

MarkJames

Professional Achievement Award

Mark James

Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Communications, Honeywell

Monday, March 17, 2014

MattWells

Professional Achievement Award

Matt Wells

Head Football Coach, Utah State University

Friday, December 6, 2013

BradleyJohnson

Professional Achievement Award

Bradley K. Johnson

CFO, Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

JeffreyClark

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Jeffrey D. Clark

Chairman and CEO, J.D. Clark and Associates and Praesideo Funds

Thursday, September 13, 2012

GaryStevenson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Gary E. Stevenson

Presiding Bishop The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Thursday, September 29, 2011

ScottWalker

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Scott Walker

Founder and Chairman, ProCore Laboratories

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

DellLoyHansen

Professional Achievement Award

Dell Loy Hansen

Owner, Wasatch Property Management

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

StevenSnow

Professional Achievement Award

Steven E. Snow

General Authority/nThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Friday, February 4, 2011

KentAlder

Professional Achievement Award

Kent Alder

CEO and President,

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

RickHornsby

Professional Achievement Award

Rick Hornsby

Group VP, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Monday, October 4, 2010

YoonChoi

Professional Achievement Award

Yoon Hwan Choi

General Authority, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Thursday, September 30, 2010

RonLabrum

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Ron Labrum

President and Chief Executive Officer, Fenwal, Inc.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

KurtLarsen

Professional Achievement Award

Kurt Larsen

President and CEO of Resource Management, Inc. (RMI)

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

KurtFullmer

Professional Achievement Award

Kurt Fullmer

Vice President, American CareSource Holdings

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

ChristineBuckley

Professional Achievement Award

Christine Buckley

CFO, Swire Coca-Cola

Thursday, September 17, 2009

SteveMilovich

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Steve Milovich

Disney/ABC Television Group

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

ShaunaMabey

Professional Achievement Award

Shauna Mabey

Former Director, Sales and Marketing – The Pasha Group

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

KayeJorgensen

Professional Achievement Award

Kaye Jorgensen

Senior Executive Vice President of Human Resources/nMember of the Corporate Executive Team/nO. C. Tanner Company

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

DanetteMcGilvray

Professional Achievement Award

Danette McGilvray

President and Principal Consultant/nGranite Falls Consulting, Inc.

Thursday, January 22, 2009

LarsHansen

Professional Achievement Award

Lars Peter Hansen

Homer J. Livingston Distinguished Service Professor/nDepartment of Economics, University of Chicago

Thursday, October 9, 2008

BradfordRich

Professional Achievement Award

Bradford R. Rich

Executive Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer/nSkyWest, Inc. and its subsidiaries

Thursday, October 2, 2008

CrystalMaggelet

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Crystal Maggelet

Co-Owner/nCrystal Inns

Thursday, September 4, 2008

ScottHuskinson

Professional Achievement Award

Scott Huskinson

President and CEO/nReminderband and ifrogz

Thursday, April 17, 2008

ElizabethCorliss

Professional Achievement Award

Elizabeth Taylor Corliss

Retired Director Personnel Force Development/nUS Air Force

Thursday, January 24, 2008

FrankYuan

Professional Achievement Award

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

JonathanBullen

Professional Achievement Award

Thursday, October 25, 2007

ScottNixon

Professional Achievement Award

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

DavidStowell

Professional Achievement Award

David Stowell

Professor of Finance/nNorthwestern University's Kellogg School of Management

Thursday, April 12, 2007

LynnetteHansen

Professional Achievement Award

Lynnette Hansen

Owner, Wasatch Property Management

Thursday, March 1, 2007

TerryRock

Professional Achievement Award

Terry G. Rock

Executive Vice President, Wells Fargo Brokerage Services

Thursday, October 19, 2006

GailAnger

Professional Achievement Award

Gail Anger

CPA, Professional Business Advisors, LLC

Thursday, September 14, 2006

ElderTom Perry

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Elder L. Tom Perry

Quorum of the Twelve Apostles/nChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Wednesday, March 29, 2006

ReadArchibald

Professional Achievement Award

Thursday, February 23, 2006

VanDunn, Jr.

Professional Achievement Award

Van F. Dunn, Jr.

Former Senior Vice President/nGeneral Electric Financial Services

Wednesday, January 25, 2006

BlakeKirby

Professional Achievement Award

M.Jeppesen

Professional Achievement Award

Thursday, December 8, 2005

AnnetteHerman

Professional Achievement Award

Annette Herman

Wednesday, November 9, 2005

JosephAnderson, Jr.

Professional Achievement Award

Joseph A. Anderson, Jr.

StephenBlaser

Professional Achievement Award

Thursday, October 13, 2005

JeffreyClark

Professional Achievement Award

Tuesday, September 27, 2005

RossKendell

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Ross E. Kendell

Former President and Chief Executive Officer/nKeyBank of Utah

Wednesday, September 21, 2005

DavidMiller

Professional Achievement Award

Wednesday, March 30, 2005

MarkHolland

Professional Achievement Award

Wednesday, March 9, 2005

ArnoldLarson

Professional Achievement Award

Arnold James Larson

Wednesday, December 1, 2004

JasonLindsey

Professional Achievement Award

Jason Lindsey

JoeArmstrong

Professional Achievement Award

Joe R. Armstrong

Thursday, October 21, 2004

CraigJanes

Professional Achievement Award

Craig Janes

Wednesday, September 29, 2004

RobertWangsgard

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Robert L. Wangsgard

Former President/nStimson's Incorporated

Young-ChulHong

Professional Achievement Award

Thursday, March 18, 2004

BrentDickerson

Professional Achievement Award

Brent Dickerson

Thursday, February 12, 2004

PatsyNodilo

Professional Achievement Award

Patsy H. Nodilo

Wednesday, November 19, 2003

KayToolson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Kay L. Toolson

CEO & Chairman of the Board/nMonaco Coach Corporation

Thursday, October 23, 2003

DavidHickox

Professional Achievement Award

David Hickox

Partner, Ernst & Young

Wednesday, October 1, 2003

GaryAnderson

Professional Achievement Award

Gary C. Anderson

Partner & Owner/nCornerstone Nutritional Labs, LLC

Tuesday, September 23, 2003

DaleReese

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Dale Lee Reese

Owner/nStandard Plumbing Supply Company

Wednesday, March 19, 2003

MaryBold

Professional Achievement Award

Mary McAllister Bold

President, Inline Services

Wednesday, January 22, 2003

JeffVerhaal

Professional Achievement Award

Jeff L. Verhaal

Vice President of Operations Western Region/nUnion Pacific Railroad

SandyChecketts

Professional Achievement Award

Sandy B. Checketts

Co-owner, S&S Power, Inc.

Thursday, December 5, 2002

RobertMurray

Professional Achievement Award

Robert B. Murray

Chairman of the Board/nAlpine Confections, Inc.

Thursday, September 5, 2002

PaulMurray

Professional Achievement Award

Paul D. Murray

Senior Vice President-Investments/nUBS/Paine Webber

Wednesday, April 17, 2002

GaryBlack

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Gary R. Black

President/nCondies Foods, Inc

MorrisWright

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Morris Wright

Director/nShearson, American Express Inc.

Wednesday, April 3, 2002

CharlieDenson

Professional Achievement Award

Charlie Denson

President, Nike Brand

Thursday, March 14, 2002

GinaHale

Professional Achievement Award

Gina L. Hale

Senior Administrative Law Judge/nOffice of Administrative Hearings, State of Washington

Thursday, January 10, 2002

JAdams

Professional Achievement Award

J Phillip Adams

President & CEO, Flying J Inc.

Wednesday, January 2, 2002

BoydBaugh

Professional Achievement Award

Boyd Baugh

Founder & Chairman of the Board, Pivot Interiors, Inc.

Tuesday, October 2, 2001

LeeLantz

Professional Achievement Award

Lee Lantz

President, A.R. Lantz Company

Wednesday, April 25, 2001

MichaelMorgan

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Michael P. Morgan

Vice President - Regional Private Banking Manager/nWells Fargo - Private Client Services

Wednesday, February 7, 2001

AjitNair

Professional Achievement Award

Ajit S. Nair

Founder & CEO, PRoV International

Thursday, January 4, 2001

KayeJorgensen

Professional Achievement Award

Kaye Jorgensen

Senior Executive Vice President of Human Resources/nMember of the Corporate Executive Team/nO. C. Tanner Company

Wednesday, November 1, 2000

DavidDahle

Professional Achievement Award

David P. Dahle

Director Module Engineering & Regulatory Affairs/nAutoliv North America

Tuesday, April 25, 2000

MichaelTullis

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Michael L. Tullis

CFO/nIngeo

Saturday, April 15, 2000

TravisAnderson

Professional Achievement Award

Travis Anderson

President, Strategic Leadership Consulting

Wednesday, March 8, 2000

RonLabrum

Professional Achievement Award

Ron Labrum

President, Distribution & Sales/nAllegiance Health Care

Thursday, January 6, 2000

DarwinJohn

Professional Achievement Award

Darwin A. John

Managing Director of Information and Communications Systems Department/nThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Wednesday, January 5, 2000

DonaldStanding

Professional Achievement Award

Donald Standing

Manager, ICON Health & Fitness, Inc.

Saturday, January 1, 2000

BrentKap

Professional Achievement Award

Brent Kap

Vice President of Finance, Jeld-Wen, Inc.

Wednesday, November 17, 1999

JamesWhitaker

Professional Achievement Award

James C. Whitaker

Quality and Productivity Consultant/nUtah Department of Workforce Services

Thursday, October 21, 1999

BryceOlson

Professional Achievement Award

Bryce E. Olson

Officer & Shareholder, Tanner + Co.

Wednesday, April 28, 1999

GlennLarkin

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Glenn N. Larkin

CFO/nBonneville International Corporation

Wednesday, April 7, 1999

Dr.Stanger

Professional Achievement Award

Dr. Winn Stanger

Group Vice President-Human Resources/nFederal Signal Corporation

Wednesday, February 10, 1999

D.Israelsen

Professional Achievement Award

D. Brent Israelsen

Chairman of the Board & Co-founder/niLumin Corporation

KentJames

Professional Achievement Award

Kent L. James

Director of Operations, Marriott International

Thursday, December 3, 1998

GeorgeMcCulley

Professional Achievement Award

George McCulley

President & CEO, McCulley-Cuppan

Monday, November 9, 1998

R.Hawkes

Professional Achievement Award

R. Blair Hawkes

President, Ireland Bank

Thursday, October 22, 1998

GaryJones

Professional Achievement Award

Gary D. Jones

Senior Administrative Partner/nJones, Wright, Swenson & Simkins, LLP

Thursday, September 17, 1998

DouglasDeFries

Professional Achievement Award

Douglas L. DeFries

Chief Financial Officer/nBank of Utah

SterlingJenson

Professional Achievement Award

Sterling K. Jenson

Senior Managing Director/nWells Capital Management

Thursday, May 28, 1998

RogerMcOmber

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Roger B. McOmber

Partner/nSawtooth Investment Management

Wednesday, May 6, 1998

KevinMiller

Professional Achievement Award

Kevin R. Miller

President, Vision Bound International

Wednesday, April 8, 1998

JeffHunsaker

Professional Achievement Award

Jeff F. Hunsaker

Sr. Vice President/G.M., The SCO Group

Thursday, February 5, 1998

RichardShipley

Professional Achievement Award

Richard L. Shipley

President, Shipley Associates

Thursday, October 23, 1997

ValSteed

Professional Achievement Award

Val D. Steed

CPA, K2 Enterprises

Thursday, September 25, 1997

W.Hunger

Professional Achievement Award

W. Dean Hunger

Vice President, Regional Manager/nFirst Security Bank

Wednesday, May 21, 1997

JanetRoe

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Janet Roe

Member/nCooper Norman & Co.

Wednesday, May 7, 1997

JohnKertesz

Professional Achievement Award

John E. Kertesz

Corporate Director, Human Resources/nHuntsman Corporation

Wednesday, April 9, 1997

RichardKing

Professional Achievement Award

Richard L. King

President & COO, Albertsons

Thursday, January 2, 1997

KevinCottle

Professional Achievement Award

Kevin Cottle

Program Manager, Hewlett-Packard

Thursday, December 5, 1996

GarrMorrison

Professional Achievement Award

Garr B. Morrison

President & CEO, Lewiston State Bank

Thursday, October 17, 1996

MichaelAyer

Professional Achievement Award

Michael R. Ayer

Vice President & Corporate Controller/nThiokol Corporation

Thursday, May 23, 1996

RichardNelson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Richard L. Nelson

President/nLarry H. Miller Management Company

Wednesday, May 1, 1996

N.Freston

Professional Achievement Award

N. Patricia Freston

Vice President & Human Resources Manager/N.P.S. Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Wednesday, April 3, 1996

Dr.Daniel Litchford, Jr.

Professional Achievement Award

Dr. Charels Daniel Litchford, Jr.

Professor of Sales & Service Technology/Weber State University

Wednesday, January 3, 1996

VonHansen

Professional Achievement Award

Von L. Hansen

Director of Engineering/nHewlett-Packard

Thursday, December 7, 1995

RichardNelson

Professional Achievement Award

Richard L. Nelson

President & CEO, KeyBank of Utah

Wednesday, November 8, 1995

M.Karren

Professional Achievement Award

M. Ted Karren

Owner, Karren Oil Co.

Thursday, October 19, 1995

H.Hill

Professional Achievement Award

H. Brent Hill

President, Rudd & Co. PLLC

Wednesday, May 24, 1995

ScottWatterson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Scott Watterson

Chairman and CEO/ICON Health & Fitness, Inc.

Thursday, October 13, 1994

K.Spuhler

Professional Achievement Award

K. Michael Spuhler

Partner, Arthur Andersen

Wednesday, May 4, 1994

MarionBerrett

Professional Achievement Award

Marion B. Berrett

Founder & Managing Partner/nExecutive Alliance Group

Wednesday, April 13, 1994

StevenJr.

Professional Achievement Award

Steven Jr. Milovich

Senior Vice President, Corporate Human Resources

Wednesday, May 6, 1992

RichardBuist

Professional Achievement Award

Richard Buist

Partner, KPMG Peat Marwick

Thursday, April 16, 1992

MichaelDavis

Professional Achievement Award

Michael Davis

President, Wyatt Company

Wednesday, October 23, 1991

WilliamMortimer

Professional Achievement Award

William James Mortimer

President/Publisher, Deseret News

Wednesday, November 14, 1990

MichaelMorgan

Professional Achievement Award

Michael P. Morgan

Vice President, First Interstate Bank of California

Monday, November 12, 1990

RichardHeadlee

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Richard H. Headlee

Chairman, President & CEO/nAlexander Hamilton Life Insurance Company of America

Thursday, October 4, 1990

RossKendell

Professional Achievement Award

Ross E. Kendell

President & CEO, KeyBank of Utah

Thursday, April 26, 1990

DouglasFoxley

Professional Achievement Award

Douglas D. Foxley

Attorney/Chairman, Utah Board of Regents

Thursday, March 1, 1990

RichardElwood

Professional Achievement Award

Richard D. Elwood

Data Processor Manager/nUSU Community Credit Union

Thursday, January 18, 1990

DouglasAnderson

Professional Achievement Award

Douglas D. Anderson

Founder & Managing Partner/nCenter for Executive Development

R.Robson

Professional Achievement Award

R. Thayne Robson

Executive Director/nBureau of Economic & Business Research

Tuesday, November 14, 1989

AllanMcDonald

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Allan J. McDonald

Vice President of Engineering Space Operations/nMorton Thiokol Inc.

VernonBuehler

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Vernon M. Buehler

Philanthropist

Thursday, October 26, 1989

HughButler

Professional Achievement Award

Hugh A. Butler

President, Computer Consultant

JamesQuigley

Professional Achievement Award

James H. Quigley

Partner, Deloitte & Touche

Monday, October 2, 1989

MelvinThayne

Professional Achievement Award

Melvin E. Thayne

Owner, Thayne Reality

Wednesday, March 1, 1989

DanPeay

Professional Achievement Award

Dan Peay

Applied Data Research

Wednesday, January 18, 1989

JedPitcher

Professional Achievement Award

Jed H. Pitcher

President & CEO/nBlueCross BlueShield of Utah

Wednesday, January 4, 1989

LarryHansen

Professional Achievement Award

Larry S. Hansen

Marketing Manager, BP Foundation Inc.

Sunday, January 1, 1989

DavidLedford

Professional Achievement Award

David L. Ledford

International Marketing Manager, Bartel Software

JackJr.

Professional Achievement Award

Jack Laub, Jr.

President, Cache Valley Electric

Wednesday, November 9, 1988

MaxJohnson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Max LeGrand Johnson

President and CEO/nLeGrand Johnson Construction Co.

Thursday, October 27, 1988

JosephKeller

Professional Achievement Award

Joseph Keller

Partner, Arthur Andersen & Co.

Friday, January 1, 1988

HavenBarlow

Professional Achievement Award

Haven J. Barlow

President, Barlow Corp.

JeffSmith

Professional Achievement Award

Jeff Smith

President, Smith's Food and Drug, Inc.

PaulCampbell

Professional Achievement Award

Paul D. Campbell

President, Campbell Scientific, Inc.

RobertWhite, Jr.

Professional Achievement Award

Robert B. White, Jr.

President & CEO, Utah Independent Bank

ScottWatterson

Professional Achievement Award

Scott Watterson

President, Weslo Inc.

Friday, November 13, 1987

BruceMcCandless

Professional Achievement Award

Bruce McCandless

President & CEO, Bancwest Mortgage Company

Tuesday, November 10, 1987

W.Christensen

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

W. Boyd Christensen

President/nAllstate Insurance Companies

Thursday, January 1, 1987

A.Thorpe

Professional Achievement Award

A. Lear Thorpe

President, Thorpe Development Company

BarryErickson

Professional Achievement Award

Barry A. Erickson

Partner, Deloitte & Touche

EricCampbell

Professional Achievement Award

Eric C. Campbell

Co-founder & President/nCampbell Scientific, Inc.

JohnClay

Professional Achievement Award

John E. Clay

President, E.A. Miller, Inc.

StevenRoghaar

Professional Achievement Award

Steven Roghaar

Human Resources Team Leader, Schreiber Foods, Inc.

Tuesday, May 13, 1986

RichardSmith

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Richard L. Smith

Dean/nJon M. Huntsman School of Business/nUtah State University

Wednesday, April 23, 1986

JohnMiller

Professional Achievement Award

John R. Miller

CEO, Farmland National Beef Packing Company, L.P.

Thursday, January 23, 1986

WessRoberts

Professional Achievement Award

Wess Roberts

Executive/Author/Soldier

Wednesday, January 1, 1986

E.J.Nixon, Jr.

Professional Achievement Award

E.J. (Jack) Nixon, Jr.

Owner, Nixon and Nixon, Inc.

G.Willis

Professional Achievement Award

G. Thomas Willis

Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

HaroldGailey

Professional Achievement Award

Harold Gailey

Board of Directors & Vice President/nBarnes Bank

WayneBarlow

Professional Achievement Award

Wayne K. Barlow

President & CEO/nWescor, Inc.

Thursday, October 31, 1985

HaroldSteed

Professional Achievement Award

Harold C Steed

President, CEO, Chairman of the Board of Directors/nCommunity First Bank

Thursday, October 17, 1985

BlaineHancey

Professional Achievement Award

Blaine W. Hancey

Senior Partner/nHancey, Jones, Waters & Wright, CPA's

Thursday, May 16, 1985

TedSimmons

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Ted D. Simmons

Executive Vice President/nMutual Benefit Life Insurance Company

Thursday, May 17, 1984

SyBlock

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Sy Block

President/nBlocks Inc.

Sunday, January 1, 1984

A.Holman

Professional Achievement Award

A. Grant Holman

Senior Vice President & Manager- Salt Lake City Branch/nFederal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

LillieRobertson

Professional Achievement Award

Lillie Robertson

P.Nyborg

Professional Achievement Award

P. Michael Nyborg

Senior Manager/nPeat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co.

Thursday, May 12, 1983

DeeSmith

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Dee Glen Smith

President/nSmith's Management Corporation Smith's Food & Drug Centers

Saturday, January 1, 1983

A.Smith

Professional Achievement Award

A. Jay Smith

Managing Partner, Ernst & Young

Thursday, May 13, 1982

RonaldHanson

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Ronald S. Hanson

President/nZions First National Bank

Thursday, May 14, 1981

GeorgeChamp

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

George Herbert Champ

President and CEO/nUtah Mortgage Loan Corporation

Thursday, May 15, 1980

CharlesBullen

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Charles W. Bullen

President/nBullen's Incorporated

Tuesday, May 22, 1979

LeeBickmore

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

Lee S. Bickmore

Chairman and CEO/nNabisco, Inc.

Tuesday, May 23, 1978

GeorgeEccles

Distinguished Executive Alumnus Award

George Stoddard Eccles

Chairman and CEO/nFirst Security Corporation