Community Service Award

The John W. Kuykendall Award for Community Service recognizes alumni who have provided extraordinary service to their community, demonstrating leadership in the spirit of John W. Kuykendall, our 15th president (1984-1997).

Nomination Process

Making a nomination is easy using our online form.

Award Recipients by Class Year

Year Awarded

Class of 1939
John Knox Wilson 1999
Class of 1940
Robert Orcutt Kellogg 2000
Class of 1942
Eustace Henry Smith 2007
Class of 1943
Ross Lombard Parks 1998
Class of 1948
Joseph Wilson Flora 1998
George Mackey Grimball 1998
Class of 1949
Hugh Lanier Farrior 1999
John E. "Didi" Wayland, Jr. 2011
Class of 1950
David Vines Miller 2000
Class of 1952
Jack Edward Arnold 2012
Class of 1953
William R. Purcell 2003
Class of 1955
Martin Boger Foil, Jr. 2000
Class of 1958
Frederick C. Butler, Jr. 2003
Class of 1959
George Patrick Henderson, Jr. 2009
Class of 1962
Joseph B. Martin III 1997
Lewis G. Zirkle, Jr. 2002
Class of 1965
James Pepper 2015
Class of 1966
Howard W. "Champ" Covington 2001
J. Pack Hindsley, Jr. 2016
Class of 1967
George Thompson Brown, Jr. 2007
Herb Jackson 2012
William Lawrence Rikard, Jr. 1998
Class of 1968
Lowell Leland Bryan 2013
Class of 1969
William T. Williams, Jr. 1998
Class of 1970
George Wiley Johnson 2001
Calvin E. Murphy 2005
Class of 1972
Charles A. Summers 2001
Class of 1975
Guy Whit Hutchinson 2000
Class of 1976
Martin Daniel Eakes 2011
Class of 1979
John Gerdy
Margaret Anne Noel 2004
Class of 1980
Margaret Ann Tutwiler 2005
Class of 1981
Anne Stanback 2016
David William Webb 2006
Class of 1983
John and Carolyn Scott Cain 2008
Class of 1984
Douglas Brian Ammar 1999
Class of 1985
Clyde Lanford "Lanny" Smith 1999
Class of 1995
Kristen Grady Milligan 2015
David Rozelle 2015
Class of 2000
Lawrence Brevard Cann 2010
Class of 2009
Andrew O. Lovedale 2014