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.

John W. Kuykendall Award Recipients

Class Year

Year Awarded

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