Distinguished Alumni

Celebrating Alumni Success

In the spirit of celebrating the accomplishments of College of DuPage students, the Distinguished Alumni Awards have honored COD alumni for their outstanding achievements.

Check back soon for details on how to nominate someone for the Distinguished Alumni Awards.

2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients
Beaumont Roy

Roy Beaumont

'91 Hotel & Lodging Management
Peach Carr

Peach Carr

'80 Radiology
Patrick C. Cullinan

Patrick C. Cullinan D.O.

'93 Science

Dilyss Gallyot

'89 Science
Tom Krieglstein

Tom Krieglstein

'01 General Studies

Christopher Kriz

'92 Theater and Music

Marsela Jorgolli

'05 General Studies
2016 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients
Matthew Bonnan

Matthew Bonnan

'93 Earth Science
Jim Elliott

Jimmy Ray Elliot

'77 Journalism
Linda Feltman

Linda C. Feltman

'72 Business and Languages
Hashem Helmi

Hashem Helmi

'83 Computer Science
Janice Miller

Janice Dacanay Miller

'80 Nursing
Bob Ouderkirk

Andrew Ouderkirk

'78 Chemistry
Laz Perez

Laz Perez

'88 Criminal Justice
Mark Pfefferman

Mark Pfefferman

'84 Journalism
Roy Karl Werner

Dr. Roy Karl Werner

'92 Biology
Maggie Yancey

Outstanding Recent Grad Margaret Yancey

'06 Journalism
2015 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Marco Benassi

'83 Speech

Jolene Kremer

'78 Journalism

George Macht

'70 Culinary

Heather Miller

'02 Nursing

Mariam Pare

'99 Arts

Ted Raspiller

'88 Business

Tony Venezia

'72 Animation

Eileen Ward

'75 Humanities
2014 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Dr. Kim L. Armour

Class of 1984

Dennis Barsema

Class of 1975

Robyn Coffin

Class of 1997

Bruna Dahal

Class of 1996

Bryan T. Green

Class of 1989

Amy Beth Kirsten

Class of 1992

Lauren Morgan

Class of 1984
Gus Vonderheide

Gus Vonderheide

Class of 1982
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