Academy of Distinguished Alumni
All graduates of the School of Engineering are exceptional. You are leaders in your chosen fields and in your communities. And occasionally we learn of graduates whose accomplishments are so outstanding they deserve public recognition. Through their achievements, these extraordinary graduates enrich the tradition and reputation of the school. They are recognized in the School of Engineering Academy of Distinguished Alumni.
To read about the 2023 class of Distinguished Alumni please click the link here .
NAME:  DEGREE: 
INDUCTION YEAR:


Adams, Carl E. Jr.  BE'65, MS'66 
2009


Adams, Howell E. Jr.  BE'53 
2003


Akers, William B. †  BE'47 
2006


Anderson, Robert G.  BE'65  2011  
Armistead, William H. †  BE'37, MS'38, PhD'41 
1976


Barge, Daniel B. Jr. †  BE'43 
1981


Bibb, Robert L. Jr. †  BE'43 
1989


Bottorff, Dennis C.  BE'66 
1999


Bryant, Kimberly V.  BE'89 
2017


Buchanan, H. Lee III  BE'71, MS'72 
1998


Card, Kendall  BE'77 
2016


Carell, Monroe J. Jr. †  BE'59 
2001


Cashin, Sheryll D.  BE'84 
2021


Cassetty, Fred J. Jr.  BE'60 
2006


Cave, Jere S. Jr. †  BE'36 
1984


Chope, Douglas  BS'86, MBA'88 
2023


Churchwell, Andre L.  BS'75 
2010


Clark, G. Edmond  BE'76 
2013


Clay, W. Robert  BE'54 
2007


Cochran, Sandra Brophy  BE'80 
2008


Conwell, James C.  Ph.D.'89 
2018


Cook, George E. †  BE'60, PhD'65 
2009


Creighton, Wilbur F. Jr. †  BE'29 
1980


Davis, Douglas S.  BE'65 
2007


Davis Jr., William A. †  BE'50 
2011


DeWitt, John H. Jr. †  BE'28 
1974


Donaldson, Krista M.  BE'95 
2014


Dorris, Joe M. †  BE'65 
2011


Dyer, David F.  BE'71 
2005


Evans, Bruce R.  BE'81 
2014


Featheringill, William W. †  BE'64 
2000


Fields, Charles E. Jr.  BE'68 
2009


Finfrock, Robert D. Jr.  BE'65 
2020


Flowers, H. Fort †  BE'12, ME'15 
1975


Flowers, Joseph K.  BE'88  2019  
French, William  BE'79  2023  
Frist, Jennifer R.  BS'93  2021  
Gass, John D.  BE'74  2011  
Hall, John R. †  BE'55 
1983


Hardaway, L. Hall Jr. †  BE'57 
2002


Hardigg, George W. †  BE'43 
1982


Hays, Steve M. †  BE'73 
2013


Henderson, Bruce D. †  BE'37 
1978


Higgins, Bob  BE'97 
2023


Hopkins, Sally B.  BE'78 
2019


Hull, Gerry G.  BE'64 
2004


Johnson, James A.  BE'63, PhD'72 
2006


Johnson, James L. Jr.  BS '84 
2020


Johnson, John W.  BE'68 
2007


Limp, David A.  BS'88 
2018


Linn, Cathy Jo Thompson  BS'74, MS'78, PhD'80 
2021


Littlejohn, James H.  BE'76 
2015


Mansfield, Vaughn †  BE'33, ME'45 
1969


McBrayer, H. Eugene  BE'54 
1987


McCleskey, Samuel W. †  BE'51 
2007


Morgan III, Morris H. †  BE'69 
2022


Orr, Donald C.  BE'56 
2008


Neel, W. Hibbett Jr.  BE'63 
2010


Overholser, Knowles Arthur  BE'65 
2013


Pittman, Frank K. †  BE'36, MS'37 
1979


Peck, Maryly VanLeer †  BE'51  2008  
Pentecost, Eugene E.  BE'50 
1985


Plosser, Charles I.  BE'70 
2014


Reuss, Mark L.  BE'86 
2015


Robinson, Bailey P. III  BE'66 
1995


Rothschild, Jeffrey J.  BA'77, MS'79 
2022


Rowan Jr., William H. †  BE'55 
2008


Schroeder, Richard A.  BE'74 
2019


Slaymaker, H. Roy †  BE'50 
1996


Smith, Lester H. Jr.  BE'54 
1991


Smith, Robert E. Jr. †  BE'51 
1992


Thackston, Edward L.  BE'61, PhD'66 
2007


Thomas, Corey E.  BE'98 
2022


Trabue, George O. Jr. †  BE'55 
1993


Wallace, Perry E. Jr. †  BE'70  2016  
Walters, Thomas R.  BE'76  2011  
Warner, Cynthia Julien  BE'80 
2019


Warren, John A. †  BE'48 
1990


Wauford, J. Roy Jr. †  BE'52 
2010


Wiernicki, Christopher J.  BE'80 
2017


Williams, Jack P.  BE'86 
2018


Wilson, J. Lawrence  BE'58 
1988


Wilson, Lawrence A.†  BE'57 
1994


Yount, Thomas L. Jr. †  BE'52 
1986

† Deceased