distinguished service award
The Huntington University Foundation Distinguished Service Award, established in 2002, each year honors an individual or business who embodies the very principles associated with the mission of the University. The award is presented to those individuals or businesses who gives substance and credence to our beliefs, serves as an effective role model for our students, and who is recognized for their tremendous contributions to the greater Huntington County community.
Their actions, as well as their words, bear persuasive witness to their commitment to the University and community. Their lives illustrate their commitment to integrity, service, compassion, responsibility, faithfulness, discipline, and generosity.
The past recipients of the Distinguished Service Award are:
2013 Ralph Johnson
2012 Pathfinder Services
2011 Elizabeth "Lizzie" O'Donnell (posthumously)
2010 Parkview Huntington Hospital
2009 Emmy Purviance Henn
2008 Steve Platt
2007 Robert Brown
2006 Huntington Herald-Press
2005 Ned Kiser
2004 Steve Zahn
2003 Kay LaMont & Ted Bendall
2002 Gene Snowden & Harold “Potch” Wheeler