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Young Alumnus/a of the Year Award

Award Guidelines

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2020 Young Alumnus/a of the Year Award.

The Young Alumnus/a of the Year award honors one young alumna(us) who has given most generously of their time, talent, and philanthropy to their alma mater and community.

  • The alumna or alumnus must exemplify those characteristics that Loyola seeks to form in its graduates – namely moral character, service to humanity, and unquestionable integrity.

  • The alumna or alumnus must demonstrate a strong commitment to her/his community and Loyola through volunteer service.

  • The alumna or alumnus must be recognized for her/his accomplishments in her/his profession or other areas of endeavor.

  • Nominees must have earned a doctoral, masters, bachelors, or associate degree or two-year certificate from Loyola within the last ten years.

  • Posthumous nominations will be considered.

  • Past recipients of this award are not eligible for nomination.

Selection Committee

  • The committee shall be composed of the members of the Young Alumni Pack Board. 

Submitting a Nomination

  • To nominate someone for the Young Alumnus/a of the Year Award, please click here to complete the online nomination form.
  • Alternatively, click here to download and print a nomination form. Completed forms can be emailed to Ellen Yokum at elyokum@loyno.edu or mailed to:

Loyola University New Orleans
Attn: Ellen Yokum
7214 St. Charles Avenue
Campus Box 909
New Orleans, LA 70118

  • All nomination forms must be received by midnight on June 1, 2020.

 

Past Young Alumnus/a of the Year Award Recipients

Year   

Alumna/us of the Year                                                                                           

2019

Award presentation moved from the Winter to Fall

2018

Kristin Lee '12, J.D. '15 & Matthew Smith, J.D. '15

2017

Annie McBride '07, J.D. '15 

2016

C. Garlan White '08

2015

Stephanie Hilferty '07

2014

Greg Rhoades '06

2013

Nick Poche '03

2012

Michelle Clarke '06 

2011

Sharonda Williams, J.D. '01

2010

Jordan D. Huck '04, J.D. '07

2009

Leigh Thorpe '03