Celebrate 50 Years
Doermer School of Business

Distinguished Alumni Award

Each year the Doermer School of Business honors an individual who has graduated from the Doermer School of Business. The individual is chosen for the Distinguished Alumni Award. The criteria is based on the following:

  1. The individual must have one or more degrees from within IPFW Doermer School of Business(undergraduate).
  2. The individual has assumed positions of increasing responsibility in his or her field of endeavor and the position which he or she is serving appears to have a great deal of significance.
  3. The individual has contributed time and/or talent to IPFW and/or the community.

Listed below on the past award winners.

  • 2013, Mark Franke, B.S.B., 1973; M.S.B.A., 1984; M.B.A., 1991
  • 2012, Mark Blessing, 1984 B.S. Business Accounting
  • 2011, John Peirce, 1980 M.S. Business Administration
  • 2010, Scott Naltner, 1986 B.S. Business
  • 2009, Jeff A. Taner, 1982 B.S. Business
  • 2008, Katherine A. Carrier, 1981 B.S. Business
  • 2007, Michael D. Coil, 1982 B.S. Business
  • 2006, Chlo Davie, 1983 B.S. Business, 1996 M.S. Business Administration
  • 2005, Robert A'Hearn, 1970 B.S. Business
  • 2003, Robert F. Palevich, 1990 M.S. Business Administration
  • 2002, Kathy S. Pollock, 1991 M.S. Business Administration
  • 2001, Mark E. Souder, 1972 B.S. Business
  • 2000, David P. Molfenter, 1974 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1999, Steven M. Souers, 1974 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1998, Michael L. Motter, 1976 B.S. Business
  • 1997, Karen M. Kasper, 1983 B.S. Business
  • 1996, Thomas G. Blume, 1979 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1996, Dennis A. Blume, 1971 B.S. Business, 1975 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1995, Brenda Pease Fishbaugh, 1979 B.S. Business
  • 1994, Becky Teagarden, 1980 B.S. Business
  • 1993, Terence L. Ternet, 1970 B.S. Business, 1973 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1992, Mark P. Shambaugh, 1982 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1991, Keith Busse, 1978 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1989, Robert D. Fosnaugh, 1971 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1988, C. Suzanne Womak, 1969 A.A.S. Office Technology
  • 1987, Earl McNaughton, 1968 B.S. Business, 1971 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1986, Steven D. Garton, 1970 B.S. Business, 1974 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1985, Dean P. Stanley, 1976 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1984, Charles Conville, 1968 B.S. Business
  • 1983, Joseph L. Wiley, 1977 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1982, Mark L. Akers, 1973 B.S. Business and 1979 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1981, Richard Hans Collins, 1974 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1980, Paul O. Schirmeyer, 1975 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1979, Roland E. Weber, 1974 M.S. Business Administration
  • 1979, Hiram Nally, 1968 B.S. Business