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Outstanding Alumni

A tradition for many years at ASU-Beebe, the Outstanding Alumni Award is the highest honor that ASU-Beebe bestows upon an outstanding alum. The opportunity to nominate an ASU-Beebe Alum for 2019 is open from March 15 - May 31.

​The purpose of this award is to recognize the educational and career achievements of ASU-Beebe alumni, their success as leaders in their professional field and the impact they have had and will continue to have on society and their profession.  This award salutes the achievements of outstanding alumni whose personal lives, professional achievements, community service and are considered outstanding role models for current students.                                     

Award recipients are selected based on the following criteria:

  • Be a graduate of ASU-Beebe
  • Have achieved significant recognition or accomplishment in their chosen field, community service or service to ASU-Beebe
  • Be able to accept the award in person and participate in the awards ceremony at the Arkansas Community College (ACC) Convention. 


If you would like to nominate someone for the 2019 award, please use the online form or download the PDF located at the button below and mail to ASU-Beebe, Attn: Advancement Office, P.O. Box 1000, Beebe, AR 72012. All fields must be filled out to qualify.

Note: it is recommended you have all information about the nominee in hand before filling out the nomination form. The form requires all contact information, and additional information as noted above. The deadline for the current year nominations is May 31, 2020.

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          2019 Nomination - Electronic Form

          2019 Nomination Packet - Downloadable PDF


List of our previous Outstanding Alumni

2019 - John Hayes

2018 - Marvin Jones

2017 - Tom Brannon

2016 -  Barry Farris

2015 -  Jamie Mobley

2014 -  Jeremy Gillam

2013 -  Gabe Holmstrom

2012 -  Mike Hutsell

2011 -  Jeannie Lindsey

2010 -  Garth Martin

2009 -  Lyndle McCurley

2008 -  Mark Pate

2007 -  Robert Evans

2006 -  Howard Lamb

2005 -  Gene Higginbotham

2004 -  Glynda Turley

2003 -  David Evans

2002 -  Doyle Slaten

2001 -  Bill Abernathy

2000 -  George Fisher

1999 -  Wilma Beard

1998   -------------------

1997 -  David Choate

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