Alumnus of the Year Recipients

The Brother Gregory Corcoran Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award

This Award is:

  • Conferred annually to a graduate of Belmont Abbey College, Belmont Abbey Prep School, Belmont Abbey College, Sacred Heart Academy or Sacred Heart College.
  • Recognized for outstanding personal achievements and brings the accomplishments of our alumni to the attention of all alumni, students, faculty, the monastic community and members of the BAC community.
  • A candidate that exemplifies the ideals of the College, assists Belmont Abbey through their efforts with reunions, alumni events, fund-raising, admissions or any area where the College needs a volunteer.

Recipients

InductionClass Year
1984 L. Edward Antosek, D.O. 1968
1985 James M. Mead, B. General, USMC 1957
1986 Stephen B. Delaney 1960
1987 James G. Babb Jr. 1959
1988 Richard J. Salem 1969
1989 John J. Calaman 1972
1990 Abbot Walter A. Coggin, O.S.B. 1936
1991 Kevin Soden 1967
1992 Gerald S. Healy 1970
1993 Bruce “Bud” Wofford 1966
1994 Douglas D. Wetmore 1965
1995 Larry W. Hartsell 1970
1996 Sharon L. Folk 1968
1997 Eugene C. Santos 1949
1998 Michael E. Snyder 1962
*1999 Henry H. “Hank” Steincke 1963
*1999 James P. Kirby 1983
2000 Robert M. Gallagher 1972
2001 Robert K. “Bob” Kelly 1951
2002 Robert A. Preston 1953
2003 Frank L. Johnson 1971
2004 Fr. John Oetgen O.S.B. 1945
2005 Anthony C. “Chuck” Muller 1956
2006 Robert A. Healy 1968
2007 Charlie Martin 1970
2008 Doug Ehmann 1985
2009 Gene A. Miller 1965
2010 William L. Esser, IV 1995
**2012 Richard G. Hoefling 1971

* Steincke and Kirby shared honors in 1999

** Starting after 2010, award given every two years