Every year since 1982, AACC has presented the Outstanding Alumni Award to those individuals nominated by their community college who have excelled in their field and given back to their community.
2014 Outstanding Alumni Award Recipients
Awards will be presented at the AACC Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., April 5–8, 2014.
Dr. Toshiko Abe
Parliamentary Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan
Alumna of Gadsden State Community College, Alabama
Head Coach, Women's Basketball, University of Connecticut
Alumnus of Montgomery County Community College, Pennsylvania
Coach, Emory & Henry College; Founder, Doug Blevins Kicking & Punting
Alumnus of Virginia Highlands Community College
Founder and CEO, John Dau Foundation and Lost Boy of Sudan
Alumnus of Onondaga Community College, New York
Dr. Elias Provencio-Vasquez
Dean, School of Nursing, University of Texas at El Paso
Alumnus of GateWay Community College, Arizona
Joseph Searles III
President, Joseph Searles & Company, Inc.
Alumnus of Pratt Community College, Kansas