Giving To Concordia

Alumni of the Year

Established in 1984, the Alumnus/a of the Year Award is presented to a graduate whose service to the church and community has brought honor to Concordia University Chicago. The honorees, selected by the faculty, are recognized publicly for his or her accomplishments during Concordia's commencement ceremonies in December or May.

Concordia Faculty Seeks Nominations for Alumni of the Year

The faculty welcomes submissions from alumni and the community for the Alumni of Year award and looks to salute graduate and undergraduate alumni of varied contributions and disciplines. To make a recommendation for the current academic year, download and submit the nomination form no later than October 1.

2013 Alumna of the Year

Two Generations of Concordia
University Chicago Alumni
2013 Alumna of the Year Carol (Friedricks) Ebeling ’63 with (left to right) granddaughter Rachel Schaefer, sophomore; husband David Ebeling ’63; and granddaughter Hannah Schaefer, senior.

 

 

 

Alumni of the Year

1984 Dr. Roy G. Kaiser '54
1985 James Aylesworth ‘78
1986 Raymond L. Schilling '55
1987 Daniel J. Leikip '69
1988 Reverend Robert W. Smith '64
1989 Geraldine (Bock) Brazeal '70
1989 John Brazeal ‘71
1990 Robert G. Miles '65
1991 Dr. Ronald F. Zernicke '70
1992 Guenther K. Herzog '50
1993 Dr. Melba (Hueffmeier)
                Hanssen '63
1993 Lloyd C. Foerster '49
1994 Thomas L. Roemke '65
1995 Clifford T. Johnson '93
1996 Ralph L. Kohrs '58
1997 Elizabeth (Wachal) Kurth '75
1997 Mark A. Hasenwinkel '89
1998 Steven T. Isoye ‘95
1998 Fern Pfitzer '98
1999 Barbara (Bramstadt) 
                Korntheuer '74
1999 Mark Korntheuer '75

2000 Judy (Werman) Christian '69
2000 Gerald L. Koenig '60
2001 Laura (Rahe) Latzke '56
2001 Reverend C. William Hoesman '62
2002 Allan C. Oesterreich '59
2003 W. James Kirchhoff '57
2003 Beth E. (Pflug) Heiney '80
2004 Lois Catrambone CAS '92
2004 Leonard Berghaus ‘61
2005 Kay Thunder-Haab ‘59
2006 Walter Richter ‘31
2007 Kenneth Black ’58 & ‘66
2008 Dr. Judith C. Meier '62
2009 Dr. Jeffrey D. Daley '66
2010 Louise Schini Weber '69
2011 Yoko Y. Avramov MA '04
2011 Capt. Jeffrey Hesterman '81
2012 Philip J. Zielke '04
2013 Dr. David M. Stocker '61 
2013 Carol (Fredericks) Ebeling '63
2014 TBA