Alumni awards & Honors


The Park School is pleased to present alumni with several awards each year. These awards recognize accomplishments in athletics, as well as service and dedication to the School. Learn more about each award, including a list of previous winners, below.

ALUMNI SERVICE AWARd

The Alumni Service Award was established by the Alumni Association to honor alumni for outstanding leadership and their contributions to Park. Past recipients are listed below.     

 Alumni Service Award acceptance  Alumni Service Award presentation

1979 - Judith Schoellkopf '36
1980 - Taddy Taylor Dann '47
1981 - Eugene M. Setel '46
1982 - Arthur M. Meyer '42
1983 - S. Douglas Cornell '31
           & James G. Dyett '27
1984 - Peter B. Dow '50
1985 - Not awarded
1986 - Patty Cohen Gelman '66
           & Thomas H. Leed '61
1987 - Donald C. Roberts '59

1988 - Corning Townsend '28
    & Jane Gilbert Townsend '33
1989 - Joy Grady Simpkins '45
1990 - Sydney Elster Goldstein '54
1991 - Thomas J. Fulton
1992 - William B. Hoyt II 
1993 - Not awarded
1994 - Charles W. Walker '31
1995 - Sally Clough Hezel '66
1996 - Alexander (Sandy) Cordes '43

1997 - Jeffrey Meilman '61 MD

1998 - Louis W. Irmisch III '66
1999 - Not awarded
2000 - Lisbeth Walls '58
2001 - Mark W. Karrer '73
2002 - Not awarded
2003 - Cheek Scholarship Committee
2004 - Not awarded
2005 - Not awarded
2006 - Stephen Obletz '66
2007 - Ann Burns

2008 - Timothy J. Finnell '58

2009 - Gordon R. Gross '49
2010 - Not awarded
2011 - Thomas H. Leed '61
           & David A. Patton '61
2012 - William W. Pfeifer '83
2013 - Robert Montgomery '55
2014 - Not awarded
2015 - Not awarded
2016 - David A. Rich '63
2017 - Nancy Stone Barrett '51
2018 - Joe McMahon '83

2019 - Dorothy Hoffman Bergman '72

 

ALUMNI senior AWARD

The Alumni Senior Award recognizes the graduating senior who has contributed the most to the School. Selection is by vote of the faculty, the senior class, and the alumni board. Past recipients are listed below. 

  Alumni Senior Award acceptance    Alumni Senior Award presentation

1979 - Brant Metzloff
1980 - Charles Bachmann
1981 - Jane Robinson Ward & 
          Gillian Turgeon 
1982 - Deborah Gilburg
1983 - Joseph McMahon
1984 - Amy Gilburg
1985 - Megan Meyer
1986 - Stephanie Hall Prewitt
1987 - Bridget Hayes & 
          Nnenna Kalaya Okereke

1988 - Kevin Cummings & 
          Jonathan Gilburn

1989 - Glenn Goldman
1990 - Robert Humston
1991 - Daniel Meeker
1992 - Eric Rosen
1993 - Amos Marvel
1995 - Kevin Graff
1996 - Justin Bailey
1997 - Tiffany Careathers & 
          Barnaby Rich
1998 - Monica Karwan & 
          Molly Sullivan

1999 - Rachel Hezel Rzayev & 
          Jamie Obletz

2000 - Stephen Coppola
2001 - Andrew Oles
2002 - Sara Schmitt
2003 - Rebecca Taylor & 
          Kody Sprague
2004 - Jeremy Freeman &
          Heidi Genrich
2005 - Ellie Bibas & 
          Leslie Rosenberg
2006 - Allison Taylor
2007 - Ed Hasegawa & 
          Andrea Reese

2008 - Jud Heussler & 
           Abhinav Nangia
2009 - Natalie Fraize
2010 - Lucas Baumgart
2011 - Madeline Connors
2012 - Jordan Heussler
2013 - Noah Pfeiffer
2014 - Julian Fraize
2015 - Trevor Cornish
2016 - Seychelle Mikofsky
2017 - Michael Jeswald
2018 - James Ellegate
2019 - Xinghao James Mao

sports hall of fame 

The Sports Hall of Fame was established in 1997 and gives Park School alumni the opportunity to recognize those who have contributed significantly to Park's athletic history. The Hall of Fame acknowledges student athletes, coaches, and contributors who have exemplified Park School spirit over the years.

  Sports Hall of Fame gift recipients    Sports Hall of Fame attendees

Joseph W. Allen '67
DeeDee Danahy Booth '65
Barbara Brizdle '61
W. Lawrence Buck '65
Stephen Cary '59
Dale Casto '54
John E. Clark, Jr. '68
Grier Livingston Curtis '62
Taddy Taylor Dann '47
Jim Derrick ’64
William W. Derrick '68
Timothy J. Finnell '58
Thomas Flood (D)

Gary R. Grelick '65
Margaret Walls Hamilton '61
Jill Robinson Harper '65
Richard Hopkins '78
Jerome G. Jacobstein '59
Kent C. Jewett '71
John Karrer (D)
Mark W. Karrer '73
Susan Womer Katzev '58
Jacky Knopp (D)

Gerhard Lang ’64
Donald H. Lischer '56 (D)
Howard Maierhofer '54 (D)

Ron Maierhofer '53
Wendy Caldwell Maloney '75
Phillip M. Marshall ‘63
Thomas A. Medige '77 (D)
Gary Mols '64
Herb Mols (D)
Chris Moore '96
James R. Morrison '68
Barbara Dodd Murray '60
Ted Nitterauer '64
William Porter '85
C. Allan Ryan '46

Duane Sevillian '71        

Joy Grady Simpkins '45 (D)
Jennifer Smith '75
Mary Doolittle Taylor '40 
   and Sally Keating Walsh '40
Gary Vogel '74
Richard L. Vogel '68
Robert J. Wilson '55
Tom Zierk '54 
1967 Softball Team