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.

Alumni of the Year

1984 Roy G. Kaiser BS '54
1985 James Aylesworth MA '78
1986 Raymond L. Schilling BS '55
1987 Daniel J. Leikip '69
1988 Reverend Robert W. Smith '64
1989 Geraldine (Bock) Brazeal BA '70
1989 John Brazeal BA '71
1990 Robert G. Miles BA '65
1991 Ronald F. Zernicke BA '70
1992 Guenther K. Herzog BS '50
1993 Melba (Hueffmeier)
               Hanssen BS '63
1993 Lloyd C. Foerster BS '49
1994 Thomas L. Roemke BS '65
1995 Clifford T. Johnson BA '93, MA '02
1996 Ralph L. Kohrs BS '58

1997 Elizabeth (Wachal) Kurth BA '75, CAS '95
1997 Mark A. Hasenwinkel BA '89
1998 Steven T. Isoye MA '95
1998 Fern Pfitzer BS '41
1999 Barbara (Bramstadt)
               Korntheuer BA '74
1999 Mark Korntheuer BA '75

2000 Judy (Werman) Christian BA '69
2000 Gerald L. Koenig BS '60
2001 Laura (Rahe) Latzke BS '56
2001 C. William Hoesman BS '62
2002 Allan C. Oesterreich BS '59
2003 W. James Kirchhoff  BS '57
2003 Beth E. (Pflug) Heiney BA '80
2004 Lois Catrambone CAS '92
2004 Leonard Berghaus BS '61

2005 Kay Thunder-Haab BS '59
2006 Walter Richter BS '31
2007 Kenneth Black BS '58, MA '66
2008 Judith C. Meier BS '62
2009 Jeffrey D. Daley BA '66
2010 Louise Schini Weber BA '69
2011 Yoko Y. Avramov MA '04
2011 Jeffrey Hesterman BA '81
2012 Philip J. Zielke BA '04
2013 David M. Stocker BS '61 
2013 Carol (Fredericks) Ebeling BS '63
2014 Kurtis D. Schultz BA '75
2015 Arthur L. Preuss, Sr. BS '54
2016 David H. Krubsack BS '58
2017 
Christopher Steinmann MA '08