This award honors the life and work of one of the earliest pioneers of our profession, Esther Lloyd-Jones. The award recipient exemplifies the profession's commitment to service through significant, continued, and unselfish service/leadership activities that have benefited the  nominee’s campus, the profession, ACPA, and the profession's practice on the state and national level. 

Criteria:

  • Minimum of 15 years as a scholar or practitioner in student affairs within an institution of higher education

  • Evidence of making a significant contribution(s) to the co-curricular student experience, their campus, and/or their colleagues

  • Is well versed in the literature and has evidence of applying theory to practice in their work. (This could be far ranging from student affairs, developmental theory, environmental and cultural literature and research.)

  • Demonstrated commitment to ACPA

 

Required Documentation:

  • Letter of nomination that articulates how the individual meets the criteria for the award and includes the nominee's name, email address, and telephone number

  • The nominee’s resume

  • Two supporting letters from other leaders in the field

Nomination Information:

You may nominate yourself or another individual. To nominate someone, send the required information by November 17, 2017 to the Major Awards Coordinator, Lee Hawthorne (recognize@acpa.nche.edu).

Jan Arminio

Current Winners

Jan L. Arminio , George Mason University

Past Winners

2016

  • Paul Shang

2015

  • Myra Morgan

2014

  • Patricia A. Perillo

2013

  • Charles C. Schroeder
  • Patricia B. Enos

2012

  • Lynn Hagen Willett

2011

  • Jonathan Poullard

2010

  • Jean Paratore

2009

  • Mike D’Attilio

2008

  • Jill E. Carnaghi

2007

  • Leila V. Moore

2006

  • Dennis C. Roberts

2005

  • Vernon A. Wall

2004

  • Stan Carpenter

2003

  • Tom G. Walter

2002

  • Mona Hicks

2001

  • L. Russell Watjen

2000

  • Don G. Creamer

1999

  • Harold E. Cheatham
  • Charles J. Fey

1998

  • Jane Fried

1997

  • Laurine E. Fitzgerald

1995

  • William A. Bryan

1994

  • Susan R. Komives

1993

  • Cynthia S. Johnson

1992

  • Jay R. Stormer

1991

  • Diane A. Johnson
  • Audrey W. Remley

1989

  • Gerald Saddlemire

1987

  • Richard B. Caple

1986

  • Margaret J. Barr

1985

  • Harry J. Canon

1984

  • Thomas M. Magoon

1983

  • Phyllis L. Mable

1982

  • Louis C. Stamatakos

1981

  • Theodore K. Miller

1980

  • Robert H. Shaffer

1979

  • Merrill C. "Jack" Beyerl

1978

  • Charles L. Lewis

1977

  • Esther Lloyd-Jones

1976

  • William D. Martinson