Distinguished Service Award

The University of Virginia Alumni Association’s Distinguished Service Award

This award was established to recognize a member of the University community who has exhibited leadership qualities which serve as an inspiring example to his or her colleagues and other members of the University community. A suitably framed certificate of recognition and $5,000 cash are presented to the recipient.

2018 Winner:  L. Kent Merritt, Administrative Supervisor, History Department

2017 Winner:  Stephen Kimata, Assistant Vice President, Student Financial Services

2016 Winner:  Sheila Meek, Student Services Specialist, Athletics Department

Award presented by Adrien Harraway, Associate Athletics Director for Student Services.

2015 Winner:  Amanda Henslee Mills, Registrar Associate, Darden Graduate School of Business

2014 Winner:  Debra M. Snow, Graduate Program Administrator, Department of Psychology

Award presented by Donna Hearn (on left), Assistant Chair, Psychology Department

2013 Winner:  Sandra D. Harris, Senior Financial Aid Assistant in the School of Law

Award presented by Jennifer M. Hulvey, Director of Financial Aid, School of Law.