COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Alumni Spotlight

We have a legacy of producing leaders, impacting human lives daily, across various industries around the world. We celebrate their achievements and spotlight several as a model to current and former students. A College of Education degree can take you as far as you desire. Take a moment to read about the lives, careers and stories of some of our outstanding graduates.   

Distinguished Alumni

Each year the College of Education honors former alumni who have distinguished themselves professionally and academically. These men and women carry reputation of Louisiana Tech University to new places and heights, and we are proud of their achievements. The Alumnus of the Year is selected from a pool of highly-qualified nominees by a special committee consisting of College of Education faculty from all three departments.

Previous Alumni of the Year

  • 2017 – Shirley Edmondson Crump
  • 2016 – Jeanette Jarrell Hinckley
  • 2015 – Dr. William B. and Mrs. Pamela Kiper Ware
  • 2014 – Dr. Jerry Andrews
  • 2013 – Dr. Susan Adams
  • 2012 – Dr. Debbie P. Williamson
  • 2011 – Dr. Randy Moffett
  • 2010 – Scotty Robertson
  • 2009 – Gerald W. Cobb
  • 2008 – Sandra Price Johnson
  • 2007 – Dr. Deborah Thompson Silver
  • 2006 – Dr. Jason C. Owen
  • 2005 – Dr. Billy Jack Talton
  • 2004 – Garland D. Gregory
  • 2003 – W. Leon Barmore
  • 2002 – A. Wayne Watson
  • 2001 – Ruth Johnson
  • 2000 – Steven E. McClung
  • 1999 – Ercell Weems King
  • 1998 – Catherine S. Cox
  • 1997 – Dr. John O. Mecom
  • 1996 – F. C. Haley
  • 1995 – Dr. Raymond A. Hicks
  • 1993 – Hartford H. Causey
  • 1992 – Fred L. Higgonbotham
  • 1991 – Dr. John A. Cawthon
  • 1990 – Enid Geladden Butler
  • 1989 – R. Alex Laney
  • 1988 – John P. Kavanaugh
  • 1987 – Nancy Bergeron
  • 1986 – Annie Stuckey Tanner
  • 1985 – Morelle Emmons