Marquette Engineering

Distinguished Alumnus Recipients

These College of Engineering alumni are the recipients of the college's Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award. Each of them exemplifies the Marquette mission of excellence, faith, leadership and service in their personal and professional lives. Their affiliation with Marquette and the College of Engineering remains strong. We are proud to honor these outstanding individuals.

2013
Thomas G. Searle
Class of 1977
Managing Director,
CH2M HILL Canada

2012

Dr. Erik M. Pell
Class of 1944

2011
James H. Grotelueschen
Class of 1973

2010
Bruno A. Henke Bruno A. Henke
Class of 1960

2009
Mr. Frank Barone Frank J. Barone
Class of 1962 and 1963
Adjunct Professor,
Santa Clara University

2008
Mr. Michael Wallace
Michael J. Wallace
Class of 1969
Vice Chairman,
Consellation Energy

2007
Thomas Werner
Thomas Werner
Class of 1986
Chief Executive Officer,
SunPower Corp.

2006
John Rakolta
John Rakolta
Class of 1970
Chairman and CEO,
Walbridge Aldinge

2005
Anthony Michel
Anthony N. Michel
Class of '58, '64, and '68
Professor and Emeritus Dean, College of Engineering, University of Notre Dame

2004
Robert Greenheck Robert C. Greenheck
Class of 1950
Chair of the Board,
Greenheck Fan Corp.

2003
Richard J. Fotsch Richard J. Fotsch
Classes of 1977 & 1984
President, Engine Group
International Truch and Engine Corp.

2002
Jerome E. Kozlowski
Jerome E. Kozlowski
Class of 1955
Chairman (Retired), Saratoga Capital

2001
John F. Wakerly
John F. Wakerly
Class of 1970
Vice President and Chief Technical Officer, CISCO Systems Inc.

2000
Gerald J. O'Rourke
Gerald J. O'Rourke
Class of 1960
Chairman of the Board and CEO, A&A Manufacturing Company, Inc.

1999
Joseph F. Gloudeman
Joseph F. Gloudman
Class of 1958
Principal, Gloudeman Consulting, Chairman of the Board, R.O.S.E. Informatik

1998
Luther W. Graef
Luther W. Graef
Class of 1952
President, American Society of Civil Engineers, Past President, Chairman CEO, Graef, Anhalt, Schloemer & Associates, Inc.

1997
Gordon C. Hurlbert Gordon C. Hurlbert
Class of 1946
President (Retired), Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Power Systems Co.

1996
Richard J. Fridl
Richard J. Fridl
Class of 1949
President (Retired), The Heil Co.

1994
George F. McDonough
George F. McDonough, Jr.
Class of 1953
Director, Science and Engineering Direcorate, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

1993
Louis J. Rutigliano
Louis J. Rutigliano
Classes of 1960 & 1965
Vice Chairman, Ameritech

1992
Andrew J. Fleckenstein Andrew J. Flecksnstein
Class of 1954
President, Fleck Controls, Inc.

1991
Anthony V. Weasler Sr Anthony V. Weasler, Sr.
Class of 1928 & 1929
Chairman of the Board, Weasler Engineering, Inc.

1990
John M. Kucharski
John M. Kucharski
Class of 1958
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, EG&G, Inc.

1989
Milton A. Lunda
Milton A. Lunda
Class of 1943
Chairman of the Board, Lunda Construction Co.

1988
Brig. General Patrick J. Kelly
Brig. General Patrick J. Kelly
Class of 1959
Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Division

1987
William R. Laidig William R. Laidig
Class of 1949
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Great Northern Nekoosa Corp.

1986
George E. Phelps George E. Phelps
Class of 1923
George E. Phelps Co.

1985
Captain David B. Miller
Captain David B. Miller
Class of 1960
Office of The Asst. Secretary of Defense, United States Navy

1984
Horace B. Edwards
Horace B. Edwards
Class of 1948
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President, ARCO Pipeline Co.

1983
Charles C. Schueppert
Charles C. Schueppert
Class of 1958
Chairman-Chief Executive Officer, Sheerness Steel Co., LTD.

1982
Frank J. Austin
Frank J. Austin
Class of 1941
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Giddings and Lewis, Inc.

1981
Lindon E. Saline
Lindon E. Saline
Class of 1945
Manager, Human Resources Systems Development, General Electric Co.

1980
William K. Downey
William K. Downey
Class of 1944
President, Dresser Tool Group, Dresser Industries, Inc.

1979
Donald C. Peters
Donald C. Peters
Class of 1939
Chairman of the Board, Mellon-Stuart Co.

1978
Richard J. Boyle
Richard J. Boyle
Class of 1957
Vice President and General Manager, Electronics Division, Honeywell, Inc.

1977
James B. Kurtzweil
James B. Kurtzweil
Class of 1948
Executive Vice President Operations, Philip Morris Industrial

1976
Leo J. Lechtenberg
Leo J. Lechtenberg
Class of 1938
Vice President of Engine Engineering, Briggs & Stratton Corp.

1975
Leo F. Rehm
Leo F. Rehm
Class of 1938
Managing Partner, Consoer Townsend & Associates

1974
Gerald A. Rauenhorst
Gerald A. Rauenhorst
Class of 1951
President, Rauenhorst Corp.

1973
John C. Staff Jr.
John C. Staff, Jr.
Class of 1935
President, Staff Electric Company Incorporated

1972
Edward J. Gerrits
Edward J. Gerrits
Class of 1925
President, Edward J. Gerrits Incorporated

1971
Raymond D. Leary
Raymond D. Leary
Class of 1930
Chief Engineer, Metropolitan Sewerage Commission

1970
Lawrence G. Haggerty
Lawrence G. Haggerty
Class of 1940
President, Lawrence G. Haggerty and Associates

1969
Robert F. McGinn
Robert F. McGinn
Class of 1940
Vice President, Research and Development, A.0. Smith Corp.

1968
John A. Peeples
John A. Peeples
Class of 1925
Chairman of the Board,
Angelo-Lautaro Nitrate Corp.

1967
Pericles P. Stathas
Pericles P. Stathas
Class of 1923
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
Duff and Phelps Incorporated

1966
Patrick E. Haggerty
Patrick E. Haggerty
Class of 1936
President, Texas Instruments Corp.


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