March 17, 2014
Nominations for distinguished alumni from North Central Missouri College and Trenton Junior College are being accepted for 2014. The North Central Missouri College Foundation, Inc. will honor the selected alumni who attended either TJC or NCMC with a formal presentation and ceremony at the 11th Annual Gala scheduled for Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the Ketcham Community Center on the college campus in Trenton.
To nominate an alum (either a graduate or someone who attended classes at NCMC/TJC), a nomination form must be completed and forwarded to the Office of Development at 1301 Main Street, Trenton, MO 64683. A form can be obtained by calling the NCMC Development/Foundation Office at 660-359-3948 x1415. A nomination may also be made online via the following link on the NCMC website: http://www.ncmissouri.edu/alumni/pages/distinguished_alums.aspx. The deadline for submitting nominations is June 1, 2014.
Alums do not have to reside in the immediate area to be considered. Deceased alumni are not eligible for consideration. Criteria for the selection of honorees includes attendance to NCMC/TJC, success in their chosen professional field or through their voluntary service, support to the college (this is not to be constituted by the amount of financial support made) and involvement in community including church, civic and family activities.
Previous TJC/NCMC Distinguished Alumni have included Dr. Joanna Anderson, Mike Arbuckle, Cathy Brantley Bailey, John R. Bain, Larry D. Barnes, Frederick and Franklin Bosley, Marceline Wilson Brown, Bruce Constant, Dr. Linda Kay Smith Crowe, Phyllis Jackson Dible, Claude and Nadine Dunn Eckert, Robert Gallup, Arlie Hamilton Gentry, Betty Frances Hall, John Philip Hamilton, Charles Hoffman, Chris Hoffman, H. Frank Hoffman, Mary Jo Hoffman, Judge James D. Holcomb, Dr. John Holcomb, Edward E. Holt, Lloyd Ketcham, Dr. J.A. Keuhn, Steve Maxey, Marian Abernathy McCarty, Dr. Jerry Hammond McClelland, Cathy McKay, Dr. Grace Marie Warren McReynolds, Patricia Furlong Mertens, R. Leroy Miller, Woody Overton, W.W. “Pete” Peery, William R. Robbins, Harvey (H.A.) Roberson, Philip Schlarb, Marvin L. Sharp, Robert and Ann Mayo Sibbit, Don Sipes Jr., Dr. Lester Skaggs, Cathie Higdon Smith, Dr. Mark Foster St. Claire, Dennis Walker, Dr. David Witten, and Don and Letha Mack Woodard.