Distinguished Alumni Award

Since its establishment in 1991, the Foundation's Distinguished Alumni Award has been given to 58 noteworthy individuals. Past recipients come from a broad range of professions and were nominated on the basis of their academic success, professional achievement or community service.

Award Criteria

Nominees for this award must:

  • Have received an Edmonds Community College degree or certificate, or
  • Have attended classes at Edmonds Community College for at least one year, and
  • Not have attended Edmonds Community College during the last five years and are not currently enrolled in classes

Selection criteria also includes:

  • Outstanding accomplishments in career or profession
  • Community service through active involvement in civic and/or charitable organizations
  • Service on an Edmonds Community College advisory board or as a student mentor or advocate

2017 Recipients:

  • Rob Thompson
  • Don Wick

View previous winners