Distinguished Alumni

The Distinguished Alumni Award is given to an individual in recognition of significant professional achievement, service to the community and support of the College and/or its Foundation. A plaque will be presented to the recipient during the Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 13 where he or she will also have the opportunity to address members of the Class of 2014.

2014 Recipient

Rhonda Lee
Class of 2004 – Paralegal

2013 Recipient

Tracie Livesay
Class of 1995 – Legal Assistant Technology

2012 Recipient

Terry Sisk
Class of 1976 – Mechanical Engineering Technology
Faculty Member, 1980-2012

Nomination Process – Nominations may be made by anyone including you.

All nominations will be reviewed by an external selection committee comprised of members of the Pellissippi State Foundation Board of Trustees.

Criteria – Nominee must

  1. Be distinguished in his or her chosen business, profession or life’s work
  2. Have demonstrated a continued interest in Pellissippi State Community College and/or its Foundation and must have contributed his or her time, talent or other resources to benefit the institution 

Deadline for submission of nomination is Friday, April 11, 2014.

Nominee Information

Please tell us about the person you would like to nominate.

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NominATOR Information

Please tell us about yourself.

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Recommendation Letter

*Mention the nominee's professional accomplishments, community contributions, service to the College and/or its Foundation, and other information that you deem noteworthy.

I am recommending this individual for the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award because...

Please feel free to contact the Alumni Relations office at (865) 539-7242 for more information.