Distinguished Alumni

The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes graduates who have been positive role models, involved in their community, exhibited accomplishments in their field and enhanced the quality of CCC.

The Award is presented annually to a Corning Community College alum at the Reflections Awards Ceremony in the fall.  

2015 Distinguished Alumni Award

Nancy (Smoogen) Williamson '74 has worked at ServU Credit Union for over 40 years, and taught as an adjunct faculty instructor at CCC for more than 21 years.  Read more about Nancy...  

 

 

If you would like to nominate someone for 2016, please complete the award nomination form or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 607-962-9473 or alumni@corning-cc.edu.  Nomination submissions for 2016 must be received by April 1. 

Past Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

  • 2013 - Mr. John "Jack" W. Kelley '62
  • 2012 - Mr. Gordon W. Hills, Jr. ‘70
  • 2011 - Dr. Richard A. Chordash ‘67
  • 2010 - Mr. Harold F. Hall ‘68 & Dr. William M. Hall ‘68
  • 2009 - Mr. William Lewis Perdue III ’70
  • 2008 - Dr. Edward “Sandy” A. Franklin, Jr. ‘72
  • 2007 - Mr. William T. Hanley ‘70
  • 2006 - Mr. Ronald E. Allison ‘68
  • 2005 - Mr. Lawrence R. Johnston ‘70
  • 2004 - Mr. John M. Carroll ‘79
  • 2003 - Dr. Jay S. Hanas ‘68
  • 2002 - Dr. Caroline J. Easton-Creighton ‘87
  • 2001 - Mr. Steven D. Dickinson ‘71
  • 2000 - Mr. Clarence F. Bercher ‘66
  • 1999 - Mr. Duane C. Montopoli ‘99
  • 1998 - Mr. John H. Zeller ‘71
  • 1997 - Mr. Kevin O'Leary ‘69
  • 1996 - Hon. Thomas E. Ramich ‘70
  • 1995 - Dr. Cassandra J. Runyon ‘80
  • 1993 - Mr. Stephen D. Daley ‘68
  • 1992 - Dr. Alan Berry ‘79
  • 1991 - Col. Eileen M. Collins ‘76
  • 1990 - Dr. Gary A. Griffin ‘60
  • 1989 - Mrs. Joan (Dugan) Wilson ‘69
  • 1988 - Mr. James E. Riesbeck ‘62
  • 1987 - ​Dr. Norman C. Walton ‘68