Joann Snitily Couton
Joann Snitily Couton ’74, Wahoo, was the recipient of the Platt Music Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. The Platt Music Award is presented to a Doane graduate for outstanding achievement in music.
Marjorie I. Daley
Marjorie I. Daley ’87, Laramie, Wyo. published “The Ultimate Guide to Wild Canines, Primitive Dogs, and Pariah Dog.”
Gary L. Parsons
Gary L. Parsons ’57, Sonora, Calif. has served as the game announcer for the Sonora High School Wildcat Football team for 56 years. Parsons began his announcing career as a Doane student in the fall of 1953 at Doane. At 84, Parsons has decided this will be his last season.
Douglas J. Estrada
Douglas J. Estrada ’89, Bentonville, Ark. was the recipient of the Honor D Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. The Honor D Award is presented to a former Doane Athlete who has distinguished themselves by outstanding service in their life’s work.
Dr. Bruce Sheffield
Dr. Bruce Sheffied ’69, Raymond, and his wife Margaret were the recipients of the Builder Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. The Doane Builder Award is presented to alumni who have distinguished themselves and Doane through outstanding achievement, professional accomplishments, community service and their relationship with the college. This is considered the highest award an alumnus of the college can receive.
G. Garrett Shadbolt
G. Garrett Shadbolt ’19, Merriman, was the first round leader at the Buffalo Bill Rodeo in North Platte on June 13th.
Otieno Paulvince Obuon
Otieno Paulvince Obuon ’08, ’11E, ’19DE, Crete, was the recipient of the Young Alumni Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. Paulvince has demonstrated outstanding service inside and outside of the classroom. His selflessness is seen at every turn, playing a large role in shaping the man he is today.
William J. Kerber
William J. Kerber ’76, Willowbrook, Ill. was the recipient of the Exceptional Service Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. Bill Kerber has led a lifetime of service to young athletes. He embodies the community spirit of Doane and the ruggedness of its athletic programs.
Megan Shields Hillman
Megan was Teacher of the Year for Antelope Ridge Schools in Colorado.
Andrea K. Johnson
Andrea was the recipient of the Department of Sociology Teaching Award at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.