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Alumni Award Winners

Neal Ensminger Distinguished Alumnus

Named in honor of one of Tennessee Wesleyan’s most distinguished alumni, J. Neal Ensminger, recipients are selected from nominations and are based on the individual’s achievements within their profession, church and community service, or service to the University.
Dr. Josh Yother (’96) - J. Neal Ensminger Distinguished Alumnus (2020 Winner) - left
Angel Hardaway (’06) - J. Neal Ensminger Distinguished Alumnus (2021 Winner) - right

Dr. Josh YotherAngel Hardaway


Outstanding Young Alumnus

This award was established in 2003. Awardees are chosen from nominations and are based on the individual’s achievements within their profession, church and community service, or service to the University. The nominee must have graduated within the last 15 years and be under age 40.
Erica Allen Peden (’14) - Outstanding Young Alumna (2020 Winner) - left

Dr. Katie Morgan-Harper (’10) - Outstanding Young Alumnus (2021 Winner) - right

Erica PedenKatie Morgan-Harper


Robbie J. Ensminger Friend of Wesleyan

This award was established in 1987 to recognize those who have given their time, talent, and resources to Tennessee Wesleyan University.
Debbie Hahn - Robbie J. Ensminger Friend of Wesleyan (2020 Winner) - left

Ginny Elliott - Robbie J. Ensminger Friend of Wesleyan (2021 Winner) - right

Debbie HahnGinny Elliott