Awards-Distinguished Ser Past Winners

 

Distinguished Service Award Past Recipients

The KASA Distinguished Service Award has been presented annually, since 1973, to a retired KASA member who has exhibited exemplary education leadership ability and has brought honor to his/her colleagues, his/her profession, and to himself/herself. A list of the recipients appears below:

YearWinners
2013

Kenneth "Pete" Galloway
Retired Superintendent, Graves County Schools 

2012

Tim Hanner
Retired Superintendent, Kenton County Schools

Fred Carter
Retired Superintendent Glasgow Independent Schools
x

2011 Frank Welch
Retired Superintendent, Pike County Schools
x
2010 Leon Mooneyhan
Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative
x
2009

Roger Marcum
Retired Superintendent, Marion County Schools
x

2008

Walter Leon Lee
Retired Principal, Owensboro Ind. Schools
x

2007

David Barnett
Morhead State University
x

2006

Carla Foster
Shelby Co.
x

2005 Mr. Ronald “Sonny” Fentress
Superintendent, Anderson County Schools
x
2004 Mr. Charles Edwards
Retired Elementary Principal & KDE Director of Leadership Development
x
2003 Mr. Woodie Cheek
Retired Superintendent, Bath Co. Schools
x
2002 Ms. Judith White
Retired Administrator, Somerset Ind. Schools
x
2001 Mr. James Nix
Director of Pupil Personnel, Calloway County Schools
x
2000 Mr. Charles Campbell
Superintendent, Barren County Schools
x
1999 Mr. Wendell Emerson
Superintendent, Casey County Schools
x
1998 Ms. Jane Boyd
Director, Family Resource/Youth Service Center, Danville Ind. Schools
x
1997 Dr. Dan Branham
Superintendent, Boyd County Schools
x
1996 Mr. George Kirk
Superintendent, Robertson County Schools
x
1995 Ms. Jan Gevedo
Elementary Supervisor, Lincoln County Schools
x
1994 Dr. Fred D. Williams
retired Superintendent, Ft. Thomas Ind. Schools
x
1993 Ms. Emajo Carlton
Superintendent, Boyle County Schools
x
1992 Dr. Robert Arvin, Superintendent
Oldham County/Deputy Commissioner of Finance, KDE
x
1991 Dr. Thomas Jeffries
Professor of Education, University of Louisville
x
1990 Mr. Charles A. Brown
Superintendent, Fleming County Schools
x
1989 Mr. Harold L. Holbrook
Superintendent, Carter County Schools
x
1988 Mr. Reed Conder
Superintendent, Marshall County Schools
x
1987 Mr. Frank Hatfield
Superintendent, Bullitt County Schools
x
1986 Dr. Bill Braden
Exec. Director, Ky. Assoc. for Counseling and Development
x
1985 Mr. Lloyd Mullins
Superintendent, Spencer County Schools
x
1984 Mr. Tom Vinson
Superintendent, Trigg County Schools
x
1983 No award given
x
1982 Mr. Charlie Akins
Superintendent, Hardin County Schools
x
1981 Mr. James P. Melton
Executive Director, Kentucky School Boards Association
x
1980 Mr. WD Kelley
Superintendent, Christian County Schools
x
1979 Mr. Gayle W. Bowen
Director, Division of Finance
x
1978 Mr. Edward Cline
Internal Auditor, Jefferson County Schools
x
1977 Mr. Charles C. McCormick
Superintendent, Campbell County Schools
x
1976 Mr. Samuel Alexander
Associate Superintendent of Public Instruction
x
1975 Dr. Richard Van Hoose
Superintendent, Jefferson County Schools
x
1974 Mr. Joe Alsop
Director, Division of Finance, KDE
x
1973 Dr. Tate C. Page
Dean, College of Education, Western Kentucky University
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