OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU Engineering Alumni Honored

04/27/2009

CORVALLIS, Ore. - The College of Engineering at Oregon State University recently honored 42 of its distinguished alumni at the annual Oregon Stater Awards.

Engineering alumni were inducted in three groups based on the length of their careers and contributions to society – the Engineering Hall of Fame, the Academy of Distinguished Engineers and the Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers.

Recipients of these awards are affiliated with both large and small companies, as well as major government agencies, the U.S. Armed Forces and international universities.

Among those honored were:

Arizona
Phoenix
Nivruti Rai - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

California
Cupertino
Adi Kusma - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

La Jolla
Seth Sproul - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

Livermore
Angie Cook - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

Los Gatos
Adam King - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers
Ajit Rode - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Menlo Park
Pat Connolly - Hall of Fame

Newcastle
Mike Peery - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

San Rafael
Darry Callahan - Hall of Fame

Solana Beach
Frank Dudek - Hall of Fame

Stanford
Ron Arps - Hall of Fame

Trabuco Canyon
John Barneson - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Kentucky
Prospect
Mitch Nichols - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Oregon
Banks
Don Chambers - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Corvallis
Gregory Merten - Hall of Fame

Eugene
Gayle Harley - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Hillsboro
Jean Watson - Hall of Fame
Larry Watson - Hall of Fame

Lake Oswego
Darrell Teegarden - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Mulino
Mark Madison - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Portland
Robert Bonney - Hall of Fame
Dan Kavanaugh - Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Peter Koonce - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers
Michael Miles - Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Jason Smesrud - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

Salem
Jay Compton - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Wilsonville
John Weisner - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

Maryland
Potomac
Taymoor Arshi - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Minnesota
Saing Paul
Brian Davis - Council of Outstanding Early Career Engineers

Texas
Houston
William McHolick - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Virginia
Annandale
Jackson Wong - Hall of Fame

Washington
Bremerton
Jeff Ammon - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Burien
Cheryl Britton - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Camas
Andy LaFrazia - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Kenmore
Lee Cheatham - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

Seattle
Carroll Page - Hall of Fame

Vancouver
Suzanne Townsen - Academy of Distinguished Engineers

West Richland
Christopher Gesh - Academy of Distinguished Engineers