Previous Award Recipients

Previous SCCC Civic Engagement Leadership Awards Recipients and Honorees

2016

South Carolina Student Service Achievement Award
Student Recipient
Amber Mills
~ Nominated by The Citadel

Student Organization Recipient
Charleston Southern University’s Baseball Team
~ Nominated by Charleston Southern University

Student Honorees
Cory Alpert
~ Nominated by the University of South Carolina
Katherine Brophy
~ Nominated by University of South Carolina Beaufort
Denzel Williams
~ Nominated by Benedict College

Student Organization Honoree
S.H.I.E.L.D.
~ Nominated by Winthrop University

South Carolina Faculty Award for Service Learning
Recipient
Tiffany Silverman
~ Nominated by The Citadel

Honoree
Wendell George Brown
~ Nominated by Benedict College
Joe Jones
~ Nominated by the University of South Carolina

South Carolina Civic Engagement Professional Award
Recipient
Pam Robinson
~ Nominated by University of South Carolina

Honorees
Ron Welch
~ Nominated by The Citadel
Angela M. Woodard
~ Nominated by Benedict College

South Carolina Engaged Community Partner Award
Recipient
Rosewood Elementary School
~ Nominated by Winthrop University

Honorees
Danny & Elizabeth Gilbert
~ Nominated by Charleston Southern University
Students Accepting and Following A Risen Incarnate Savior (S.A.F.A.R.I.S.) /First Calvary Baptist Church
~ Nominated by Benedict College
Jarrett Vella
~ Nominated by The Citadel

2015

Student Service Achievement Award
Doward Hunter Nominated by Claflin University

Honorees
DeAnna Holmes
Nominated by Benedict College
Harley Carrigan
Nominated by Columbia College
Steven Arango
Nominated by Newberry College
Kappa Sigma Alpha Service Organization
Nominated by Spartanburg Methodist College
Brittaney Maples
Nominated by The Citadel
Project VIDA
Nominated by the University of South Carolina
Julia Swidzinski
Nominated by Winthrop University

Faculty Award for Service Learning
David Ackerman, Nominated by Greenville Technical College

Honorees
Gwenda Greene
Nominated by Benedict College
Isaiah McGee
Nominated by Claflin University
Dan Harding
Nominated by Clemson University
Helen Rapoport
Nominated by Columbia College
Susan Shurden
Nominated by Newberry College
Dena Garner
Nominated by The Citadel
Bret Kloos
Nominated by the University of South Carolina
Laura Ullrich
Nominated by Winthrop University

Civic Engagement Professional Award
Katrina Pitts Nominated by the Benedict College

Honorees
Drexel Ball
Nominated by Claflin University
Anita Bowles
Nominated by Spartanburg Methodist College
Kevin Adcock
Nominated by The Citadel
Dottie Weigel
Nominated by the University of South Carolina

Engaged Community Partner Award
Alvera Butler, Nominated by the University of South Carolina

Masjid As-Salaam, Imam Omar Shaheed
Nominated by Benedict College
Project Life: Positeen
Nominated by Claflin University
Operation Veteran Support
Nominated by Columbia College
Christmas in Action
Nominated by Spartanburg Methodist College
Anita Meyers, Gadsden Green Housing Authority
Nominated by The Citadel

2014

Student Service Achievement Award
Jalinda Cilien Nominated by Converse College

Honorees
Sterling Green
Nominated by Greenville Technical College
Andy Michel
Nominated by Claflin Universiy
SCOPE
Nominated by Winthrop University
Brianna McNeal
Nominated by Charleston Southern University
George Howell
Nominated by Benedict College
Allie Babcock
Nominated by the University of South Carolina Columbia
James Robert Daniel
Nominated by The Citadel

Faculty Award for Service Learning
Shane Howell Nominated by Greenville Technical College

Honorees
Geoffrey Morrow
Nominated by Winthrop University
Ruth Beals
Nominated by Converse College
Anita Carman
Nominated by Benedict College
David Whiteman
Nominated by the University of South Carolina Columbia
Erin Templeton
Nominated by Converse College
Rachael Elrod
Nominated by The Citadel

Civic Engagement Professional Award
Christine Shelek Nominated by the University of South Carolina

Honorees
Becky Mann
Nominated by Greenville Technical College
Tondaleya Jackson
Nominated by Benedict College
James Grigg
Nominated by The Citadel

Engaged Community Partner Award
Fred Lesinski Nominated by The Citadel

Honoree
Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter
Erin Galloway, Executive Director
Nominated by the University of South Carolina Columbia
2013

South Carolina Student Service Achievement Award
Pierce Weller, The Citadel

Honorees
Aaron Eichelberger, Winthrop University
Courtney Elliton, Coastal Carolina University
Davina Frazier, University of South Carolina, Beaufort
Christopher Johnson, University of South Carolina, Upstate
Chi Kimpton, The University of South Carolina
Anastasia Morrison, Clemson University
LeAnna Stanley, Coastal Carolina University
Deontez Wimbley, Claflin University
Mu Pi Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Charleston Southern University
Sister Act, Benedict College
Students Taking Active Responsibility, Coastal Carolina University

South Carolina Faculty Award for Service Learning
Ashley Cowden, Clemson University

Honorees
Kathleen Brady, University of South Carolina, Upstate
Don Clerico, Charleston Southern University
Sharynn Etheridge, Claflin University
Lisa Johnson, Winthrop University
Dr. Linda Oakleaf, Benedict College
Bradley Smith, The University of South Carolina
Renarta Tompkins, University of South Carolina, Beaufort
Lori Fernald, The Citadel

South Carolina Civic Engagement Professional Award
Erica Nelson, University of South Carolina

Honorees
Kinyata Adams Brown, Winthrop University
Leroy Durant, Claflin University
James Glasson, University of South Carolina, Beaufort
Susan Hodge Irwin, University of South Carolina, Upstate
Tondaleya Jackson, Benedict College
Tara McNealy, The Citadel
Joyce Rae, Charleston Southern University

South Carolina Engaged Community Partner Award
Christmas in Action Spartanburg, University of South Carolina Upstate

Honorees
Chris Heavner, University Lutheran Church, Clemson University
Latoya McDonald, C.R.A.V.E. Incorporated, Winthrop University
Beverly Pendarvis, Orangeburg County Council on Aging/Meals on Wheels, Claflin University
Bryant Knepp, Habitat for Humanity for Berkeley County, Charleston Southern University
Jenni Asman, Conservation Voters of South Carolina, The University of South Carolina
Aaron Bishop, Grace Christian Church, Benedict College
Fred Leyda, The Beaufort County Human Services Alliance, University of South Carolina, Beaufort
Herdie Matthews, Habitat for Humanity, Coastal Carolina University
Lynn Owings, Burns Elementary School, Charleston County School District, The Citadel