Distinguished Alumni Awards

DAA Recipients

Distinguished Alumni Awards

Each year, SMU honors four outstanding leaders in philanthropy, business and civic life with the highest honor the University can bestow upon its graduates.

The Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony recognizes extraordinary achievement, outstanding character and good citizenship in an event hosted by President R. Gerald Turner and the SMU Alumni Board.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

6 p.m. Registration
7 p.m. Dinner
Armstrong Fieldhouse

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2020 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Clark Hunt ’87, Connie Blass O’Neill ’77, and Kathryn Kimbrough Waldrep ’72, ’73 

2020 Emerging Leader Award Recipient

Amber Venz Box ’08