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The James Madison University College of Education is proud to honor alumni or affiliates who have brought distinction to their professions and communities. All are influential individuals who make a positive difference in the lives of children, youth, families, schools, and/or organizations. With this award, we express our deep appreciation to those who, through their service, contributions, and accomplishments, bring distinction and honor to the James Madison University College of Education and beyond.

Distinguished Achievement Award

Recognizes a graduate or an affiliate of the JMU College of Education who is a recognized leader and who has demonstrated meritorious service, innovation, and/or outstanding achievement in the field of education. Recipients have made recognized contributions to the professional concerns, goals, and objectives of the JMU College of Education or to the advancement of the quality of education at the state, national level, or international level. Recipients have had an impact on educational policy, professional practice, community service, research, and/or scholarship.

Hall of Distinction Charter Members - Inducted May 21, 2017
Video highlighting the ceremony

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