Halverson Award

The Fred R. Halverson Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes those alumni who distinguish themselves in their lives and share the dedication to Menlo School exemplified by beloved former faculty member Fred R. Halverson.

 

Fred Halverson

About Fred Halverson

Fred had a lasting impact on the community during his 49 years at the School, serving as Assistant Headmaster, Dean, and teacher of American history and economics. In 1991 this award was established in his honor, and since his passing in 2003, it has kept his legacy alive at the school he called his second home.

Past Winners

Award Recipient Date Awarded
Donald H. Tollefson ’69 June 7, 1991
A.H. “Harry” Brawner, Jr. ’41 June 5, 1992
Leslie S. DeWitt ’66 June 11, 1993
Johnny Ray Crockett ’74 June 10, 1994
Kim H. Pearman ’57 June 16, 1995
Warren E. “Ned” Spieker, Jr. ’62 June 7, 1996
Robert A. Lurie ’45 June 6, 1997
L. Blake Baldwin ’69 June 5, 1998
Mark T. Curtis ’74 June 4, 1999
Wallace F. Davis ’35 June 2, 2000
Leonard P. Edwards ’59 September 30, 2005
Col. William H. Welker ’51 November 7, 2007
Maureen Eger ’95 March 2010
Robert Richmond ’77 March 7, 2012
Shawna Michelle Sisler ’97 March 17, 2014