For more than a century, 达灵顿 alumni have carried the values of wisdom, 服务, and honor beyond our campus gates and into the real world. 每年, the Distinguished Alumnus/na Award is presented to 达灵顿 and/or Thornwood alumni representing one or more of the following areas:
Established in 1983, the Distinguished Alumnus/na Award is given by the 校友 Council. Nominations are solicited each year from the alumni body.
Bill Smith ('72) knew the day he visited 达灵顿’s campus in 1968 that he was where he needed to be. Since his start by the Lakeside, his fingerprints have remained on campus as a student and loyal alum, and he was recognized for his career contributions and devotion to the school when he was named Distinguished Alumnus in 2019.Learn More
Upon first meeting Villa (Sulzbacher) Hizer (’66T, LD ’12), you might not peg her as a risk-taker. A successful businesswoman and community leader with a heart for serving others, she is the epitome of southern charm. But the truth is, Hizer sees great value in taking risks, both personally and professionally.Learn More
Lee enrolled at 达灵顿 in August of 1964 and, in his three years as a Tiger, became involved in many aspects of campus life. 今天 he's an attorney and current chairman of Burr & Forman in Birmingham, Ala.Learn More
Dr. Dan 汉克斯 (’61, LD ’12) and his family have had a nearly-90-year relationship with 达灵顿 School, and he’ll tell you himself that he is better for it.Learn More
Mr. 威廉G. “Bill” Smith Jr. ’72, Tallahassee, FL
Mr. Wright Bagby '63, LD '12, Rome, GA
Mr. Lee Thuston ('67) of Birmingham, AL
Dr. J. Daniel 汉克斯 Jr. ’61, LD ’12 , Rome, GA
夫人. Villa Sulzbacher Hizer ’66T, LD ’12, Rome, GA
*Mr. 罗伯特J. Glenn ’60, Atlanta, GA
*Mr. Neal L. Williams’54, Atlanta, GA
Mr. 罗伯特·L. Berry ’64, Rome, GA
Dr. 威廉·C. Gordon ’64, Atlanta, GA
Mr. W. Gardner Wright ’47, Rome, GA
夫人. Nancy Smith Hunter ’65T, Rome, GA
Mr. Don Maddox ’59, Hobbs, NM
Mr. 戈登一个. Smith ’71, New York, NY
Mr. 克劳德·H. Booker, Jr. ’50, Sea Island, GA
*Dr. 约瑟夫E. Johnson III ’47, Ponte Vedra, FL
Mr. 约翰P. Hine ’53, Rome, GA
Mr. 威廉一个, Mitchell ’58, Atlanta, GA
Mr. Roby Robinson Jr. ’58, Alpharetta, GA
Mr. Jere一. Drummond ’57, Charlotte, NC
*Mr. 威廉·米. Huffman ’40, Rome, GA
*Mr. I.M. Sulzbacher ’30, Jacksonville, FL
*Mr. 乔治G. Griffin Sr. ’38, Rome, GA
夫人. Joyce Riddle Neely ’62T, Winston-Salem, N.C
*Dr. Elson S, Floyd ’74, Pullman, WA
Mr. Lyons Joel Heyman ’44, Rome, Ga.
Mr. 威廉年代. Morris III ’52, Augusta, Ga.
*Mr. F. Frederick Kennedy Jr. ’60, Augusta, Ga.
Mr. W. Frank Barron Jr. ’48, Rome, Ga.
*Mr. 乔治G. Griffin Jr. ’68, Rome, Ga.
*Mr. 哈罗德·F. 小猎人. ’49, Rome, Ga.
Mr. 斯蒂芬·D. Potts ’48, Chevy Chase, Md.
*Dr. 本森R. Wilcox ’49, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Dr. Frank C. Wilson ’46, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Mr. 托马斯·G. Cousins ’48, Atlanta, Ga.
*Mr. 约瑟夫·W. 小格里尔. ’33, Charlotte, N.C.
*Mr. 约翰W. 马多克斯老. ’27, Rome, Ga.
Dr. 约翰L. Ochsner ’44, New Orleans, La.
Mr. 大卫·米. Lacy ’49, Zebulon, Ga.
*Mr. 威廉一个. DuPre III ’51, Rome, Ga.
*Dr. Mims Gage Ochsner ’45, New Orleans, La.
Mr. 乔治H. Johnson ’54, Atlanta, Ga.
Mr. 约翰W. Thatcher ’44, Miami, Fl.
*Mr. C.G. Mills ’55, Chattanooga, Tenn.
*Mr. J. Daniel 汉克斯 Sr. ’27, Rome, Ga.
*Dr. 威廉·P. 哈尔滨小. ’22, Rome, Ga.
*Dr. 托马斯年代. Harbin ’33, Rome, Ga.
*Mr. Alfred Lee Barron ’26, Rome, Ga.
*Mr. Charles Alexander Hight ’32, Rome, Ga.
*Dr. 埃德加F. Shannon Jr. ’35, Charlottesville, Va.
*Dr. H. 威廉年代cott Jr. ’33, Nashville, Tenn.
*Mr. 拉姆齐D. Potts ’34, Washington, D.C.
*Mr. Earnest Paul Rogers ’21, Atlanta, Ga.
*Mr. 奥斯卡L. Betts ’19, Columbus, Ga
*Mr. J. Thomas Watters ’44, Rome, Ga.