Young Alumnus Award

The Young Alumnus Award is presented at the Homecoming Banquet to recognize a younger alumnus who is distinguishing him/herself through community involvement, profession, or service to Southern Utah University.

Past Recipients

2019     Timian Yoshimoto Godfrey ('10)
2018      Rhett Guter ('10)
2017      Crystal Sekaquaptewa ('10)
2016      Brooke Ulrich ('04 & '07)
2015      Micah Paul Keith ('06)
2014      Grant Smith ('05)
2013      Jasen Wade Nielsen (’01)
2012      Jamie Shaw (’96)
2011       Thomas Burr (’02)
2010      Justin Harding (’00)
2009      Nate Esplin (’98)
2008      Jill Stevens Shepherd (’07)
2007      Garrett Gunderson (’02)
2006      Mechelle Mellor (’94)
2005      Sandra Lord Thomas (’98)
                Kristian J. Olsen (’00)
2004      Steven Messer (’94)
                 Natalie Coombs Pfleger (’92)
2003      Mark Russell (’74)
2002      Darin Bird (’89)