Nominations are now being accepted for the William Mason High School Distinguished Alumni Awards presented by Mason High School and the Mason Schools Foundation.
The award recognizes one MHS grad noted in his or her field of endeavor or recognized for expertise and good work who graduated at least 20 years ago.The Honoree must show leadership, humanitarianism, service, creativity, and/or career contributions in one of six categories: Arts/Humanities, Business/Industry, Community Service, Education, Public Service or Special Recognition. The award will be presented during the Class of 2013 Graduation ceremony.
"We have a wonderful school system that has changed dramatically over the last 20 years. However, the one thing that has remained constant is our tradition of excellence," said Mindy McCarty-Stewart, MHS Principal. "This award helps us recognize our rich history, and connects our current students with these amazing individuals who have graduated and gone on to do great things!"
Past honorees are 2012 - Greg Elfers (Class of 1970), 2011 - Al Voorhis (Class of 1944), and 2010 - Mike Chipman (Class of 1965).
Informational packets with nomination forms are available at Mason High School and atwww.MasonOhioSchools.com.
2/1/13-2/28/13 - Nominations accepted
03/13 - Distinguished Alumni Award Winner notified
6/1/13 - Distinguished Alumni Award Winner Announced at Graduation
"This is a way for us as a community to celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of one of our own. So, please spread the word!" said Sallie Nally, Mason Schools Foundation Alumni Chair. " We can't wait to honor our fourth Distinguished Alumni Award winner at next year's commencement!"