Past Award Recipients and Speakers

Keynote Speakers are indicated in bold.

2013
David Bonderman BA ‘63
Tom Crowley BA ‘89
Dan Fulton MBA ‘76
Kate Kingen BA ’09
Richard Kovacevich, Chairman Emeritus, Wells Fargo & Company

2012
Howard Behar
Dorrit Bern, BA '72
Don Root, BA '61
Alan Mulally, President & Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ford Motor Company

2011
L. Patrick Hughes, BA '57
John N. Nordstrom, BA '59
Bruce A. Nordstrom, BA '55
Jamie Dimon, President & Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, JPMorgan Chase

2010
Charles K. Barbo, BA '63
Mark A. Emmert, BA '75
Jon F. Hemingway, BA '79
Mark Parker, President & Chief Executive Officer, Nike, Inc.

2009
Phyllis Campbell, MBA '87
Chris DeWolfe, BA '88
Don Nielsen, BA '60
Marilyn Carlson Nelson, Chairman of Carlson

2008
Gerald Grinstein
Eileen O’Neill Odum, BA ‘77
Mark Pigott
Reggie Fils-Aime, President and COO Nintendo of America, Inc.

2007
William S. Ayer, MBA ‘78
Leslie Koo, BA ‘77
Ray Williams, BA ‘59
Jim McNerney, CEO The Boeing Company

2006
Lex N. Gamble, BA ‘59
Sally Jewell
Leonard H. Lavin
Clayton I. Bennett, Owner of the Seattle SuperSonics and Storm

2005
Gary Shansby, BA ‘59
Budd Gould, BA ‘62
John Connors, Partner at Ignition; former CFO Microsoft

2004
Stanley B. McDonald, BA ‘43
Yoshihiko Miyauchi, MBA ‘60
Mike McGavick, CEO Safeco Corporation

2003
Herb T. Mead, BA ‘56
Wallace E. Opdycke, BA ‘59
William P. Kinnune, Jr., BA ‘61
Y. K. Park, BA ‘59
Jeffrey Immelt, CEO General Electric

2002
Alice W. Sandstrom, BA ‘34
Michael Garvey
Gary E. Milgard, BA ‘57
Kevin Sharer, CEO Amgen

2001
Marion O. Garrison, BA ‘39
George Kozmetsky, BA ‘38
Orin C. Smith, BA ‘65
John W. Stanton, CEO Western Wireless Corporation; former CEO Voice Stream/T-Mobile

2000
Neal Dempsey, BA ‘64
Wayne M. Perry, BA ‘72
William C. Huang
James K. Glassman, Financial and Political Analyst

1999
Norman J. Metcalfe, BA/BS ‘65, MBA ‘67
Edward V. Fritzky
Charles M. Lillis, BA ‘68, MBA ‘69
Richard Karlgaard, Publisher Forbes Magazine

1998
William A. Fowler, BA ‘66
Kerry Killinger
Howard Schultz, CEO Starbucks Coffee Company

1997
Kirby L. Cramer, MBA ‘62
William H. Gates III
Andy Grove, CEO Intel

1996
John W. Ellis
Michael L. Darland, BA ‘65,MUP ‘69
David Coulter, CEO Bank of America

1995
Arthur W. Buerk, Jr., BA ‘58
Sally Narodick
John H. Eyler, Jr., CEO FAO Schwarz

1994
James B. Douglas, BA ‘30
Ron D. Crockett
Charles M. Pigott
David R. Hinson, Administrator Federal Aviation Administration

1993
Andrew V. Smith
Ambassador Rozanne Ridgway, former Ambassador to East Germany and Finland

1992
Richard P. Cooley
Elmer Nordstrom, BA ‘26
Everett Nordstrom, BA ‘23
Lloyd Nordstrom
Frank A. Shrontz
Samuel N. Stroum
Alan Greenspan, Federal Reserve Board Chairman