Hendrix College Alumni!
I am excited to serve as your Alumni Association Board of Governors Chair this year. I hope you will use this site to stay connected with all things Hendrix - upcoming events, sports, Alumni Weekend, alumni news and anything else related to the college.
The Office of Alumni & Constituent Engagement do all they can to connect with you and to keep you informed. Have you joined the Alumni & Friends Facebook page? Have you found other alumni through the LinkedIn Hendrix College Alumni Association page? Have you joined the conversation through @HendrixAlumni on Instagram? Do you receive your monthly Hendrix Alumni E-newsletter? If you don't receive the newsletter and would like to, update your contact information with the Office of Alumni and Constituent Engagement.
We hope to see you connect with Hendrix soon!
Barrett Goodwin '17
Chair, 2023-2024 Alumni Association Board of Governors
P.S. Every wonder what life is like as an Alumni Association Board of Governors Member? Here's a perspective from new member, Rip Weaver '06.
2023-2024 Alumni Association Board of Governors
Barrett Goodwin '17, Chair
Philip Shell '92, Vice Chair
- Chris Spatz '62
- Thea Siria Spatz '62
- Ned Metcalf '67
- Linda Pondexter Chesterfield '69
- Jane Case Hawkins '72
- Marsha Moffat Daniels '75
- Joni Coley Pearson '79
- Dennie Compton '79
- Sue Gattinger Farris '80
- Ken Pearson '80
- Miah Frazier Michaelsen '83
- Tim McKenna '90
- JoDee Wilson McKenna '92
- Philip Shell '92
- Ashley Ross '96
- Matty Smith Ross '96
- Jackie Wright '00
- Ateca Foreman '04
- Grant Morshedi '04
- Walker Dyer '05
- Anna Parker Morshedi '05
- Ben Rugg '05
- Cassie Jackson Dyer '06
- Maradyth Hopper McKenzie '06
- Megan Faulk Rugg '06
- Rip Weaver '06
- Amanda Brooks '08
- Colin McKenzie '08
- Brett Carr '10
- Becky Flynn '10
- Molly Lentz '14
- James Owen '16
- Barrett Goodwin '17
- Mattie Thacker '17
- Ana Romero Flores '20
Membership on the Alumni Association Board of Governors:
- Provides opportunities for alumni to give something back to the College.
- Gives alumni a chance to hear current news from the College.
- Opens doors for alumni participation in the life of the College in areas
of admission, career development, development, and communications.
- Gives alumni an opportunity to volunteer.
- Gives alumni a chance to interact with students about their Hendrix experiences.
- Provides networking opportunities for alumni across the nation and the world.
- Learn more about what we do as your Alumni Association Board of Governors. Interested in serving the College? Email the Alumni Office at email@example.com.
Alumni Association Awards
The Alumni Association currently gives four awards:
Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award
The Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award is given by the Alumni Association
to living alumni who have distinguished themselves in their vocations, service
to humanity and service to the College.
Outstanding Young Alumnus/Alumna Award
The Outstanding Young Alumnus/Alumna Award shall be presented to an alumnus
or alumna of Hendrix College who has shown accomplishments and promise in his
or her chosen profession or in service to the broader community and has demonstrated
a continuing loyalty, support and advocacy for the college. The recipient should
be within 15 years of his or her graduation from the college (for 2016 awards,
the class of 2001 - present will be considered).
James E. Major Service Award
The James E. Major Service Award was created in 1981 to honor Dr. James E.
Major of Little Rock, a 1940 alumnus, senior vice president emeritus and minister
in the Little Rock conference of the United Methodist Church. It is given for
meritorious service to the College.
Hendrix College Humanitarian Award
The Humanitarian Award is presented by the Hendrix College Alumni Association
to living alumni who have significantly improved the quality of life in the
world through their service and dedication to humanity.
Contact the Office of Alumni and Constituent Engagement.