NSU Centurions

Adapted from the word "centurion," the commander of a century (100 men) in the Roman army, the Northeastern State University Centurion is an individual whose leadership and commitment, in the course of helping others, has allowed them to make a significant impact during the past 100 years of NSU history.

Centurion Nomination

First 100 Centurions Founders Day (March 6, 2009)

Charlie* & Donna Agee Lloyd Coppedge Elsie Hood* David Scott
Amy Aldridge Sanford Ron Cox James K. & Lynn Howard Joe Sears
Ryan Alsup Bob Cunningham* Robert Lander* Ollie Shearhart*
Joseph Anderson* Denise Deason-Toyne Kent Lashley Vickie Sheffler
Ruth Arrington* Dan Deloache* Lowell Lehman Donna Shelton
Janet Bahr Jack & Zula Belle* Dobbins Valgene Littlefield Boyd Smith
Betty Starr Barker* Penny Dotson Richard Madaus Laferne Smith*
Dennis Bearpaw Matt Eaton Melissa Mahan Mary Jane Smith
Denver Bedwell* Drew Edmondson Willa Faye Mason Delores Sumner
Gerald C. Benn* Dana Eversole Robert Medearis* Tom Tucker
Amy Blackburn Dunn Faires Pat Morton Calvin Turnbow*
Beth Bowin Phyllis Fife Ramon & Deanna Nadal Carrie Underwood
Sara Brown Ted Fisher* Greg Overacker Joyce Van Nostrand
Cody Brumley George Foster Jocelyn Payne D. M. "Doc" Wadley*
Lois Buttress Dan Fuller Ron Phillips* L.E. Wallen*
Ron Cambiano Raymond Gann* Sherry Pilant William Ward*
Rose Cambiano Shirley Girdner Scott Pursley Linda West
Mell Campbell* Carolyn Gower Lee Quiett* Arthur White
Raymond Carpenter* Everett Grigsby* Brian Rader* Louis White
Leland Carr, III Justin Halpern Jeff Reasor J. Ralph Whitworth
Bryan "Jake" Chanate* Lyle Haskins Thomas Rousey* James Wilhite
Craig Clifford William Heck* Charles Kyle Rudick T. Alton Williams*
Donna Cochran* H.I. Hinds* Susie Sanders Florence Wilson*
Ken Collins Bill Hinton Stephan Sargent L.P. Woods*
Lynda Cook R. Fount Holland James Schooley*  
Richard Coones Juanita Holmes Lahoma Schultz  

2010

Dr. Isabel Baker Dr. Tom Cottrill George Elliott Dr. Jim Malone*
Dr. Terri Baker Sue Crafton* Beth Herrington  
Dr. Harold and Mary Battenfield Joe Davis* Dr. Cesaro (Chet) Lombardi*  

2011

Dr. Brad Agnew Dr. Vernon Isom   Charlie* & Jo Ellen Rogers Dr. Earl Williams
Bertie Carter* C. H. Parker Harold "Tuffy" Stratton*  
Drs. Ken* & Marjorie* Holland Dr. Sue Ellen Read* Dr. Donald Studebaker  

2012

Larry Adair Dr. Billy Joe Davis Jesse Gailey* Dr. Charles Ziehr
Dr. Raymond Archer* John deSteiguer Mary G. Ross*  
Lynn and Paula Burris Dr. Carl Farinelli Gregg Wadley  

2013

Dr. Dan Glasgow* Dr. Diana Mashburn Ken Rivas Dr. Diane Janice Willis
Dr. John Hackler* Caitlyn Mathis* Dr. Ron Schaefer  
Jay Hannah Patricia Presley Dr. J. Ross Underwood*  

2014

Bill John Baker Dr. Robert Daniel Patsiann Nix Smith Jeff Walker
Dr. John Carletti* Dr. Marlon Franklin* Mary Stratton  
Jerry Cook Dr. Kay Grant Maurice & Clarice Turney  

2015

Dr. T. L. Ballenger* Dr. John de Banzie Dr. Debbie Lipscomb Randy & Patty Skinner
Rhonda Clemons-Hill Ron Evans Suzanne Myers  
Dr. Don K. Cunningham* Dr. Mark & Bonnie Giese Kelly R. Ross  

 

*deceased