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

2010

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

2011

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

2012

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

2013

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

2014

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

2015

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

 

*deceased