Frank J. Traver President’s Scholarship
The UMR-ACUHO President’s Scholarship was initiated...

Tradition and Recognition

The Tradition and Recognition Committee solicits nominations and recommends recipients for awards sponsored by the Association. In addition, this body of past UMR-ACUHO presidents seeks opportunities to share, advise, and counsel with the Association's committees, or serve on adhoc committees when needed. 

Celebrate 45 years of UMR-ACUHO History - 2014 History Book

Awards Application

Please use the link below to nominate candidates for the following awards:

  • William B. Sweet Distinguished Service Award
  • Robert E. Mosier Professional Enrichment Award
  • Outstanding New Professional Award (Master's)
  • Outstanding New Professional Award (Bachelor's)
  • Support Staff Recognition Award

UMR Award Nomination Form


Committee Goals

  • Develop criteria, promote nominations and select recipients for Association awards.
  • Recognize support staff for the contributions they make on their campuses.
  • Promote and select recipients for the Frank J. Traver Presidents' Scholarship award(s).
  • Raise money for the Frank J. Traver President's Scholarship fund.
  • Appoint the UMR-ACUHO Archivist, and through this position maintain the archives, and update the UMR-ACUHO History Book.
  • Assist, guide and support the association's volunteers.

Committee Members

  • Tracy Gerth-Antoniewicz, Marquette University
  • Aaron Macke, St. Thomas University 
  • Christina Hurtado, Fort Hayes State University
  • Rian Nostrum, North Dakota State University
  • Jennifer Wamelink, University of Kansas
  • Gail Sims-Aubert, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
  • Javier Gutierrez, Hamline University
  • Terry Tumbarello, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
  • Sarah Holmes, Iowa State University
  • Patti Klein, Hamline University
  • Derek Jackson, Kansas State University
  • Michael Harwood, North Dakota State University
  • Brenda Moeder, University of Central Missouri
  • Alan Nordyke, University of Central Missouri
  • Von Stange, University of Iowa
  • Doug Wermedal, South Dakota State University
  • Michael Kervin
  • Martin Fritz, University of Wisconsin - Stout
  • Kirsten Hoffenberger, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
  • Mary Ann Ryan, University of St. Thomas
  • Brian Dusbiber, St. Catherine University
  • James Chitwood, retired
  • W. Garry Johnson, retired
  • Fred Leafgren