Posted on May 17, 2013 in Alumni News and News
Congratulations to alumni volunteer, Life Member and Presidents Club member of the KU Alumni Association Steve Dillard, c’75, who was honored as a recipient of the Dick Wintermote Chapter Volunteer of the Year Award!
The award was presented to Dillard at the KU Football Preview Party luncheon in Wichita on Thursday, May 16.
Dillard, vice president and co-owner of Pickrell Drilling Company, Inc., has served as president of the Wichita Chapter of the KU Alumni Association and has been a chapter board member for six years. He’s also active with the Wichita River Festival and Wichita Wagonmasters.
Dillard is pictured above with Lynn Loveland, ’76, assistant director for Kansas programs for the KU Alumni Association, and Jeff Kennedy, j’81, chair-elect of the Association’s Board of Directors.
The Wintermote Award is named for Dick Wintermote, c’51, who served as the executive director of the Association from 1963 to 1983. The annual award is presented to two Kansas chapter volunteers and two national chapter volunteers who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership to their chapter and the Association during a one-year period.
Click here for more information about the award, including alphabetical and chronological lists of past recipients.