Charles C. Abbott Award

The Charles C. Abbott Award is presented to a Darden MBA or Executive Program graduate whose contributions of time, energy and talent to the Darden School merit recognition as outstanding by the Alumni Association and who:

  • Demonstrates a strong level of interest in and concern for the Darden School’s mission
  • Commits a generous amount of personal resources — time, energy, funds — to Darden projects, goals and needs
  • Brings initiative and persistence to projects and his or her given responsibilities
  • Is regarded by other Darden stakeholders as an outstanding contributor

Call for nominations!

Nominate a Darden graduate before 28 February 2014 by contacting Darden Alumni Services at dardenalum@darden.virginia.edu with an explanation of why you feel your nominee is a strong candidate for the award. The award recipient will be announced during reunion weekend on Saturday, 26 April 2014. 

Past Recipients of the Charles C. Abbott Award

 

1994 

E. Thayer Bigelow (MBA '67)

 

William H. Goodwin, Jr. (MBA '66)

1995

C. Ray Smith (MBA '58)

1996 

Lucien L. Bass III (MBA '65)

 

R. Van Whisnand (MBA '68)

1997

Palmer P. Garson (MBA '83)

1998

Frank E. Genovese (MBA '74)

1999

Martin L. Killgallon (MBA '72)

2000

George E. Barbee (MBA '67)

2001

Connee B. Sullivan (MBA '82)

2002

Beverley W. Armstrong (MBA '66)

2003

George A. L. David (MBA '67)

2004

Warren M. Thompson (MBA '83)

2005 

Thomas A. Saunders, III (MBA '67)

2006

H. Eugene Lockhart Jr. (MBA '74)

2007

Steven S. Reinemund (MBA '78)

2008

Donald M. Wilkinson (MBA '66)

2009

Wallace Stettinius (MBA '59)

2010

Terrence D. Daniels (MBA '70)

2011

John G. Macfarlane III (MBA '79)

2012

E. Follin Smith (MBA '85)

2013

Henry Skelsey (MBA '84)

 

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