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  • 1971 David Brown •  Richman W. Haire •  Stephanie Torbert •  Anne Wilkes Tucker •  Henry Wessel •  David Willis

    1972 Paul L. Baron •  Diane Becotte •  Michael Becotte •  Josephine Coatsworth •  Frank DiPerna •  Diane Edkins •  Joe Flaherty •  Paul B. Gandel •  Alan Klotz •  Dennis Longwell •  Jay Manis •  Gary Metz •  Jack Mlynek •  Tom Policano •  Matthew Schwartz •  Lionel Suntop •  Joel Swartz

    1973 Paul Berger •  Bonnie Donohue •  Carol Drobek •  Mark W. Dyer •  Bill Edwards •  David Freund •  Larry Gale •  John Gould • Andre Haluska •  John Heroy •  Helmmo Kindermann •  Thomas Robinson •  Ron Testa •  John Witter •  Barbara Jenkins

    1974 Louis A. Confessori •  Penny Cousineau •  Sylvain (Henri) Cousineau •  Mike Hager •  Bruce Horowitz •  Dennis Inch •  Joan Lyons •  Suzanne Mitchell-Maupin •  Robert Muffoletto •  Linda Parry •  Carl Sesto •  Ken Slosberg •  Jerri Zbiral

    1975 Marilyn Anderson •  Gunther Cartwright •  Diana Crane •  Charles Gershwin •  Charles Hagen •  Timothy Hearsum •  Mark Hockman •  Joseph Jennings •  Leslie Knowlton •  Jonathan Morse •  Alex Sweetman •  Barbara Wilson-D’Andrea

    1976 Patti Ambrogi •  Skip Atwater •  James Borcoman •  Joan Downing •  Douglas Holleley •  Susan Jahoda •  Leslie Locketz •  Don Myer •  Arthur Nager •  Ilka Normile •  Kenda North •  Elliott Rubenstein •  Elsa Voelcker •  Alan Winer

    1977 Yolanda Andrade •  Kevin Osborn •  Charles Desmarais •  Deborah Flynn Post •  Kevin Franke •  David Goldes •  John Helmore •  Denny Moers •  John Sharlin •  Jim Smith •  Juliana Swatko •  Jim Sylvia •  Greg Taylor •  Robert Wright •  Mark Klett

    1978 Laura Blacklow •  Frank Duffy •  Edward Earle •  Carvin Eison •  Tom French •  Martha Gever •  Laddy Kite •  Robbie McClaran •  Amanda Means •  Dan Meinwald •  Kevin Noble •  Ann Rosen •  Jeremy Ross •  Howard Spector •  Robert Stevens •  Anna Strickland

  • 1979 David Chappe •  Penny Cousineau •  Alec Dann •  Marion Faller •  Willis Hartshorn •  Chris Holderness •  Tamarra Kaida •  Ellen Manchester •  Kataro Masuda •  Michela Murphy •  Anna Pomaska •  Marita Sturken •  Katherine Tweedie •  Janet Zweig 

    1980 Mauro Altamura •  Pamela Benham •  Stephen Bohrer •  Mark Brady •  Stephen G. Foote •  Margaret Fox •  Dorothy Handelman •  Rick Hock •  Deans Keppel •  John Miller •  John Staszyn •  Arthur Tsuchiya •  Philip Zimmermann •  Dan Younger

    1981 Martha Chahroudi / Mock •  Bruce Childs •  Janis Croft •  Robert Gilson •  Karen Lightner •  Lee Silverman •  Nancy Weaver •  Adam Weinberg

    1982 Audrey Bernstein •  Bobbe Besold •  Douglas Beube •  Helen Brunner •  Leslie Kippen •  Lucinda Furlong •  Judith Gerber •  Nancy Gonchar •  David Henry •  Brenda Matrella •  Theresa Miller •  Peter Mitchell •  William Paris •  Ed Reed •  Don Russell •  David Sachter •  Randy Saharuni •  Linn Underhill •  Mary Gail Walker

    1983 Andrew Allen •  Pat Byrne •  David Creek •  Greg Erf •  James Hart •  Phillip Lange •  Catherine Lord •  Nathalie Magnan •  Scott McCarney •  Lynn Moser •  Nancy Norwood •  Howard Peller •  Joanne Ross •  Beth Sahyoun •  John Simboli •  Helgi Skuta Helgason •  Michael Yampolsky

    1984 Mario Biagioli •  Lisa Bloom •  Lisa K. Bolstad •  Ruth Cowing •  Trish Gallagher Niemi •  David Kwasigroh •  Judith Thorpe

    1988 Elizabeth McDade

    1989 Jacqueline Polonko

    1990 Ann Carol Goldberg •  Susan Hayes •  Sylvie Poirier •  James Prez •  Marion Ware

    1991 Mark Boren •  Karen Chase •  Hermann Feldhaus •  Marc Gordon •  Carol Lafayette •  Rose Marasco •  Karen Messerman •  Ray Robbenalt

  • 1992 Lisa LaLonde •  John Neel •  David Pruden

    1993 Dan Fuller •  Stephen Garrow •  Ellen Mahaffy •  Andrew Ortiz •  Russ Rosener •  Nina Tovish

    1994 Harold Coogan •  Ava Eckhardt •  Susan Feldman •  David Reville •  Roger Rowley •  Tina Tryforos

    1995 Ann Curran •  Kurt Jones •  Dina Light •  Tracy Rudzitis

    1996 Barry Chow •  Julieve Jubin •  Alizabeth Towery •  Sarah Webb

    1997 Lee Bewicke •  Devon Cummings

    1998 Susan Gold •  Kitty Hubbard •  Brian Truglio •  Tonjia Williams Dunham •  Cynthia Young •  Rae Frank

    1999 Brad Pease •  Chris Russo

    2000 Elizabeth Alderman •  Eric Chartier •  Stephen Eckel •  Fran Giordano •  Vincent Giordano •  Rick Hill •  Arnold Icasiano

    2001 Pat Bacon •  Millard Wesley Long Chiseler •  Kostas Epimenidis •  Megan Pinch •  Eric Wander •  Mai Nakagami

    2002 Margaret LeJeune •  Karmen Polydorou

    2003 Leslie Kroeger •  Rebecca Mello •  Liz Ronk

    2004 Liz Richards •  Daniel Christmann •  Sara Duffy •  Stephen Dybas •  Amy Bonk Johnston •  Kristen Merola •  Heather Wetzel

    2005 Bleu Cease •  Jenn Libby •  Kristin Miller Hopkins •  Micah Pastore 

    2006 Katherine Mayer •  Kelly Roe •  Tate Shaw •  Moira Speer 

    2007 Ilana Chlebowski (Swerdlin) •  Elena Dubas •  Kiera Faber •  Amber Hares •  Eric Le Roy •  Jinwoo Lee •  Yi-chun (Ariel) Lin •  David Mount •  Kirby Pilcher •  James Rajotte •  Sara Segerlin •  Marlene Seidman •  Luke Strosnider •  Matt Walker

  • 2008 Bernice Cross •  Tammie Malarich •  Forest McMullin •  Nyssa Schauer •  Meghan Smith •  Elisabeth Tonnard •  Lisa Wright

    2009 Marta Filipek •  David Frassetto •  Rona Gelman •  Matthew Mann •  Jeffrey Nichols •  Lars Samuelsson •  Robyn York

    2010 Michael Bartolotta •  Romy Hosford •  Fumiko Koizumi •  Michael Leonard •  Sara McKenna •  Joshua Morris

    2011 Jaimee Lindvay •  Kelly Watson

    2012 Philippe Gouvernet • Dan Varenka •  Sarah Weeden

    2013 Megan Charland •  Sarah Cox •  Laura Minor •  Brian Murphy •  Megan Sullivan •  Alicia Taylor

    Year Unknown Dave Alexander •  Bobby Alter •  Fred Bacher •  Rick Becker •  Margaret Belisle •  Deborah Betz •  Roger Bruce •  W. Lee Charmichael •  Nalina Chellam •  Barbara Gilson •  Tad Goodale •  Fiona Hall •  Scott Hammen •  Biff Henrich •  Tom Jenkins •  Keith Johnson •  Bryan Kirkey •  Fritz Klemperer •  Deborah Klochko •  Laurie Lambrecht •  Susan Lazicki •  Richard LeFond •  Ed Lepler •  Wayne Luke •  William MacKenzie •  Roberta Mages •  Barry Matus •  Bob McNeely •  Michelle Mercier •  Lawrence Myers •  Loraine Peek •  Steven Plunkett •  Brent Sikkema •  Robert Simon •  Sandy Stark •  Thomas Tisch •  Carl Toth •  David Trend •  Jim Via •  Pat Weygint •  Michael Zirkle