Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award is the highest honor accorded by the Rotary Club of Ann Arbor. Awardees need not be Rotarians but each each is chosen based their demonstration of Rotary ideals. Several persons are selected each year. The honor is accompanied by a Paul Harris Fellowship.

Distinguished Service Awardees as of January 2017

John G. Ackenhusen

C. Philip Alexander

Wyeth Allen
Ann Arbor Thrift Shop
John B. Atwater
Barbara Balbach
Daniel R. Balbach
Fred Beutler
Suzanne Beutler

Nishta Bhatia

H. Harlan Bloomer

Curtis E. Bottum, Jr.

Earnest Boyce

Carl A. Brauer, Jr.
James F. Brinkerhoff
Barbara Everitt Bryant
Donald T. Bryant
Robert A. Buchanan
Alphonse R. Burdi
Gilbert E. Bursley
Letitia Byrd

Louis M. Callaway, Jr.
Charles W. Cares
Laurie K. Carr
Lloyd H. Carr, Jr.
Marsha Chamberlin
Mary Sue Coleman

Alfred F. Conard
L. Thomas Conlin

James W. Cook
Gage R. Cooper
Howard Cooper

H. Richard Crane
Douglas D. Crary
George H. Cress
Wilfrid de St. Aubin
Ingrid A. Deininger
Jay J. DeLay

Elaine Didier
Molly H. Dobson
Stephen B. Dobson
William T. Dobson
Harold M. Dorr
L. Gayl Dybdahl

Kim Eagle

John R. Edman
Cheryl W. Elliott
O. Herbert Ellis
John F. Eman
Richard H. Emmons

Kenneth C. Fischer
C. Beth Fitzsimmons
Joseph J. Fitzsimmons
Robben W. Fleming
Food Gatherers
Robert B. Foster
Terry Foster
Patricia M. Garcia
Hugh P. Gaston
Carl E. Gingles
Wagar A. Glas
Ian T. Glassford
Anne E. Glendon
Paul E. Glendon
Peter Greenquist
Robert Guenzel
Harlan H. Hatcher
Harold A. Haugh
George E. Hay
Eva Heath
Norman G. Herbert
Ramon Hernandez
J. Downs Herold
Elizabeth Pollard Hines
Robert R. Hoffman
Robert C. Hughes
Richard Ingram
James R. Irwin
Lois J. Jelneck
Henry Johnson
Timothy R.B. Johnson
Frank R. Kennedy
Gloria Kerry
Robert L. Kerry
Robert B. Kerschbaum, Sr.
Walter E. Krasny
Guy C. Larcom, Jr.
James W. Lester, Jr. 
George Lewis
Rolland B. Lyons
Wendell R. Lyons
Karl D. Malcolm
Milan Marich, Jr.
R. Griffith McDonald
David McDowell 
Robert L. McNamee
Frederick McOmber
Richard Meyerson
H. Dean Millard
Robert "Bob" Mull
Sang Y. Nam
Bent F. Nielson
Virginia Nordby
Lawrence Ouimet
Joseph N. Payne
Donald Perigo
D. Maynard Phelps
Eugene B. Power
Robert H. Pratt
Gerald J. Prescott 
Millard H. Pryor
John P. Psarouthakis
Agnes Pearson Reading
Gail W. Rector
Dorothy Reister
Russell W. Reister
William D. Revelli
Thomas A. Roach
Donald W. Robinson
John C. Rosemergy
Safe House
Paul Saginaw
Norma Sarns
Richard Sarns
Richard A. Schneeberger
Richard C. Schneider
Ann S. Schriber
Ellen R. Schulmeister
Clifford G. Sheldon
Ingrid B. Sheldon
Charles A. Sink
Ira M. Smith
Everett J. Soop
Doris H. Sperling
William B. Stegath

Len Stenger
Alfred W. Storey
Harry Towsley
Margaret Towsley
Burton E. Voss
Herbert P. Wagner
Roy E. Weber
Ari Weinzweig
Stanfield Wells, Jr.
J. Philip Wernette
Kenneth R. Westerman
W. Scott Westerman, Jr.
Edwin R. Wier
G. Brymer Williams