TSM Awards Luncheon
Each year at the TSM Awards Luncheon, we recognize the individuals or organizations who have made significant contributions to telecommunications, our program, and our community. Awards are given in the following categories:
Dr. Gene Wells Ray Lifetime Achievement Award
This award is presented to an individual that has exhibited a significant, sustained contribution to TSM over a career.
Dr. James Gantt
Dr. Linda Vitale
John A. Williams
William W. Magrader
Dr. Gene Wells Ray
Dick Anderson Leadership Award
This award is presented to an individual that has made a significant contribution to TSM by their leadership, technical and/or management skills.
Allison T. Willoughby
Trevor R. Bonnstetter
John Williams Entrepreneurship Award
This award is presented to an individual or company that has started a TSM related company or significantly expanded an operation in Kentucky or the Murray State service area.
DEVsource Fox Ridge Computers
Genesis Health Technologies
Cornerstone Information Systems
C.A. (Chuck) Jones
Gary Brockway Faculty/Staff Excellence Award
This award is presented to a faculty or staff member for excellence in teaching, research, and/or community service.
Dr. Abdulrahman Yarali
Dr. Masaru Okuda
Dr. Fred Miller
James G. Weatherly
TSM Distinguished Alumni Award
This award is presented to a TSM graduate that has brought credit to themself and Murray State University.
Dr. Laeeq Khan
Dr. Sharmayne Cade-Saunders
Sebastian F. Coe
Dr. Paul Suwannarat
Michael L. Ramage
Nathan B. Stubblefield Distinguished Lecture Award
This award is presented to the speaker in out Distinguished Lecture Series in Telecommunications Systems Management and named after the inventor of wireless telephone and Murray native.
J. Tod Fetherling
Dr. Laurie L. Novak