friends

 

Scott Brown, PhD

University of Missouri

Inducted in 2013

 

In recognition of exemplary service to Missouri cooperatives through expertise in policy analysis, research and education and innovative dairy policy reform endeavors

Donald M. Claycomb, PhD

Linn State Technical College

Inducted in 2006

 

In recognition of visionary leadership, innovative development of training programs and as an eloquent spokesperson for cooperatives

 

Charles (“Charlie”) Cramer, PhD

University of Missouri

Inducted in 2009

 

In special recognition of dedication to educational programs for the next generation of cooperative leaders and as a strong advocate for producers to control their own destiny

 

Brady J. Deaton, PhD

Chancellor, University of Missouri

Inducted in 2008

 

In special recognition of dedication to Missouri agriculture, cooperatives, and the land grant mission; for passionate pursuit of excellence in education and service

 

Terry Heiman, PhD

Director, Agricultural Education

Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Inducted in 2010

 

In special recognition of dedication to educational programs for the next generation of agricultural leaders and exemplary leader in the art of cooperation

 

Missouri Agriculture & Small Business Development Authority

Inducted in 2005

 

In recognition of exemplary leadership, visionary innovation, advocacy on behalf of farmer–owned enterprises and promotion of cooperative education

 

Lowell Mohler

Director, Missouri Department of Agriculture

Inducted in 2003

 

In recognition of distinguished service, exemplary leadership, and strong advocacy on behalf of farmers and their cooperatives

 

Donald Nicholson, PhD

Market Administrator, USDA,

Inducted in 2004

 

In recognition of distinguished service, exemplary leadership, and strong advocacy on behalf of farmers and their cooperatives

 

Michael F. Nolan, PhD

University of Missouri

Inducted in 2011

 

In recognition of unparalleled advocacy to enhance Missouri's preeminent research, teaching and outreach program dedicated to cooperative education through scholarship and service

 

C. Brice Ratchford, PhD *

University of Missouri

Inducted in 2007

 

In recognition of a life dedicated to leadership and valued service; unwavering support for the cooperative form of business; commitment to cooperative education; and outspoken advocacy for the land grant mission

 

 

* Posthumous Award