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

 

Thomas J. "Jake" Fisher
Pemiscot-Dunklin Electric Cooperative
M & A Electric Power Cooperative
Associated Electric Cooperative
Inducted in 2018

 

Devoted to rural people, a strong leader in times of prosperity and struggle, unwavering advocate for Missouri cooperatives

 

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