Distinguished Alumni Awards


Class of 2019 Inductees:

Chaminade Julienne is pleased to announce the school's 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. Congratulations to Sr. Rita Sturwold, SNDde ‘60; Dr. Joseph McCracken ‘71; Col. Christopher Gunther ‘70; Fr. Luke Ballman ‘83 and Peter Healy ‘84. All members of this year's class are being honored for outstanding professional achievement, and we thank them for exemplifying the mission of the school and providing positive models of what today's students can achieve.

A dinner and awards presentation will be hosted on April 25, 2019, which will highlight the significant impact each have made to their professions.

Criteria for Selection

The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes graduates and friends of Notre Dame Academy, Chaminade, Julienne, Saint Joseph’s Commercial, and Chaminade Julienne High School that have made significant contributions to his/her community and provide a positive model for what today’s students can become.

Nomination can be accepted for individuals in the following categories:

  • Distinguished Alumni Award: This award honors graduates of Chaminade Julienne and its predecessor schools who exemplify the "Profile of a Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School Graduate."
  • Honorary Alumni Award: This award is for members of the Chaminade Julienne community who did not graduate from CJ or any of its predecessor schools but who have made significant, positive contributions to the school community.
  • Legacy Award: This award is for a family that has had a long-standing tradition of faith, excellence, and service to the Chaminade Julienne community.

The Chaminade Julienne Distinguished Alumni Awards began in 1997 and are intended to honor graduates of Chaminade Julienne and its four predecessor schools.  The awards serve to bring honor to the school community and advance the mission of the school.

Instructions and Options for Submitting Nominations:

Download the nomination form here and return to:

Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School
Attn:  Distinguished Alumni Awards
505 South Ludlow Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402


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