Distinguished Service Award Honorees

Distinguished Service Awards 
This honor is given to a person or persons who by example represent the beliefs and ideals of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School. Qualities for induction include outstanding achievement in a person's profession, vocation or avocation, selfless dedication and involvement that have led to the growth, expansion or continued development of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School, and/or significantly influencing the lives of students through a commitment to and enthusiasm for personifying the mission of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School. Recipients can include friends and benefactors from all STA constituencies. Nominations are accepted on an ongoing basis, and recipients are selected biennially by an appointed selection committee. This award can be conferred posthumously. 
 
2020 Saints Hall of Fame Distinguished Service Award Recipients
  • Anita & Tim Link (Lake Quivira, Kansas)
  • Kathleen A. O'Hara, Ph.D (Shawnee, Kansas)
  • Michon & Tom Quick (Shawnee, Kansas)
 
2018 Saints Hall of Fame Distinguished Service Award Recipients
  • Jackie & Gary Davis (Florida)
  • Michele Gress (Overland Park, Kansas)
 
2016 Saints Hall of Fame Distinguished Service Award Recipients
  • Shela Berry (Lenexa, Kansas)
  • Joe Cisper (Olathe, Kansas)
  • Bob Durig 
  • Janet & John Koch (Overland Park, Kansas)
 
2013 Saints Hall of Fame Distinguished Service Award Recipients
  • Malcolm "Mac" Ayer (Leawood, Kansas)
  • Gail & Bob Foote (Stillwell, Kansas)
  • Bob Frankovic (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Dave Goebel (Overland Park, Kansas)
  • Barb & John O'Donnell (Overland Park, Kansas)