Past Recipients

2005
Wesley L. Forbis - Class of '56

2006
Milburn Price - Class of '63

2007
Buryl Red - Class of '57

2008
Billy Ray Hearn - Class of '54

2009
Hal H. Hopson - Class of '54

2010
Mark Hayes - Class of '75

2011
Joan Sutton - Class of '51

2012
Sam Prestidge - Class of '50

2013
O. D. Hall, Jr - Class of '57

2014
Lloyd Hawthorne- Class of '

2015
O. D. Hall, Jr - Class of '57

2016
O. D. Hall, Jr - Class of '57

Exemplary Leadership in Church Music

The Award for Exemplary Leadership in Church Music was instituted in 2005 and is given to a graduate of Baylor University who has contributed uniquely and significantly to some aspect of the broad scope of church music ministry. The award can be given for cumulative lifetime achievement or a singular contribution.