Advising Excellence Awards Program


Awards recognizing excellence in academic advising are presented at Baylor's annual Day of the Advisor (DOTA) luncheon. Previous Advising Excellence Award Recipients by year are:

2021

  • Brett Gibson -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Joyce Miller -- Contributions to the Advising Community
  • Amy Lopez -- Rising Star Advisor
  • Holly Jahrmarkt, Laura Lalani, Amy Rhodes, and Grant DeYong -- Outstanding Advising Team

2020

  • Jason Bushnell -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Grant DeYong -- Contributions to the Advising Community
  • Chad Shearn -- Rising Star Advisor

2019

  • Kayla Mize -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Ricci Clepper -- Contributions to the Advising Community
  • Patrick Broaddus -- Rising Star Award

2018

  • Jessica Kelly -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Carroll Crowson and Bob Shipp -- Contributions to Advising Excellence at Baylor
  • Laura Lalani -- Rising Star Advisor

2017

  • Sam Binkley -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Dr. Steve Gipson -- Contributions to Advising Excellence at Baylor
  • Judy McClain -- Contributions to the Academic Advising Profession

2016

  • Ida Jamshidi -- Outstanding Professional Academic Advisor of the Year
  • Donna Kennedy and Margaret Lemon -- Contributions to Advising Excellence at Baylor
  • Laura Scott -- Contributions to the Academic Advising Profession

Thank you for taking the time to recognize your deserving colleagues who contribute to advising excellence at Baylor and beyond!