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Prior Inductees

  • Tony Allevato, 1992, Vice President, President, NYRA Bets

  • Don Andersen, 1962, Executive Director, Orange County Sports Association

  • Grant Anderson, 1992 , President, Shane Brennan Productions

  • Paul Attner, 1968, Independent writing/editing professional          

  • Walter Baranger, 1986, Senior Editor (retired), The New York Times

  • David G. Barford, 1981, President and CEO, Agilis Systems

  • Mark Boster, 1976, Staff photographer, The Los Angeles Times

  • Chuck Brauer, 1973, Managing Partner, Bark

  • Nick Chilton, 1968, President (retired), Wyandot Inc.

  • Peggy Conlon, 1973, Board member, Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy and United Way Worldwide

  • Ken Daley, 1986, Criminal Justice Reporter, The Times-Picayune

  • Cathi Douglas, 1980, President, Cathi Douglas Communications

  • Elke Eastman, 1980, Manager of Community and Employee Services (retired), Beckman Coulter Inc.

  • Geno Effler, 1977, Corporate Communications, J.D. Power

  • Sheri Erlewine Benninghoven, 1983, Principal, SAE Communications

  • David Ferrell, 1978, Reporter, Orange County Register

  • Linda Frace Parton, 1981, Director of Individual Giving and Encowment, Segerstrom Center for the Arts

  • Dennis Gaschen, 1980, Public Relations Counselor and Full-Time Lecturer, CSUF

  • Michele Gorman Ruiz, 1988, President and CEO, Ruiz Strategies

  • Gary Granville, 1971, Clerk-recorder (retired), Orange County        

  • Donna Hatchett, 1979, Director of Communications (retired), North Orange County Community College District

  • Jerrianne Hayslett, 1983, Lead Press Officer (retired), Los Angeles Superior Courts

  • Ken Hagihara, 1999, President, Integrity Public Relations

  • Alison Hill, 1981, Partner, CurrentPR

  • George Kiriyama, 1994, Managing Editor, KCOY-KEYT-KKFX

  • Ann Knowles, 1967, Executive vice president, Telesight LLC

  • Richard Lipski, 1976, Staff photographer, The Washington Post

  • V.J. Lovero, 1983, Staff photographer, Sports Illustrated     

  • Linda Shipkey Martin, 1983, Partner and managing director, Porter Novelli

  • Monica Mendoza, 1986, Graphic artist, CBS Sports

  • Scott Montgomery, 1973, Owner, Big Tantrum

  • Terry Rossio, 1984, Screenwriter, Scheherazade Productions

  • Jan Shawe, 1978, Deputy Chairman, Chiswick House and Gardens Trust

  • Gary Sherwin, 1984, President and CEO, Newport Beach Company

  • Mark Thiessen, 1988, Photographer, National Geographic Magazine

  • Vikki Vargas, 1981, Orange County Bureau chief, NBC-TV

  • Vicki Voltarel, 1995, Producer Third Watch, Warner Brothers

*May include job title on induction