Nominate a Distinguished Retiree

Distinguished Retiree with President Keith Brown 2019

Click Image to read about the 2019 Distinguished Retiree Award Winner, Betty Williams.

Who can be nominated?
Any employee of Jefferson State who retired from the college or who qualified to retire at the time he/she left the college.

Who can submit a nomination?
All retirees, current Jefferson State employees, and members of the community are invited to submit nominations.

Criteria for Selection
The nominees will be evaluated according to post-retirement accomplishments or contributions in the following areas:

  1. Health, physical, cultural, or social well-being of the community (local, state or national).
  2. Education at any level.
  3. Enrichment of the lives of those in his/her community.
  4. Other contributions or accomplishments not included above.

Kathi Wales RetireeHow do I nominate someone?

  • Obtain permission to nominate the JSCC retiree.
  • Nominations for 2020 have closed but you can nominate someone for 2021 now via:

1. Preferably fill out and submit the online form below


2. Click here to download a hard copy of Distinguished Retiree Award Form

  • you can save and attach the form in an email to [email protected]
  • or you can mail or hand deliver to:

Jefferson State Community College
Attn: Libby Holmes
Office of Community Outreach
Fitzgerald Student Center 308
2601 Carson Road
Birmingham, AL  35215

Online Form

  • Section I. Nominee’s Information

    Contact Information for the Nominee:
  • Section II. Nominator’s Information

    Contact Information for the Nominator
  • Section III. Nomination Narrative

    You may do this by typing in the box below or attaching a file. Please address the nominee’s post-retirement accomplishments or contributions in at least one of the areas listed under “Criteria for Selection”. More than one area may be addressed. A resume/vita may be included but the nominator MUST also include a narrative that emphasizes the contributions that are being cited for the nomination.
  • Max. file size: 50 MB.