About Past Scholars

The Leader of the Year Award was renamed in 2004-2005 as the Col. J. Logan Schutz Omicron Delta Kappa Leader of the Year Award in honor of Col. J. Logan Schutz, who served as President of the Sigma Circle in 1937-38 and continued as an active member and significant supporter of the programs of the Circle in addition to his many other contributions to the University of Maryland.

2017-2018
Jessica Ruark

2011-2012
Odunola Ojewumi

2010-11
David Nelson

2009-10
Joanna Calabrese (Also Region and National Leader)

2008-09
Raakee Sharma

2007-08
Shannon Auxier

2006-07
Tim Lee (Also Region Leader)

2005-06
Joe Williams

2004-05
Christina Pernia

2003-04
Christine Hwang (Also Province Leader)

2002-03
Adam Chepenik (Also Province and National Leader)

2001-02
Peggy Wood

2000-01
Jason Ward (Also Province Leader)

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