Young Alumni Who's Who 

The Young Alumni Who's Who Award honors graduates who have distinguished themselves through a high level of accomplishment early in their career and who demonstrate a commitment to CMU through volunteering, leadership, and/or contributions. The Alumni Association will recognize the 2021 class of Young Alumni Who's Who winners at the 2021 Annual Alumni Meeting. The Alumni Association strongly encourages awardees to come back to campus for the event and awards presentation. 

Nomination Process

Click here to nominate a deserving young alumni today. All nominations are due March 31, 2021. If you have any questions about the nomination process please email us at or call 970.248.1525. All submitted nominations will be considered for 2 years.

Eligibility Criteria 

  • Colorado Mesa University Graduates who have completed an Associates, Bachelors or higher degree and are under the age of 40. 
  • Demonstrates career advancement.
  • Impacts the lives of others through their profession or other accomplishments.
  • Actively contributes to society and Colorado Mesa University.
  • Current members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors are ineligible. 

2020 Young Alumni Who's Who Recipients

Congratulations to each of the 2020 Young Alumni Who's Who winners. 


Jason Schofield, '05         Joey Kercher, '05                Katie Hilborn, '06                Sarah Allen, '04  


2019 Young Alumni Who's Who Recipients


Katie Berland, '15         Charles Dukes, '05        Joshua Garland, '09       Anna Stout, '10            

2018 Young Alumni Who's Who Recipients


Dom Lewis, '13                Nick Lopez, 11              Geoffrey Mattson, '15     Cassidee Shull, '11