New Y’EER Celebration

Help the NCAC ring in the ‘New Y’EER, look back at some of the great NCAC events from the past year, and honor four great WVU alums in the DC area at our annual winter gathering.

Join us for a great night of Mountaineer fun, including food and drinks, a silent auction, the 50/50 raffle, the announcement of the date for Crab Feast, and the NCAC’s four awards to deserving DC area WVU alumni. See event details below, as well as learn about the awards and how to nominate worthy candidates.


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Rhodeside Grill

The Awards

Each year the NCAC honors four outstanding DC-area alumni in the categories described below. You can nominate individuals you feel are worthy of recognition by writing a few paragraphs about them and their activities, and submitting that information in the NCAC Award Submission Form.

NCAC Service Award

Given to an individual that participates and volunteers frequently throughout the year. The criteria takes into account the number of events attended, and the nominee being a “team player and exhibiting good sportsmanship.”

NCAC Sponsorship Award

Given to the person or company representative that provides the most opportunity from a sponsorship perspective. This includes frequency of events sponsored, impact, and nature of sponsorship.

NCAC Lifetime Achievement Award

Given to an individual that has spent at least 15 years as an alumnus in the NCAC. The criteria should be about impact to the NCAC, helping the chapter evolve into what it is today, being a leader of leaders, and a person that is recognizable by a majority of the current NCAC Board and chapter members.

NCAC Up and Coming Award

Given to a young alum (5 years or less from their date of graduation from WVU) who has distinguished themselves with support of chapter event(s), membership or in other meaningful ways.

Past Recipients

WVU Alumni National Capital Area Chapter has been fortunate enough to have many dedicated individuals who over time received their recognition.  Those recognized by NCAC have been listed below.

Bob Fox, 2016
Marianne Myers, 2015
Stacy Adrian, 2014
Sam Fisher, 2013
Kristine Condie, 2012
Tony Hylton, 2011
Mike and Linda Oliver, 2010

Malene Davis, Capital Caring, 2016
Adam Prather, The Hill Newspaper, 2015
Stephen Ritchey, BDO, 2014
Scott Widmeyer, Widmeyer Communications, a Finn Partners Company, 2013
Alan Zucarri, Hamilton Insurance, 2012
Scott Rotruck, Chesapeake Energy, 2011
Chris Lefbom, Ragtime, 2010

Holly Metz, 2015
Carol Wallace, 2014
Arthur J. Pugh, 2013
Mike Fulton, 2012
Paul Farmer, 2011
Lionel Taylor, 2010

Benner Alleman and Brian Arndt, 2016
Pete Deremer, 2015
Allyson Cannon, 2014

Event Sponsors

Rhodeside Grill
Dogwood Tavern
Boating in DC
Chestnut Brew Works
William Jeffreys
Port City
Signature Theatre
Copperwood Tavern