2013 HHS Award Recipients

Distinguished Alumni Award

This award honors alumni who have significantly advanced their careers and have demonstrated noteworthy professional accomplishments that reflect favorably on their profession, Purdue and society.

Stein KruseStein Kruse

President and CEO
Holland America Line, Inc.
Chairman, Seabourn
Seattle, WA
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B.S. '82, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Purdue University
AMP '97, Harvard Business School

2011 - present Chairman, Seabourn
2004 - present President and CEO, Holland America Line, Inc.
2003 - 2004 President and COO, Holland America Line, Inc.
1999 - 2003 Senior Vice President, Fleet Operations, Holland America Line, Inc.
1997 - 1999 Senior Vice President and CFO, "K" Line, Japanese Shipping Company (North American Operations)
1994 - 1997 Executive Vice President and COO, Radisson Seven Seas Cruises
1991 - 1994 President and CEO, Seven Seas Cruise Line

Carol A. Oglesby Carole A. Oglesby, PH.D.

Professor Emeritus, Temple University
Adjunct Faculty, National University
Private Psychology and Sports Development Consultant
Calabasas, CA
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BS '61, Physical Education, University of California, Los Angeles
MS '64, Physical Education, University of California, Los Angeles
PhD '69, Physical Education, Purdue University
PhD '99, Counseling Psychology, Temple University

2012 - present Adjunct faculty, National University, La Jolla, CA
2010 - present Private Psychology and Sports Development Consultant
2003 - 2009 Professor and Department Chair, California State University, Northridge
2001 - 2003 Therapist, Northwestern Psychological Services, Philadelphia
2001 - present Professor Emeritus, Temple University
1993 - 2001 Professor, Temple University

Amy McConkey RobbinsAmy McConkey Robbins, M.S. CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist
Owner, Communication Consulting Services
Indianapolis, IN
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BA '77, Psychological Services, Hollins College, Roanoke, Va.
Diploma '77, Linguistics and Phonetics, Leeds University, Yorkshire, England
MS '79, Audiology and Speech Sciences, Purdue University

1998 - present Adjunct Faculty, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1997 - present Owner, Communication Consulting Services, Indianapolis, IN
1985 - 1986 Consultant, 3M-Europe Cochlear Implant Program, Brussels, Belgium
1983 - 1997 Speech Pathologist, DeVault Otologic Research Laboratory, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
1981 - 1983 Adjunct Faculty, University of Nebraska
1979 - 1983 Supervisor of Clinical Services in Aural Rehabiliation, Boys Town National Institute, Omaha

R. Craid YoderR. Craig Yoder, PH.D.

Sr. Vice President
Landauer, Inc.
Gleenwood, IL
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BS '74, Premedicine, Davidson College, Davidson, N.C.
MS '76, Bionucleonics, Purdue University
PhD '78, Bionucleonics, Purdue University
SEP '96, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

2011 - present Senior Vice President, Technology and International Business, Landauer Inc., Glenwood, IL
2001 - 2011 Senior Vice President, Marketing and Technology, Landauer, Inc.
1994 - 2001 Vice President, Operations and Technology, Landauer, Inc.
1983 - 1994 Technology Manager, Landauer, Inc.
1981 - 1983 Radiological Group Supervisor, Pennsylvania Power and Light Company, Allentown
1978 - 1981 Senior Research Scientist, Research Scientist, Battelle, Pacific Northwest Laboratories, Richland, WA

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