frederick_kagy  Frederick D. Kagy                  Zeke Prust

The Kagy/Prust Life Achievement Award is granted by the Graphic Communication Education Association for significant contributions to graphic arts education and the graphic arts industry. It is dedicated in the memory of the man who served and influenced the lives of the thousands of people that he came in contact with during his long and illustrious career as a graphic arts educator. Fred Kagy has provided us with a role model that would be impossible to replicate, but is worthy of emulating.

  • 2017: Michael Williams
  • 2016: Julie Schildgen
  • 2015: Thomas Schildgen
  • 2014: John Leininger
  • 2013: Dr. Harvey R. Levenson
  • 2012: Dennis "Doc" Dougherty
  • 2011: Janet Oglesby
  • 2010: Jerry Waite
  • 2009: David W. Dailey
  • 2008: John Pagels
  • 2007: Robert Y. Chung
  • 2006: J. Page Crouch
  • 2005: Evan Jackson
  • 2004: Lenore D. Collins
  • 2003: Daniel T. McCluskey
  • 2002: Adrian J. Bernagozzi
  • 2001: E. Lee Weir
  • 2000: Robert L. Cox
  • 1999: Michael H. Stinnett
  • 1996: Ervin A. Dennis
  • 1995: Jack Simich
  • 1993: Z. A. "Zeke" Prust
  • 1990: Frederick D. Kagy