Alumnus of the Year - 2016
 

Alumnus of the Year PAUL BIGARD, SHA’85, receives his award
from James Thering, SHA’89, with his family in attendance. Pictured
from left are, James and Paul, along with Paul’s daughter Brooklyn,
wife Michelle and daughter Laura.

Paul Bigard '85 is the 2016 Alumnus of the Year.The award is given annually to the alumnus who demonstrates the ideals of his/her Christian Education through outstanding contributions to Church, School, Parish and Community.

Paul has served on the Sacred Heart Parish Council and Administration Committee, as well as the Development Committee and the Sacred Heart Parish All Are Welcome capital campaign project. His school involvement includes School Board member and President, SHAgala Silent Auction and Cash Raffle committees, Home and School President and classroom volunteer (Junior Achievement and more), in addition to the Budget Committee and the Academy’s ad hoc marketing committee.

Paul supports the homeless and needy, the STEM initiative at SHA, tuition assistance and the SHA Foundation, and he and wife Michelle are involved in Marriage preparation for engaged couples.

Past Alumnus

Alumnus

Year 
Graduated

Year
Selected

Bill Sowle

1951

1979

John Verwey

1949

1980

Conrad English

1954

1981

Virginia McConnell Cotter

1934

1982

Nancee Kerin Fitzpatrick

1952

1983

Dr. Alfred Spagnuolo

1936

1984

Earl G. Hartman, Jr.

1966

1985

Jim Fabiano

1961

1988

Bill Ervin

1965

2003

Shirley Honeywell Sheppard

1949

2004

Pat Heintz

1973

2005

Fr. John Cotter

1965

2006

Charlotte Simon Voisin

1960

2007

Jim Epple

1959

2008

Bill Hauck

1979

2009

Joe and Deb (McDonald) Fox

1978/1981

2010

Bill Myler

1976

2011

Tim Bollman

1975

2012

Terry Coughlin

1956

2013

Keith MacDonald

1985

2014

Jeff McDonald

1979

2015