Willamette Announces Alumni Award Winners

Edward "Nick" Allis '70
Leslie J. Sparks Medallion

Edward 'Nick' AllisNick has quietly done much for his alma mater. He served on the Alumni Board of Directors from 1989 to 1994. He served on the Board of Trustees from 1998 to 2004. Over the years he has been a class agent for the Class of '70, and is a member of the Founder's Circle of the Lausanne Giving Society. Nick has established endowed scholarships for his father, Charles D. Allis, and his former boss, John Gray. He also established the Allis-Gray Scholarship at the Atkinson Graduate School of Management. Nick volunteered a great deal of time in 2003-04 as the project coordinator for the Art Building renovation and the renovation of Eaton Hall's fourth floor. His efforts saved both time and hundreds of thousands of dollars for Willamette during these construction projects.