This award, presented by the National Alumni Association Executive Committee, in memory of Kathleen O’Connor Boelhouwer ’85, a Trinity leader, both as a volunteer and as a senior professional, annually honors that alumna or alumnus whose leadership, persuasion and activities advance the engagement of Trinity’s alumnae in the college’s excellence and reputation. The Boelhouwer Award recognizes that person each year who helps expand the number of women in leadership volunteer roles at Trinity, and/or who helps connect successful alumnae to one another and the college, and/or who helps educate alumnae about their philanthropic power in support of Trinity, and/or who increases alumnae mentoring on and off-campus, and/or help recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of Trinity women, as graduates or as undergraduates.

2019 Crisanne M. Colgan M’74
2018 Katherine “Katy” DeConti Duckworth-Schachter ’98
2017 The Hon. Jane M. Swift ’87
2016 Eleanor Wenner Kerr ’81, P’13
2015 Nina McNeely Diefenbach ’80, P’18
2014 Emily Latour Bogle ’79
2013 Karen Fink Kupferberg ’73, P’07
2012 Sophie Bell Ayres ’77, P’12
2011 Karen A. Jeffers, Esq. ’76​
2010 Kathleen O’Connor Boelhouwer ’85 (Posthumous)