Hall of Fame

Cochise College inducted a college founder and two alumni into the Hall of Fame on Nov. 9, 2019. Dr. William Harwood, second Cochise College president; Javier “Shorty” Fimbres (’77), 2015 Carol Huddleston Volunteer of the Year; and David LaClair (’99), entrepreneur. Commercial pilot Mary Hall Pope (’78) will be inducted at a later date.

The Cochise College Hall of Fame seeks to honor those who have positively advanced the college’s legacy after being part of the Cochise College community or left a legacy that made a significant impact on the institution and/or its students.

Community leaders and former students and employees may be nominated as individuals or as a group, team or family.



Initial Review of Nominations Begins

March 16, 2020

Final Nomination Deadline

Through May 15, 2020

Inductees Notified

May/June 2020

Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

November 2020

Nomination Checklist

Nominators may submit the PDF Nomination Form, which includes submission information, or use the embedded form below.

The final nomination deadline is May 15, 2020.

Complete nominations include:

  • Certificate or degree earned with approximate date/s of attendance, year/s of service, or date/description of contribution
  • Summary of professional background
  • Summary of community service, honors and awards (1,000 words, to include public recognitions of the nominee, if relevant)

Self-nominations and nominations of current Cochise College employees will not be accepted.