Ruth Awards Luncheon Honors Three Outstanding Servant Leaders  

Ruth Awards
Alex Wagner, Mary Fae Kamm, and Dr. Nancy McLaughlin (l-r)

Every year at the annual Ruth Awards luncheon, Dallas Baptist University honors distinguished women who exemplify devotion to God, family, and community as encompassed in the biblical story of Ruth. This year’s award recipients were Alex Wagner, Mary Fae Kamm, and Dr. Nancy McLaughlin.

The event was hosted by the Women's Auxiliary Board on December 8 and took place in the Hillcrest Great Hall of the John G. Mahler Student Center. 

Joyce Andres, President of the Women's Auxiliary Board, started the luncheon with a prayer and a word of welcome to all in attendance. Following a special performance by a DBU Student Ensemble, DBU President Dr. Adam Wright gave an introduction and remarks.

Afterwards, Jacque Delkus, Chairperson of the Ruth Awards Luncheon Committee introduced the honorees who were presented with their awards by Todd Wagner, Kay Kamm, and Dr. Gail Linam. Leslie Moulton, Executive Director of the Women's Auxiliary Board, closed the ceremony with a prayer of dedication. 

Written by Dr. Michael Whiting

Dr. Michael Whiting is the Director of Written Content in University Communications at Dallas Baptist University.