The 2006 recipient is L. Joe Enloe
('60)L. Joe Enloe
(Class of 1960) has been an active USC volunteer, along with his
wife Joan, for over forty years, primarily in the Northern California Bay Area.He has served as president and founding member of a number of alumni organizations, including the East Bay Alumni Club, the Contra Costa Alumni Club, and the Associated Alumni Clubs.He was elected president of the USC General Alumni Association in 1994 and served on the USC Board of Trustees from 1993 to 1998.He continues to serve as Chairman of the Bay Area SC Weekender.Joe was born on a farm in Greenville, Illinois and may explain his uncanny likeness to President Abraham Lincoln.
...Dr. Enloe spent four years in the Army Medical Corp and then was appointed Assistant Chief of Surgery at Kaiser Permanente's Oakland Medical Center, where he served, ultimately as Chief of Surgery, until his retirement in September 2004.He is a member of many medical professional societies, including membership as a Fellow of both the American and International College of Surgeons.
In addition to the USC organizations mentioned above, he
served, among others, as a member of the USC General Alumni Association
Board of Governors from 1984 to 1992, as Chairman of the Northern California Regional Board
from 2001 to 2005 and as a member of the Alumni president's Council since 2002.He
received an USC Alumni Service award in 1987.Joe
is married to the former Joan Eleanor Rose (whom he
met at USC
and married in 1958) and they have four children (Leslie, Tracie, Sean and Gregory), three of whom attended USC
, and nine grandchildren.