As part of Arizona Western College’s 50th anniversary celebration, the AWC Distinguished Alumni Award for 2013 was presented to David Godley during half-time at the Homecoming game earlier this month. Godley is Professor Emeritus at AWC and President of the AWC Alumni Association. He first arrived at Arizona Western College as a freshman in 1970. He transferred to NAU and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accountancy in 1974. He returned to AWC in the early 1980s as an adjunct faculty member and became a full-time Professor of Accounting in 1986. He has also served two terms as a City Councilman and Deputy Mayor for the City of Yuma.