Hall of Distinguished Service

​The Hall of Distinguished Service honors those individuals who have given years of their time to make the TOC possible. They richly deserve our appreciate and recognition for their many years of distinguished service. Collectively they have given over 60 years of service to the Tournament.

Marie Dzuris, Director of Debate- Centerville HS

David Hingstman, Director of Debate- University of Iowa

Chris McDonald, Director of Debate, Eagan High School (MN)

William A. Smelko, Director of Debate, Smelko Debate Academy (CA)

Walter Ulrich, former Director of Debate- University of Northern Iowa

Minh Luong, LD Debate and Financial Consultant

Michael Burton, Director of Debate- Eastside Catholic HS

Greg Malis, Director of Debate- Isidore Newman HS

Aaron Kall, Director of Debate-University of Michigan

Marilyn Burke, President of the Julia Burke Foundation

Chris Palmer, Lexington High School and Tabroom Website Creator

Stefan Bauschard, Lakeland High School

Alexandra Sencer, Collegiate School

Adam Jacobi, WHSFA executive director