• Joshua Portnoy

    Joshua Portnoy, a 1996 Drake graduate, was totally immersed in the dramatic arts program. He attended the College of Marin and was planning to transfer to UC Davis at the time of his death in an automobile accident.

    Previous Winners

    Year Name
    2019 Naiya DeLaure
    2018 Cyrus Thelin
    2017 Sasha Tcherepanov
    2016 Jackie Lozaw
    2015 Emi Abe
     2014  Isabella Chayet 
    2013 Manami Takashina
    2012 Tatiana Kreuzer
    2011 Ellis Garey
    2010 Sunee Kiernan
    2009 Hannah Wimberley
    2008 Denali Gillaspie
    2007 Kyle Darcy
    2006 Alex Silver
    2005 Shashona Brooks
    2004 Alice Smart
    2003 Phil Eastman
    2002 Donna Hoffman
    2001 Kai Hecker
    2000 Lynsey Clark