Iowa Central: Alumni/Foundation

2011 Triton Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees



Honorable Albert L. Habhab

  • 1948 A.A. Fort Dodge Junior College
  • 1949 B.A. Political Science, University of Iowa
  • 1952 JD Degree, University of Iowa
  • Practiced law in Fort Dodge 1952-1975
  • 1975-1987 District Court Judge
  • 1987-1997 Court of Appeals
  • 1997-2003 Iowa Court of Appeals (retired as chief Judge)
  • 1960-1974 Mayor of Fort Dodge
  • American Legion – Past Commander
  • Jaycees (life member)
  • Amvets (life member)
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars (life member)
  • 1964 President of Webster County Bar
  • 1987-1988 President of Iowa Judge’s Association
  • Iowa Bar Association Member
  • Friendship Haven Foundation Board – Past Chairman
  • Friendship Haven – Current Board member
  • 1963 Fort Dodge Grand Marshall

Al Nuness

  • Nominated in both Athletic and Distinguished Alumni Categories
  • 1967 A.A. Fort Dodge Community College
  • B.S. University of Minnesota
  • 1st Team All-American Basketball – Iowa Central Community College
  • All Big Ten University of Minnesota Basketball
  • Drafted by Phoenix Suns
  • Coached five years Central High School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Coached at the University of Minnesota
  • Director of Sales and Community Basketball – Minnesota Timberwolves
  • NCAA Executive Committee Final Four
  • Member of Omega Psi Phi, Inc Epsilon Rho 1968
  • Monitors Club
  • Member of Omicron Boule
  • Recipient of the National Scroll of Courage
  • YMCA Community Service Award
  • Pillsbury Outstanding Sales Achievement Award
  • WCCO Radio High School Coach of Year
  • Board Member University of Minnesota Alumni Association
  • Board Member of Minneapolis Urban League
  • Board Member Colin Powell Leadership Center
  • Board Member Metropolitan Economic Development Association
  • Chairman of the Board Minnesota Youth Athletic Services
  • Vice-President, Jostens Sports Sales

Kevin A. Alstott

  • 1970 A.A. Fort Dodge Community College
  • Decorated Vietnam Army Veteran
  • CEO C&S Products Company, Inc.
  • Recipient of Detroit Autorama Ridler Award
  • Recipient of Most Beautiful Roadster Award
  • Inducted into the Detroit Autorama Hall of Fame
  • Inducted into the Legends of Sacramento Autorama Hall of Fame
  • AMBRA Hall of Fame
  • C&S has been named Business Philanthropy
  • Frontier Days Distinguished Senior High Graduate
  • Advisor to various boards in Iowa and Idaho

Mark J. Smith

  • 1974 A.A. Iowa Central Community College
  • 1976 Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Iowa
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Personal Financial Planning Specialist
  • Certified Investment Management Analyst
  • 1983 M. J. Smith and Associates, founder and principal
  • 2010 Top 100 Independent Broker/Dealer by Registered Rep Magazine
  • 2009 Research Magazine’s Adviser Hall of Fame
  • 2011, 2010, 2009, Recipient of Baron’s top 1000 Wealth Advisors
  • Former President of Colorado Security of CPA’s Educational Foundation
  • Board Member of Kempe Foundation
  • Board member of Salvation Army
  • 2005 CSCPA Everyday Hero Award