College of Health Sciences

West Chester University

Dr. Linda Adams, Dean
Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2825
ladams@wcupa.edu


1999 Hall of Fame Inductees

Boucher
William H. Boucher
Furlow
John Furlow
Henry
Leslie R. Henry
Wackenhut
George R. Wackenhut


William H. Boucher, B.S. '47*

  • Educator, coach, mentor, developer, philanthropist
  • Board of Trustees, Sanford School
  • Board of Trustees, Delaware Mutual Insurance Company
  • United Way of Chester County
  • Director, West Chester University Foundation
  • Supporter of and contributor to worthy causes, particularly in the field of education
  • Owner B&B Company
  • WWII veteran-Naval Air Corps

John J. Furlow, B.S. '55

  • Athlete, coach, educator, author, publisher
  • West Chester University health and physical education faculty for thirty years
  • Emeritus designation, West Chester University
  • Chaplain of the Four Chaplains Award
  • Swope Foundation Board of Directors
  • Head football coach, West Chester University, '72-'78
  • Member, Killinger Foundation Football Hall of Fame
  • Member, Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
  • President, Delaware County Chapter, Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
  • Downtown A.C. Champions Award for Collegiate Boxing

Leslie R. Henry, B.S. '37*

  • Curator, the Henry Ford Museum, 1960-1977
  • Consultant to the Henry Ford Museum, the Frederick C. Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, and the Motor Sports Hall of Fame
  • Chemical engineer, Atlantic Refining, 1940-1960
  • Guest lecturer on automotive history at numerous universities
  • Antique Automobile Club of America, president, 2 years; vice president, 28 years; national director, 33 years; known to AACA members as "Mr. AACA"
  • Founding director of the Library and Research Center, AACA, Hershey, PA
  • Founding member of the Society of Automotive Historians
  • Author of numerous books and publications on antique automobiles
  • Winner of numerous trophies for restoration of antique automobiles
  • Leading authority on Ford restoration and history

George R. Wackenhut, B.S.'42*

  • Athlete, coach, educator, security industry leader
  • Chairman and CEO, the Wackenhut Corporation, and chairman, Wackenhut Corrections Corporation
  • High school & college soccer star, professional soccer player
  • Member, National Board, National Soccer Hall of Fame
  • National Trustee, Freedom's Foundation at Valley Forge
  • Member, Society of Former Special Agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Member, Small Business Administration, Region IV Advisory Council
  • Certified Protection Professional (CPP), American Society for Industrial Security
  • WWII veteran-U.S. Army


*Deceased