College of Health Sciences

West Chester University

Dr. Linda Adams, Dean
Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383

1999 Hall of Fame Inductees

William H. Boucher
John Furlow
Leslie R. Henry
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