- IUAA President's Award (2005)
Jody Phillipson Howell, of Kokomo, earned a bachelor's degree in labor studies from IU Kokomo in 2003. She joined the IU Kokomo Alumni Association board of directors in 2004 and is a member of the scholarship committee.
In 2005, she coordinated the Old Ben 5K Run/Walk scholarship fundraiser. Howell is active in several community organizations, including Kiwanis International and the Breakaway Bicycling Club.