Jerry D. Fox


IPFW Ralph E. Broyles Medal (1992)


Jerry D. Fox, Treasurer of the Journal Gazette Foundation and IU graduate, was a loyal athletics booster who was also instrumental in helping IPFW secure grants; he was awarded the 1992 Ralph E. Broyles Medal for his service. His work includes the strengthening of the sports program at IPFW, fundraising efforts that led to the construction of Memorial Baseball Stadium (the former home of the Fort Wayne minor league baseball team), and the establishment of the Lifetime Sports Academy in Fort Wayne.