- IUAA President's Award (2016)
- Indiana University Bloomington
BIOGRAPHYSam Gaskins has provided service to IU and IUAA in Central North Carolina for the past 25 years in a variety of capacities. He was president of the Central Carolina Chapter for eight years, was a member on the IUAA Executive Council, and served as treasurer of his local chapter while providing veteran leadership and alumni programming.
Gaskins is a recipient of the Central Carolina Chapter's Distinguished Service Award, and serves on the Sanford, North Carolina City Council and is mayor pro tem.