2009 Honorees:

Ben Bernanke
Federal Reserve Chairman
Bill & Kathy Magee
Founders, Operation Smile
Cory Booker
Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
Greg Mortenson
John Chambers
CEO, Cisco Systems
Ray Odierno
U.S. General
Yvon Chouinard
Environmentalist and CEO, Patagonia
Eboo Patel
Founder, Interfaith Youth Core
John Doerr
Venture Capitalist
Sally Ride
Astronaut and Advocate
Cheryl Dorsey
Activist and President, Echoing Green
David Robinson
Philanthropist and Former NBA Star
Eve Ensler
Playwright and Activist
Judith Rodin
Rockefeller Foundation President
Norman Francis
President, Xavier University of Louisiana
Senior Noncommissioned Officers
Orrin Hatch
U.S. Senator
Jim Senegal
CEO, Costco
Susan Hockfield
President, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Twyla Tharp
Choreographer and Dancer
Ted Kennedy
U.S. Senator (1932-2009)