Alfred W. Branca, M.D. '39
- His spirit and leadership were instrumental in the founding of the Blue Chips organization in 1969. He has been one of the driving forces behind the continuing and ever-growing flow of private support to Boston College athletics through Blue Chips.
- A former President of the Boston College Alumni Association, Dr. Branca was the 1973 winner of the McKenney Award as the University's outstanding alumni.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1981.