Mr. Turnipseed was recently honored as an inductee into the Georgia Tech 2019 Engineering Hall of Fame. According to the Georgia Tech website, membership in the Engineering Alumni Hall of Fame is reserved for individuals holding a Georgia Tech engineering degree. Mr. Turnipseed has made meritorius engineering and managerial contributions during his career. The Hall of Fame recognizes successful alumni who have reached the highest levels of achievement in their professional endeavors and who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of their profession. Mr. Turnipseed is pictured with his wife of over 50 years, Cheral.