Hilliard City Schools Celebrates Excellent Staff Members

Celebrating-Excellence2013Celebrating Excellence is a staff recognition program that honors 10 of the more than 1,500 employees in the district. This program is a recommendation from the district’s 2020 initiative and includes classified, certified and administrative staff members who demonstrate:

  • Excellence in job performance;
  • Inspirational student services;
  • Commitment towards student achievement;
  • Personal and professional growth; and,
  • Applying the seven characteristics of highly effective teachers or leaders.

Congratulations to this year’s Celebrating Excellence honorees:

  • Anita Collins, secretary at Hilliard Memorial Middle School;
  • Sharon Esswein, districtwide teacher leader;
  • Mike Foley, custodian at Darby Creek Elementary School;
  • Cheryl Fuller, secretary at Hilliard Davidson High School;
  • Kevin Landon, kindergarten teacher at Washington Elementary School;
  • Jennifer Lowery, principal at Washington Elementary School;
  • Dale McVey, superintendent;
  • Natalie Robison, nurse at Hilliard Bradley High School;
  • Teresa Scholl, districtwide teacher leader; and,
  • Terry Timlin, director of transportation.

Each of these outstanding individuals was honored at a breakfast at the Heritage Golf Club that was sponsored by HR Imaging Partners, Inc., The Standard Insurance Company, Trustmart Insurance and Ameritas Group. The honorees were presented with artistic photographs from a high school student that was recreated into a plaque. The students who photographed these images are:

  • Emma Bryant, junior at Hilliard Darby High School;
  • Maria Casa, senior at Hilliard Davidson High School;
  • Darby Connors, sophomore at Hilliard Bradley High School;
  • Bri Ekanem, senior at Hilliard Davidson High School;
  • Lindsay Grose, senior at Hilliard Darby High School;
  • Hannah Liberati, senior at Hilliard Davidson High School;
  • Gabrielle Manente, senior at Hilliard Darby High School;
  • Sarah Nespor, senior at Hilliard Darby High School; and,

Bonnie Zhao, senior at Hilliard Davidson High School.