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Staff Awards and Recognitions - February Board Meeting

Teacher of the Year

Ashe County's 2019/20 Oddie Cox Teacher of the Year Award - Callie Lewis, Westwood Teacher - presented by Dr. Lee Beckworth


Oddie Cox Teacher of the Year Award

Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019/20 Oddie Cox Teacher of the Year Award and nominees—Amber Dillingham, Ashe High; Summer Davis, Ashe Middle; Charles Johnson, Blue Ridge; Cynthia Harless, Mountain View; and Callie Lewis, Westwood and Ashe County’s Teacher of the Year Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019/20


Classified Employee of the Year

Classified Employee of the Year and nominees—Tim Walton, Ashe High; Beth Hodges, Ashe Early College; Christine Richardson, Ashe Middle; Crystal Crouse, Mountain View; David Higgins, Westwood; Carrie Blevins, Early Learning Center; and Robin Scott, Blue Ridge and Ashe County’s Classified Employee of the Year


Support/Supervisory Employee of the Year

Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019/20 Support/Supervisory Employee of the Year and nominees—Julie Jones, Ashe Early College; Alisa Taylor, Blue Ridge; Lindsey Williams, Mountain View; Amanda Bloomer, Westwood; and Christina Pennington, Ashe High and Ashe County’s Support/Supervisory Employee of the Year


Rookie Teacher of the Year

Recognition of Jordan Nemeth, Mountain View, as Rookie Teacher of the Year


EC Teacher of Excellence

Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019/20 Teacher of Excellence for Exceptional Children—Cindy Wells, Blue Ridge


National Board Recipient

Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019/20 National Board recipient—Kelly Lambert, Mountain View


Math Teacher Award

Recognition of Ashe County’s 2019 North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics Outstanding Elementary Math Teacher—Laura Absher, Westwood


Finance Award

Recognition of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the National Government Finance Officers Association for the 2018 fiscal year—Amanda Coldiron, Finance Officer; Geneva Spencer, Accounts Payable and Purchasing; Sandy Rhodes, Payroll; and Laken Lyall, Accounting Specialist