February Mesa Public Schools Employees of the Month were recognized by superintendency and school board members for their leadership, commitment and dedication to students on Feb. 28.
Certified and classified employees are nominated for the award by co-workers and endorsed by administrators. Selected employees are honored during the second board meeting of the month from September to April. The board meetings are usually standing room only and full of energy as the employees accept their honors.
Lisa Ehrenberg, fifth-grade teacher, Entz Elementary.
Cindy Pavich, family support specialist, Madison Elementary.
Irma Rodriguez, secretary to the principal, Poston Junior High.
Priscilla Yazzie, family and consumer sciences teacher, Mesa High School.
Employees of the Month receive certificates, school board tributes and $400 for professional development workshops or conferences of their choice.
– Heidi Hurst is supervisor of district communications for Mesa Public Schools.