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Pinellas announces finalists, semifinalists for Support Employee of the Year



The Pinellas school district has announced the finalists and semifinalists for the 2011-12 Support Employee of the Year. The winner will be named Jan. 12.

According to a press release, district volunteers judged 142 nominations in three categories: "Direct Involvement with Students (employee spends 75 percent or more of his/her work hours in direct contact with students), Indirect Involvement with Students (employee spends less than 25 percent of his/her work hours in direct contact with students), Limited Involvement with Students (employee spends little or none of his/her work hours in direct contact with students)."

Here are the finalists:

Direct Involvement
Roxana Brockway, Shore Acres Elementary, Bilingual Assistant
Sharon Minotti, Calvin A. Hunsinger School, ESE Associate
Cathleen Young, Nina Harris ESE Center, ESE Associate 

Indirect Involvement
Carmen Cruz-Rivera, Clearwater High, Office Clerk II
Melissa Folks, Ridgecrest Elementary, Office Clerk
Francine Giannotti, Gibbs High, Secretary/Bookkeeper

Limited Involvement
Bonnie Eaton, Garrison-Jones Elementary, Office Clerk
Deborah Stephens, Professional Development, Personnel Technician
Kathryn Vreeland, Nina Harris ESE Center, Secretary/Bookkeeper

Here are the semifinalists:

Direct Involvement
Joyce Brown, Curlew Creek Elementary, ESE Associate
Judith Anne Dee, Clearwater High, Teacher Associate
Michele Hingley, Bauder Elementary, ESE Associate
Lora McIntosh, Osceola Middle, Campus Monitor

Indirect Involvement
Marolyn Coleman, Tomlinson Adult Learning Center, Data Management Technician
Annette Lanier, Orange Grove Elementary, Family & Community Liaison
Charlene Miller, John M. Sexton Elementary, Teacher Assistant
Carolyn Tillman, Skycrest Elementary, Office Clerk

Limited Involvement
Judy Heintzelman, Skyview Elementary, Family & Community Liaison
Ann Miller, Lake St. George Elementary, Secretary/Bookkeeper
Sara Rivenburgh, Seminole Elementary, Family & Community Liaison
Sylvia Slone, Lynch Elementary, Head Plant Operator II

[Last modified: Friday, December 2, 2011 10:32am]


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