Award of Distinction
The annual award recognizes the outstanding service and leadership in the role of a local district public school special education director. The candidate of the award must be an approved Director of Special Education and must be employed (or functions) as such in the LEA; demonstrates qualities of service, leadership, vision and collaboration, is a leader of vision and has implemented innovative programming which contributes to the field of special education. Including in the decision are qualities regarding organizational involvement, volunteerism and years of service.
2013 Award of Distinction Winner
Past Award of Distinction Winners
||Dr. Michele Harmala
||Anthony Thaxton, Ph.D.
||Cynthia Smith, Ph.D.