2016 Employee Recognition

Each year, the accomplishments of our extraordinary employees and colleagues at the Riverside County Office of Education are honored and celebrated at the Employee Recognition event.

Lavonne Lee

Classified Employee of the Year
Lavonne Lee
Lavonne Lee
Administrator’s Secretary, Career Technical Education
Division of Educational Services
Biography

 

Site Support Employee of the Year
Tamara Smith
Tamara Smith
School Nutrition Program Specialist, Alternative Education
Division of Student Programs and Services
Biography

 

Principal of the Year
Denise Chappell
Denise Chappell
Principal, Lincoln East, Special Education
Division of Student Programs and Services
Biography

 

Classified Administrator of the Year
Kathleen Beglau
Kathleen Beglau
Digital Marketing and Communications Manager
Office of the Riverside County Superintendent of Schools
Biography

 

Certificated Administrator of the Year
Ann Vessey
Ann Vessey
Executive Director, Special Education
Division of Student Programs and Services
Biography

 

Early Childhood Education Teacher of the Year
Rebecca Reber
Rebecca Reber
Permit Teacher, CalSafe, Children’s Services Unit
Division of Children and Family Services
Biography

 

Teacher of the Year
Paul Anderson
Paul Anderson
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Itinerant Program, Special Education
Division of Student Programs and Services
Biography

 

Milo P. Johnson Award of Distinction
Chun-Wu Li
Chun-Wu Li
Administrator I, Instructional Services
Division of Educational Services
Biography