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MESPA Division Leadership Award


The Division Leadership Award is an annual recognition made by each of the 12 MESPA divisions and the Retired Principals of MESPA (RPM). The award expresses appreciation to the many outstanding individuals in the principalship who have contributed generously to improving education, their communities, and their profession. They serve as role models and sources of inspiration to other principals and educators.

Nominations due to Division Presidents by October 28, 2019
Applications due November 12, 2019

Any MESPA member may nominate a peer for consideration; Division Presidents then facilitate the selection process within each division. 

How to Nominate a Colleague: 
Click here to read the full guidelines.

Nominations due to Division Presidents by October 28, 2019: Any active MESPA member can nominate / be nominated. Click here to nominate a colleague. Or, fill out the Word nomination form and send directly to your division president (find your division president in the MESPA Directory).

Applications due November 12, 2019: After the division president selects a nominee, the candidate must submit a completed application and high-resolution digital headshot to the MESPA office. The application will be sent to the selected nominee upon their selection.

Congrats to our 2019 Division Leadership Award Recipients


13 MESPA Division Leadership Award Winners, pictured Left to Right: (top row): Jason Luksik, Dr. Lloyd Winfield, Taber Akin, Be Vang, Gina Meinertz, Toni Jo Stamer-Baartman, Kari Wehrmann, Barbara Shin; (bottom row): Kate Flynn, Julie Greiman, Dr. Amy Reed, Debra Reynolds; (not pictured): Jason Kuehn

To read the press releases, go to the Divisions Page and select the division you would like. The press releases are listed under division news. 

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