FRIENDS of Quaker Valley Schools Honors Distinguished Staff

FRIENDS of Quaker Valley Schools is proud to award nine faculty and staff members with the 2024 Distinguished Staff Award. Each year, FRIENDS honors those who have gone above and beyond to help children in Quaker Valley School District. Each winner received a cash prize and token of appreciation. Honorees were recognized at an afternoon reception held at the Lindsay Theater on Tuesday, May 21, 2024 sponsored by FRIENDS of Quaker Valley Schools.

Congratulations to the following winners who were nominated by their supervisor and the District's Administration:

Heather Barto, Quaker Valley High School Learning Support Teacher

Rob Johnson, Quaker Valley High School Paraprofessional and Assistant Athletic Director

Penny Johnson, Quaker Valley High School Therapy Dog

Elizabeth Alvarado, Quaker Valley Middle School ELL and World Language Exploration Teacher

Diane Bell, Quaker Valley Middle School Cafeteria Cashier

Shana Poppelreiter, Edgeworth Elementary School Paraprofessional

Sam Coulter, Osborne Elementary School Learning Support Teacher 

Karen Schurman, Osborne Elementary School Administrative Assistant

Diana Falconi, Executive Assistant to the Assistant Superintendent

Charlie Gauthier, Director of Facilities and Administrative Services 


Check out the recap video of the evening below: