Congratulations to all nominees in 2017!  Students, parents, colleagues and community members took the time to nominate these wonderful educators.  We had 1,028 nominations for 484 teachers!

Thank you to the nominees for your continued dedication to the profession and for making a difference in the lives of Black Hawk County youth.

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Denise Aalderks
Angelina Abbott
Sarah Acuff
Tiffany Ahrens
Charlie Aldrich
Katia Allbee
Kurt Alpers
Jennifer Anderson
Laura Angove
Cory Arensdorf
Kaleb Armbruster
Lisa Asmussen
Andrea Atuhairwe
Aaron Atwood-Blaine
Tyler Babneau
Sheena Bahr
Lindsay Bailey
Matthew Baish
Theresa Balthazor
Carmen Barker
Vee Barnard
Ben Barnett
Teresa Barnett
Jennifer Barry
Debra Barschow
Tim Bartie
Samuel Bass
Jed Batterson
Caitlyn Bauer
Marisa Bauer
Katrina Bauer
Louis Beck
Laura Becker
Erin Becker
Renae Beneke
Rachel Bennett
Jill Bergman
Colin Berry
Nicole Biggs
Sara Blanco
Karin Bloomquist
Dena Blough
Elizabeth Bobeldyk
Cari Bock
Katelyn Bolander
Nancy Bolick
Mike Bolick
Lawrence Boney
Jodie Bonwell
Denise Bovy
Victoria Boyd
Stephanie Bracy
Stephanie Bradfield
Rhonda Braley
Erin Bray
Charnell Breitbach
Keri Brinkman
Jill Brodahl
April Bryant
Julie Burnside
Rachel Burton
Taylor Butler
Kristen Byers
Ashley Cardamone
Sarah Carlson
Holly Carolus
Julie Carty
Anthony Cassidy
Annie Cavanaugh
Angela Chambers
Braxton Chicchelly
Cindy Christensen
Katie Clausen
Jane Cline
Susan Clubine
Johnpaul Collins
Sarah Cooper
Zach Corsbie
Cindy Cox
Shawn Craft
Christy Crees
Tamika Culpepper
Kayleigh Cuvelier
Tammy Danger
Joleen Darnall
Idell Davis-Matthews
Bill Dawson
Justin Decker
Michelle DeGabriele
Scott Denner
Jon Dennis
Alexis Denton
Karen DeSerano
Sarah Deutsch
Dana DeVries
Sarah Dierks
Melanie Distler
Caitlin Dolly
Samantha Doyle
Ryan Drey
Nancy Dreyer
Ryan Droste
Megan Droste
Susan Dufel
Lisa Dumler
Gabe Dunn
Nicole Earle
Lara Earnest
Melissa Edwards
Joe Einertson
Kasey Eller
Rebecca Ellison
Lori Engel
Tiffiany Evans
Josie Evanson-Koop
Dawn Even
Carla Even
Kelly Evens
Amanda Everman
Gail Farber
Amy Federspeil
Kari Fernholz
Sarah Fisher
Page Foss
Jennifer Fossum
Sheena Frickson
Jeanetta Friedrich
Tabatha Frizell
Lori Frost
Faith Garcia
Stacy Gary
Laura Gilbert
Christine Gilles
Tessi Glaser
Amy Goert
Mindy Gordon
Dori Gorman
Amanda Grau
Hattie Graves
Deikeya Greer
Cheri Grell
Lynn Griffin
Glenda Griffin
Stephanie Grund
Emily Guetzlaff
Traci Hahn
Tami Halvorson
Kristine Hammar
Rachel Harmon
Ron Harmon
Linda Harris
Jessica Hass
Ryan Haynes
James Healy
Erika Heider
Lindsay Heine
Lora Heit
George Heit
Craig Hemsath
Jill Hennings
Jordan Henrichs
Kelli Henrichs
Francys Herrera
Joan Hewett
Maria Hoekstra
Erin Hogan
Patrick Hogan
Chad Holtzman
Timothy Hopper
Abby Horbach
Andrea Hottle
Debra Hudson
Tina Hughes
Kelli Huyser
Haley Iehl
Kristi Ingamells
Jennifer Jacobsen
Holly Janssen
Megan Janssen
Jodi Janssen
Sarah Jensen
Ria Jensen
Lynne Johnson
Nicole Johnson
Kerri Johnson
Jennifer Jorgensen
Ann Jorgensen
Ashli Jung
Brittany Jungck
Michael Jungck
Analise Junker
Sydney Kauten
Kevin Kemp
Amy F. Kemp
Cory Kendall
Heather Kendall
Juanita Kimpston
Debra Kisch
Tony Kisch
Kittie Kjormoe
Sara Klein
Lynn Klein
April Kleinschmidt
Kelsy Knebel
Heather Knight
Jason Knittel
Crystal Kowalski
Alexis Kraayenbrink
Amanda Krambeer
Naomi Krause
Joni Krejchi
Sonya Kremer
Bridget Krempges
Jenny Kresser
Randi Krull
Trisha Krusemark
Nick Kuhle
Kevin Kuker
Megan LaBarge
Kendall LaFontaine
Mike Landers
Cheryl Larison
Sherri Larson
Scott Lawrence-Richards
Heather Lawrence-Richards
Kay Leary
Wendy Lee
Ryan Lehmann
Molly Leisinger
Cory Levendusky
Amanda L’Heureux
Wayne Lidtke
Jessica Lieb
Jake Liekweg
Yvette Linck
Aerial Linder
J Lorenzen
Abigail Lundy
Vera Magee
Janet Mahan
Sandy Maiers
Stephanie Manning
Steve Mark
Lindsay Marks
Cristin Marshall
Jean Matzen
Sharon Mayer
Sara Mayer
Lynsie Maynard
Lindsay McCarty
Kristin McCready
Libbie McCulloch
Erin McCullough
Vera McGee
Heather McKinley
Kelly McLean
Veronica McMaster
Lorri Mehmen
Pam Meier-Kraus
Carol Menefee
Ami Merkle
Samantha Meyer
Justin Meyer
Rachelle Michael
Marshall Mihm
Jackie Milius
Nykole Miller
Jane Miller
Erin Miller
Laura Miller
Sue Milligan
Calyn Milz
Tammi Mitchell
Phaedra Mobley
Rebecca Mohorne
Mari Montgomery
Jamie Moody
Laura Moody
Keelan Morrevilla
Julie Moser
Heidi Mounce
Angel Munson
Brian Norton
Justin Nosbisch
Jami Nott
Donovan Oberheu
Holli Oberheu
Jamie Oberheu
Cory O’Brien
Brenda O’Brien
Jaymie Odell
Benjamin Olsen
Jodi Olsen
Melanie Onken
Kaylene Orr
Chelsea Osterling
Bethany Panther
Justin Parson
Maegan Patience
Debbie Paulsen
John Paulson
Brittany Pearson
Kristin Pease
Molly Penberthy
Michelle Peters
Rochelle Peters
Carolyn Peterson
Kathy Phillips
Sophia Phillips
Stephanie Pickett
Kelly Pirkl
Rocshelle Polk
Kristin Poppens
Sarah Pospisil
Crystal Preston
Jeremy Prouty
Danielle Putz
Mitchell Rahm
Ali Rahnavardi
Ronda Rathe
Robbyn Rausch
Tara Raymond
Brooke Reed
Abigail Regenold
Ashley Reimer
Brittney Reinhart
Martha Reinking
Jennifer Reiter
Kristen Remmert
Nicholas Rhoads
Leslie Rhomberg
Rochelle Richards
Henry Riley
Jodi Robbins
Katie Rodden
Lucas Rogers
Barbara Rogers
Samuel Rogers
Esther Rohret
Lindsey Rothweiler
Laurie Routt
Tyler Ruane
Bonnie Ruebel
Casi Rutledge
Kayla Sadd
Jordan Sadecki
Daniel Sale
Larry Sallis
Deepanee Samarakoon
Amy Sandvold
Katlyn Savoy
Dan Scannell
Stephanie Scarbrough
Scott Schara
Shelley Schlatter
Tina Schlotfeldt
Marlee Schminke
JoDee Schmit
Caitlin Schmitz
Emily Schneider
Gary Schnieders
Heather Schoenberger
Kristen Schrock
Marita Schroeder
Amber Schuler
Jill Schulte
Catherine Schwab
Toyja Scott
Diana Scott
Lauren Semler- Nolte
Ashley Shavers
Karen Shook
Kate Sibenaller
Tracey Simon
Gary Sinnwell
Katharine Sletten
Ryan Smiley
Heather Smith
Jennifer Smith
Amy Smith
Jill Smith
Kristine Smith
Anjean Smits
Karla Sorensen
Julia Soyer
Heidi Spore
James Sprau
Kate Stainbrook
Philip Stanerston
Tim Staudt
Samantha Steffensmeier
Kristin Steiber
Sarah Steiner
Leonard Stephens
Shayla Stevenson
Sheritta Stokes
Martha Stone
Beth Stone
Mark Strassburg
Sara Strawhaker
Patricia Surma
Marie Swalin
Megan Swanson
Matthew Switzer
Joshua Tack
Lucas Tanney
Lesley Taylorson
Casey Tecklenburg
Samantha Temeyer
Lynne Ternus
Lauren Thalacker
Ann Thomas
Hanna Thuesen
Cassandra Tiemessen
Emily Tieskoetter
Will Tieskotter
Chris Tims
Katharine Tims
Jessica Tisue
Jennifer Tjaden
Ryan Topliff
Amy Tracy
Wendy Trainer
Elizabeth Trunkhill
Allyce Trusheim
Nancy Uden
Michelle Vais
Kelly Valiev
Brad Vallem
Chad VanCleve
Kim Vandendriessche
Jessi Vickers
Andrew Voss
Kathy Waack
Amanda Wagenhofer
Heather Wagner
Rodney Wallace
Crystal Waltz
Tabitha Waltz
Valerie Warren
Suzanne Watters
Angela Webb
Ann Weber
Tish Wedgebury
Jeff Welch
Ashley Weller
Molli Wellman
Kelly Welter
Lisa West
Lisa Westerman
Beth Weston
Jim Wheelan
Kris Whitcher
Albert Wiggins
Traci Wildeboer
Marci Willey
Carman Williams
Katha Williams
Karen Williams
Tamra Willis
Tammy Wilson
Monica Winkowitsch
Katherine Winters
Shayla Wipperman
Melanie Wirtz
Jarith Witt
Matthew Wizniewski
Rebecca Wooden
Alvin Wright
Deb Yancy
Erin Yates
Stacey Yoder
Jim Young
Jane Young
Tom Yuska
Stephanie Zeschke
Lindsey Zimmerman
Meigan Zimmerman
Elizabeth Zondo
Jacqueline West
Jeremy Swanson
Emily Youngblut
Hallie Vanroekel
Britney Opheim