2011 Nominees

Congratulations to the 2011 Gold Star Award nominees!  Students, parents, colleagues and community members took the time to nominate these wonderful educators.  This was a record-setting year with 1,400 nominations for 571 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!  Below is a list of the 2011 nominees.  You can also download a list of the 2011 Nominees!

Abels Stephanie Harris Ray Payton Josh
Adams Connie Harvey Denise Peck Chris
Agbese Jean Haskins Erin Pelleymounter Susan
Aldrich John Helgerson Jill Penberthy Molly
Allbee Katia Hennings Jill Penning Ryan
Allen Robert Henrichs Jordan Perry Elaine
Ament Colonel Henrichs Kelli Peters Corey
Amundson Michael Henrickson Abby Peters Jennifer
Anderson Deshaun Henriksen Leasha Peters Lynne
Anderson Diane Henriksen Leasha Peters Mark
Bahnsen June Henrikson Leasha Peters Michelle
Bailey Christine Henry Abigail Petersen Sheryl
Bailey Lindsey Hensing Sara Peterson Denise
Baish Matthew Herrera Francys Peterson Elaine
Bakken Tammy Hewett Joan Petry Sheila
Baldwin Larry Hildman Allison Petullo Brian
Balthazor Theresa Hinders Kristen Phelan Steve
Barnes Karen Hines Mrs. Phillips Sophia
Barness Allison Hintz Jaime Pirkl Kelly
Barney Willie Hintzman Holly Plate Libby
Barta Jill Hintzman Lisa Platt Pam
Bartlett Ben Hirsch David Platte Krista
Bartlett Chad Hix Hope Porter Sharon
Batterson Jed Hockey Linda Pruis JoEllen
Bauer Ross Hollingsworth Sheila Pugh Krista
Bauler Jodi Holt Diane Purdy Jane
Bell Cynthia Hood Lindsey Putney Amy
Bell Jeffrey Hottle Andrea Putz Danielle
Bellows Pamela Houston Shelia Qualls Jana
Beneke Renae Hovey Heather Rasmussen Sheila
Bergman Jessica Hubbard Paul Rathe Michelle
Bergman Jill Hubrig Jennifer Reade Melissa
Berry Megan Huddleson Erin Rear Kaitlin
Berry Roshawn Hudson Debra Reisner Dave
Besh Michelle Hullermann Dana Remmert Kristen
Beving Deb Hummel Kim Riehle Deb
Blair Lisa Hunemuller Beth Riggs Mallory
Blake- Gomez Stephanie Hurst Kim Ritter Holly
Blanco Sara Husmann LuAnn Rizvic Zulfeta
Bobeldyk Elizabeth Hutchison Kim Robbins Jodi
Bockenstedt Amy Huting Melinda Rohret Esther
Bockes Jean Iverson Valerie Rokusek Dennis
Bockes Larry Jensen Carolyn Rosauer Janice
Boehmer Cindy Johnson Jeanie Ross Laura
Boroianu Simona Johnson Jodi Rothamel Michael
Bott Andrea Johnson Kellen Rottinghaus Trela
Brace Cathy Johnson Kerri Rozen Jim
Braley Carolyn Johnson Lisa Ruebel Bonnie
Brandt Teresa Johnson Lynne Sadecki Jordan
Braun Paul Juhl Christine Sales Jennifer
Brewer Trina Jungck Micheal Sallis Larry
Brimm Kristine Kahman Megan Sartorius Sheila
Brock William Keeling Rebecca Schara Scott
Brodahl Jill Kemp Amy F. Schatzberg Sandra
Bromwich Shelly Kemp Kevin Schaub Anita
Bronemann Tammy Kendall Corey Schlader Jennifer
Brown Jane Kendall Heather Schlatter Shelley
Brown Joe Keough Michelle Schmidt Jeanne
Brown Pat Kern Todd Schmidt Julie
Brown Rachelle Kessler Adel Schmidt Mike
Brown Readell Kimball Audrey Schmidt Robert
Bryte Bonnie Kimball Travis Schmitz Kelsey
Bugart Sarah Kimpston Juanita Schnieders Gary
Bullis Judy Kinder Jennifer Schoellen Patricia
Buol Dawn King Kent Schoenberger Heather
Burke Sarah Kirchmann Karen Schoeppner Amy
Burmeister Erin Kirk Mary Beth Schultz Jennifer
Burnett Irving Kjormoe Kittie Schulz Diane
Burnside Julie Kleinheksel Lindsey Schwab Catherine
Burton Rachel Knebel Kelsy Schwartz Kari
Byers Kristen Knight Heather Schweinfurth Alan
Byersdorfer Ben Knittel Jason Scott Diana
Byrd-Jordan Pam Knock Jessica Secor Lynn
Cahoe JoDee Koltookian Ruth Seekins Mary
Caldwell Ashley Kranz Kimberly Semler- Nolte Lauren
Carlson Trisha Krapfl Brenda Serres Nick
Cavanaugh Annie Krieg Jeffery Shapiro Linda
Chambers Angela Krusemark Trisha Shapperd Sue
Chamney Susan Kuiken Amanda Shepard Kelly
Chase Jerry Kuntz Todd Shook Karen
Chidester Steve Kurtz Darby Sinwell Gary
Christoffer Ryan Lalk Sarah Slack Adrianne
Christopher Sharon Lancey-Wensman Lesli Slater Ryan
Clark Leina’ ala Landers Mike Smelsner Casey
Clark Michael Lantz Susan Smeltzer Dennis
Cose Vicki Larison Cheryl Smith Heather
Coughlin Courtney Larson Christi Smith Jennifer
Creeden Julie Larson Mike Smith Joelle
Cross Brad Larson Nathaniel Sommerfeldt Tami
Cross Brian Larson Sherri Sorensen Karla
Csukker Linsay Latta Kathleen Sprau James
Cubit Daniel Laures Tom Stainbrook Kate
Cutsforth Daniel Lavendar Brenda Standafer Nancy
Danforth Anna Lawrence-Richards Heather Steiber Kristin
Danielsen Jill Leary Kay Stephens Lindi
Davies Tracy Ledbetter Phillip Stevenson Shayla
Dawson Bill Lee Randy Stichter Mary
Decker Katie Lewis Mike Stiles Sharon
Decker Paula Lidtke Wayne Stinehart Holly
Deery Deena Limback Sharon Strassburg Mark
DeGabriele Michelle Linck Yvette Strayer Teresa
Dennis Joanne Lind Anna Studt Erin
DeSerano Karen Lindgren Krista Stull Jonathan
DeVries Dana Lingenfelter Kim Stull Stacy
DeWitt Lisa Little Justin Suiter Brian
Dick Carol Loes Robin Sullivan Don
Dickens Mary London Carrie Sullivan Michael
Dierks Cortney Longus Ralph Susong Mary
Dierks Sarah Luck Lyndsi Swick Annette M.
Dietz Carolyn Lund Brittney Switzer Matthew
Dinnebier Trisha Lyons Megan Syhlman Angela
Distler Melanie Lyons Michael Tann Gaylen
Dolan Marisa Madland Roberta Tanney Lucas
Donlon Alexis Maiers Sandi Taylor Carrie
Doyle Kaitlyn Main Dana Taylorson Lesley
Drews Barbara Malsam Joseph Teel Mary
Duff James Manfull Christy Terwilliger Sharon
Dumler Lisa Mara Aaron Theroith Tammy
Earnest Lara Marchesani Debora Thomas Ella
Eden Jacquelyn Marshall Cristin Thomason Ann
Egli Mary Martin Trina Thome Paula
Ellermann Sheri Mashek Floyd Thompson Terry
Ellison Rebecca Mathews Clarissa Tibben Linda
Engel Lori Maves Erin Tieskotter Will
Engels Kim Mayhew Hanna Timmins Judy
Erger Theresa McAlpin Marilee Tiwari Rhonda
Erickson Virgil McCarty Ashley Tomson Charles
Evans Judy McClain Patty Topliff Ryan
Evans Tiffany McCombs Stephanie Tracy Amy
Evanson-Koop Josie McGuire Shannon Trainer Wendy
Even Carrie McInroy Ryan Tresmer Megann
Evens Kelly McKeown Ellen Tripp-Rieks Leslie
Everts Janet McKinstry Lisa Troyer Michael
Fee Julie McLean Kelly Trunkhill Elizabeth
Fegley Lori McNeal Alison Ubbelohde Kevin
Feist Bonnie Meeker Erin Van Hemert Martha
Feldmann Catherine Mehmen Lorri Van Oort Larry
Fettkether Andrea Messenger Brett VanCleave Jennifer
Ficken Ashley Meyer Danielle Vandendriessche Kim
Fix Anna Meyer Laura Vanderwerf Tamara
Flanagan Patrick Meyne Melinda Velasquez Loren
Fleming Amy Milius Jackie Vickers Jessi
Flodeen Amy Miller Ann Marie Voves Elizabeth
Flodeen Susan P. Miller Debbie Waack Kathy
Foster Robin Millett Kathy Wach Shelley
Frederick Cynthia Mitchell Tammi Waddle Steven
Frenna Joe Mnayer Maggie Wagenhofer Sue
Frost Lori Mobley Phaedra Wagner Beth
Gabbard Sherri Mohorne Rebecca Wagner Heather
Galloway Keith Mohr David Wagner Liz
Gansen Phillip Monahan Mary Wagner Patrick
Garrison Linda Moody Jamie Walker Maureen
Gavin Tamara Moody Ryan Wallican-Green Audrey
Gavrun Andrew Moore Elaine Walther Linda
Gibbs Andrea Moore Shalia Waltz Tabitha
Giddens Eric Mord Jan Wambold Dale
Gilles Christine Mori Celeste Ward Carmen
Gitta Cynthia Moss Nancy Watters Suzanne
Gloede JaDee Mostek Katie Wedemeier Chris
Gorman Dori Mowery Theresa Welch Andrea
Graham Anne Mulvey Linda Welch Jeff
Grandon Rachelle Nank Karen Wellnitz Lorene
Grant Kellap Nass Tom Wente Andrea
Graves Hattie Nebbia Christi Whitcher Kristine
Green Susan Nefzger Lynn White Carrie
Grell Cheri Neifer Jennifer Widen Dean
Gress Adam Nelson Jamie Wilkinson Doug
Griffin Brenna Netty Lori Wilkinson Staci
Griffin Lynn Neubauer Norma Will Dave
Groen Gregg Nielsen Curtis Williams Carman
Groote Velda Nimmo Carmen Williams Janadee
Gross Janae Nolta Kelli Willis Tamra
Grosse Tracie Noonan Bonnie Winkler Katherine
Grund David Nordman Sarah Winkowitsch Monica
Guetzlaff Emily Noss Kelly Winstead Christine
Guse Heidi O’Brien Zach Wipf Carmen
Hahn Traci Oldani Sue Wise Stacey
Hajek Alex Olsen Jodi Witchelo Jack
Halvorson Adam Olson Joyce Witte Jennifer
Halvorson Tami Olson Kristin Wolf Chad
Hamer Janice Ooms Eric Wolfensbuger Michelle
Hancock Kim Oppelt Tiffany Woodley Rachael
Hand Marcey Ortman Brian Wyckoff Laura
Hankins Gregory Ortman Sherice Yates Erin
Hansen Linda Padget Marla Yoder Stacey
Hanson Michele Palmer Naomi Young Connie
Hardy Sarahmarie Parker Barb Young Karen
Harmon Ron Parsons Cindy Young-Kent Jake
Harris Linda Paulson John Young-Kent James
Harris Linda Payne Oneita Young-Kent Megan
Yuska Tom