2013 Nominees

Congratulations to all nominees in 2013!  Students, parents, colleagues and community members took the time to nominate these wonderful educators.  This was a record-setting year with 1,267 nominations for 568 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 you will find all of the names of all nominated teachers, even our superstar teachers who have been previous recipients of the award!  Previous/Current winners are indicated by a asterisk (*) symbol.

Denise Aalderks Cinde Haskins Sophie Phillips
Kim Abbas Wayne Haskovec* Stephanie Pickett
Connie Adams Jessica Hass Jaclyn Pins
Jean Agbese Jill Hay Kelly Pirkl
Sarah Albaugh Ryan Haynes* Jared Pirkl
Mark Albertson Lora Heit Robert Plagge
John Aldrich Jill Hennings Rochelle Polk
Jennifer Alexander* Kelli Henrichs Sharon Porter
Katia Allbee Abigail Henry Sarah Pospisil
Taylor Allen Janice Heth Kris Powell
Leah Allen Lucas Heuer Jeremy Prouty
Robert Allen Charles Heuer JoEllen Pruis
Kurt Alpers Joan Hewett Jane Purdy
Becky Anderson Andrea Hileman Jana Qualls
Cory Arensdorf Kristen Hinders Suzette Ramsey-Miller
Vannesa Arhart Jaime Hintz Ronda Rathe*
Veronica Armstrong Hope Hix Kaitlin Rear
Lindsey Bailey Amy Hoback Nichole Reiter
Matthew Baish Patrick Hogan Mabel Rempe
Theresa Balthazor Erin Hogan Patrick Renner
Karen Barnes Vicki Holler Rebecca Renze
Maxine Barrows* Judy Holmes R. Richards
Jennifer Barry Ron Hoofnagle Tracy Richmond
Debra Barschow Mark Hookham Deb Riehle
Nancy Barsic Andrea Hottle Ashley Riemer
Joshua Barta Catherine Howland Dean Rigdon
Jill Barta Paul Hubbard Stephanie Rindels
Chantel Bartels Erin Huddleson Jodi Robbins
Tim Bartie Dana Hullermann Kevin Roberts
Melissa Bell Kara Hulse Debbie Rochau
Jeffrey Bell Chrys Hulton Margarita Roder
Pamela Bellows Hilary Iehel Haley Roehrkasse
Renae Beneke* Susan Infelt Kacie Rogan
Jill Bergman* Kristi Ingamells Esther Rohret
Roshawn Berry Holly Janssen Leah Rolff
Jennifer Berry Megan Janssen Eric Rosburg
Michelle Besh John Joachim Pat Rosenberg
Paula Billet Lisa Johnson Laurie Routt
Mike Bistline Janet Johnson Jim Rozen
Patricia Black Kellen Johnson Tyler Ruane
Delores Blanshan Neil Jones Michael Rupe
Elizabeth Bobeldyk Frank Jowitt Jordan Sadecki
Cindy Boehmer Christine Juhl Daniel Sale
Nancy Bolick* Bryan Jurrens Dandeena Schadle
Mike Bolick Molly Juza Sandra Schatzberg
Jodie Bonwell Marisa Kaffer Bethany Schaufenbuel
Andrea Bott Carrie Kammeyer Julie Schell
Heather Bovy Michael Kasper Marissa Schissel
Carol Boyce* Michelle Keegan Jennifer Schlader
Stephanie Bradfield Amy F. Kemp* Shelley Schlatter*
Lacey Brakebill Kevin Kemp* Michael Schmidt*
Rhonda Braley Cory Kendall Julie Schmidt
Shawn Brauer Heather Kendall Amy Schmidt
Paul Braun Teresa Kiewiet Jeanne Schmidt
Erin Bray Travis Kimball Julie Schmidt
Trina Brewer Kent King Jenna Schmidt
William Brock Tammy Kinnetz Theresa Schmitt
Jill Brodahl Alissa Kjeldsen Veronica Schmitt
Joe Brown Kittie Kjormoe Gary Schnieders*
Erica Bruns April Kleinschmidt Sue Schoeberl
Mackenzie Brus Matthew Klemesrud Nicole Schrage*
Dawn Buol Marcia Klinefelter Jakob Schroeder
Sarah Burghardt Katrina Klingenberg Aaron Schuck
Holly Burk Teri Klockner Jennifer Schultz
Erin Burmeister Jason Knittel Catherine Schwab
Irving Burnett Jennifer Knox Kari Schwartz
Julie Burnside Ruth Koltookian* Alan Schweinfurth
Rachel Burton Wendy Korte Claudia Scott
Kristen Byers Crystal Kowalski Jan Seeley
Ben Byersdorfer Joni Krejchi* Rhonda Severson
Megan Camenzind Jenny Kresser Linda Shapiro*
Theresa Campbell Josh Krueger Carman Shavers
Cory Cantrall Trisha Krusemark Christy Shaw
Ashley Cardamone Brenton Kuchera Elizabeth Sheperd
Brook Carey Daniel Kuchera Suzanne Shephard
Kelly Carl Chrissy Kugler Kim Sherbon
Trisha Carlson Daniel Laaveg Karen Shook
Joesph Carney Megan LaBarge Mary Shoup- Dickens
Holly Carolus Kendall LaFontaine Ehren Simmer
Krista Casillas Jessica Lammers Tracey Simon
Micah Casper Becky Landers Gary Sinwell
Anthony Cassidy Cory Lang Andrea Skopec
Annie Cavanaugh Susan Lantz Casey Smelsner
Gary Cederlund Cheryl Larison Dennis Smeltzer
Sharman Chambers Sherri Larson Kristine Smith
Angela Chambers* Christi Larson Joelle Smith
Susan Chamney Kim Latusick Heather Smith
Jerry Chase Brenda Lavendar Kim Smith
Sharon Christopher Heather Lawrence-Richards Jennifer Smith
Michael Clark Kay Leary Anjean Smits
Chelsea Cole Cynthia Leininger Karla Sorensen
Deb Colflesh Molly Leisinger Cynthia Spore
Angie Conyers Cory Levendusky Karen Sproule
Courtney Coughlin Lisa Lewis* Cathy Stainbrook
Holli Counsell Laurie Lichty Kate Stainbrook
Wendy Cronan Sharon Limback LaWanda Stalling
Brian Cross Jill Lind Amanada Staver
Tina Csukkers Anna Lind Sarah Steiner
Ann Cutshall Aerial Linder Kevin Stewart
Lisa Dalrymple Krista Lindgren Willie Stewart
Jill Danielsen Kelly Loughren Julie Stoffer
Jack Darland Brittney Lund Martha Stone
Alek Davis Ellen Lunders Teresa Strayer
Bill Dawson Barbara Lyman-Kluck* Todd Strien
Katie Decker Vera Magee Richard Strike
Michelle DeGabriele Sandi Maiers Erin Studt
Anthony Dehl Stephanie Manning Stacy Stull
Cole Deike Cristin Marshall* Simone Sundblad
Carolyn Deitz Trina Martin Patricia Surma
Marguerite DeMoss* Clarissa Mathews Jeremy Swanson
Joanne Dennis Tricia Mayer* Wendy Sweeney
Karen DeSerano Marilee McAlpin Maegan Swick
Melanie Distler Jennifer McCartan Alan Swinfurth
Terri Donlea Lindsay McCarty Sheena Swinton
Amber Downs Stephanie McCombs* Matthew Switzer*
Kaitlyn Doyle Andrew McCormick Leesa Talbot*
Laurie Driscol* Kristen McCready David Tallakson
Robert Driscol Justin McGuinness Lucas Tanney
Michelle Droe* Shannon McGuire Lesley Taylorson
James Duff Kara McKeen Kelsey Temple
Lisa Dumler Heather McKinley Sharon Terwilliger
Stephanie Dunakey Lisa McKinstry Ann Thomas
Nicole Earle Kelly McLean Ann Thomason
Elizabeth Ebensberger Christy McNeal Terri Thompson
Mary Egli Erin Meeker Hanna Thusen
Rita Eikamp* Lorri Mehmen Brittany Tibben
Kristian Einsweiler Martha Meineke Will Tieskotter
Kasey Eller Carol Menefee Wade Timmins
Sheri Ellermann Ami Merkle Chris Timms
Vada Elliot Rhonda Mescher Ann Tomason
Rebecca Ellison Matt Metcalf Charles Tomson
Leilani Emerson Meghan Meyer Amy Tracy
Lori Engel Amy Meyers Matthew Tracy*
Laura Engelhardt Rachelle Michael Megann Tresemer
Kenton Engels Amy Miehe Leslie Tripp-Rieks
Kim Engels Marshall Mihm Allyce Truesiem
Victor Evans Myron Mikita, Jr.* Elizabeth Trunkhill
Josie Evanson-Koop Debbie Miller* Kelli Tyer
Dawn Even Erin Miller Alissa Unertl
Chris Ewald Tammi Mitchell Kim Vandendriessche*
Elizabeth Farrell Tim Mitchell Tamara Vanderwerf
Naomi Feldman Maggie Mnayer Loren Velasquez
Tonia Ferguson Stephanie Moeller Jessi Vickers
Kari Fernholz Cynthia Mohling Kathy Vogel
Elizabeth Ferrell Mary Monahan Terri Vorland
Andrea Fettkether Ryan Moody Elizabeth Voves
Lori Fisher Jamie Moody Kathy Waack
Analise Flack Sami Moore Shelley Wach
Amy Fleming Angie Moore Patrick Wagner
Lizabeth Ford Lonnie Moore Liz Wagner
Tina Ford Celeste Mori Luke Wagner*
Cynthia Frederick Jennifer Morris Melissa Wanderschneider
Lisa Freese Heidi Mounce Suzanne Watters
Jane Frost Angel Munson Lori Weber
Lori Frost Naples Ann Weber
Sherri Gabbard* Tom Nass* Chris Wedemeier
Keith Galloway Julie Neimeyer Jeff Welch
Hidie Gardner Penney Neisen Andrea Werner
Linda Garrison Bruce Nelson Jackie West
Jennifer Gates* Kelly Nelson Jim Wheelan
Amy Gauthier Kim Netwon Bruce Wigg
Nathaniel Gee Susan Neverman Courtnee Wiggins
Denise Gerhke Kelly Niewoehner Elizabeth Wild
Laura Gilbert Carmen Nimmo* Doug Wilkinson
Christine Gilles Deidra Noborikawa* Gwen Wilkinson
Brandon Goldman Steven Oaks Dave Will
Mindy Gordon Jamie Oberheu Carmen Williams
Dori Gorman Donovan Oberheu Schnique Williams
Vicki Goshon Kristen Oliver Amber Williams
Jake Grafenberg Benjamin Olsen* Janadee Williams
Josh Green Wade Olson* Katie Wilson
Susan Green Christina Olson Katherine Winkler
Cheri Grell* Melanie Onken Monica Winkowitsch
Lynn Griffin Cecelia Oujiri Carmen Wipf
Brenna Griffin Marla Padget Shayla Wipperman
Vaughn Gross Bethany Panther Jan Wolf
Tracie Grosse Justin Parson Chad Wolf*
Stephanie Grund Jennifer Patton Michelle Wolfensbuger
Emily Guetzlaff Jennifer Paulsen Charles Wood
Heidi Guse Oneita Payne Rachael Woodley
Burton Hable Hannah Peacock Alvin Wright
Alex Hajek Chris Peck Jill Wurzer
Scott Hall Susan Pelleymounter Laura Wyckoff
Tami Halvorson Molly Penberthy Erin Yates
Kristine Hammar Mark Peters Stacey Yoder
Kim Hancock Corey Peters Jim Young
Alex Hansen Michelle Peters Connie Young
Jane Harding Denise Peterson Jake Youngkent*
Stacy Harmon Gretchen Peterson-Kobriger Tom Yuska
Shannon Harrelson Brian Petullo Elizabeth Yusko
Clozelle Harris Steve Phelan Zach Zimmerman
Jessica Hartz Kathy Phillips Qynne Zizis
Denise Harvey Brittany Phillips