By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

GCPS recognizes and thanks close to 450 retirees (2013-2014)
By Staff Reports

Lawrenceville - As the 2013-20­14 school year comes to a close, Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) will thank the 443 veteran educators and support staff members retiring this year who contributed to the success of Gwinnett students. In total, this year's retirees have contributed a collective 11,023 years of their lives to education, and a total of 4,705 years to Gwinnett schoolchildren. In fact, 44% or 193 of the retirees, have worked their entire careers‹ in the classroom, office, cafeteria, bus, or shop‹ in Gwinnett.

Among this year's retirees, 166 have 30 or more years of service in education, 12 have invested 40 or more years in education, and one retiree has 45 years in education. This year¹s retirees from GCPS include 10 school principals; veteran central office leaders; a number of longtime support staff members; and many administrators, classroom teachers, counselors, and media specialists.

Gwinnett County Public Schools will formally thank the 443 retirees during the school district¹s annual retirement luncheon scheduled for Tuesday, May 27, at 11:30 a.m. The 2013-2014 retirees are:

· Margaret M. Ackerman, Principal, Chesney ES,
   30.1 years in education, 27.4 years in Gwinnett

· Christiane Ahlburg, School Nutrition Program Worker,
   Meadowcreek ES,
   15 years in education, all in GCPS

· Judith L. Akerman, Speech and Language Pathologist, Dacula ES,
   37 years in education, 29 years in Gwinnett

· Joe Albright, Zone 038 Regular Education Bus Manager,
    Transportation,
   5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Dr. Linda Alexander, Special Education Teacher, Collins Hill HS,
   30 years in education, 7 years in Gwinnett

· Cheryll Barney Allen, Teacher, Trickum MS,
   32 years in education, 19.5 years in GCPS

· Joy C. Allen, Media Specialist, Jenkins ES,
   37 years in education, 12 years in Gwinnett

· Marilyn F. Allgood, Math Specials Teacher, Rockbridge ES,
   14 years in education, all in GCPS

· Robert A. Anderson, Counselor, Five Forks MS,
   30 years in education, 20 years in Gwinnett

· Marie Andrade, Teacher, Bethesda ES,
   24 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· Gladys Andrews, Paraprofessional, Peachtree ES,
   34 years in education, 14 years in Gwinnett

· Boris Andronic, Custodian, Duluth MS,
   15 years in education, all in GCPS

· Mary Alice Armstrong, Paraprofessional, Hopkins ES,
   20 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Jerry Arnold, Zone 059 Special Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Debra Ault-Butenko, Assistant Principal, Harbins ES,
   31 years in education, 24 years in Gwinnett

· Marsha S. Baggett, Administrative Assistant, Sycamore ES,
   28.1 years in education, all in GCPS

· Nancee Baker, Special Education Preschool Teacher, Ivy Creek ES,
   16.5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Lynn Baldwin, Teacher, Stripling ES,
   31 years in education, 31 years in GCPS

· Janette D. Bale, Bookkeeper, Harris ES,
   23 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Larry H. Barnes, Head Custodian, Taylor ES,
   11.1 years in education, all in GCPS

· Mary Jane Barsalou, Paraprofessional, Oakland Meadow School,
   19 years in education, 15 years in Gwinnett

· Darlene M. Bartik, Teacher, Starling ES,
   25 years in education, all in GCPS

· Sandy Batchelor, School Nutrition Program Worker, South Gwinnett HS,
   20 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Bill Beard, Engineering Teacher, Crews MS,
   29 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· Pamela Beard, Teacher, Mountain Park ES,
   29 years in education, 20 years in Gwinnett

· Hugh Beasley, Health and PE Teacher, Meadowcreek HS,
   30 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Teresa Beaver, Science Teacher, Couch MS,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Larry Beebe, Paraprofessional, Annistown ES,
   9 years in education, all in GCPS

· Susan Benjamin, Special Education Teacher, Mason ES,
   33 years in education, 30.7 years in Gwinnett

· Eileen Bennett, Teacher, Hooper Renwick School,
   11 years in education, all in GCPS

· Rita E. Bennett, Teacher, Lawrenceville ES,
   31 years in education, 10 years in Gwinnett

· Mary Ann Berardinelli, Paraprofessional, Harbins ES,
   15 years in education, all in GCPS

· Olivia Binesh, School Nutrition Program Worker, Dacula HS,
   24.3 years in education, 14.3 years in Gwinnett

· Peggy B. Bixler, Special Education Teacher, Fort Daniel ES,
   33 years in education, 24 years in GCPS

· Charles David Black, Construction Coordinator, Facilities and Operations,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Sherry Blair, ESOL Teacher, Meadowcreek HS,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Beatriz Bokina, Teacher, Britt ES,
   27 years in education, 25 years in Gwinnett

· Steve Boling, Counselor, Archer HS,
   37 years in education, 16 years in GCPS

· Herman Boller, Zone 062 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   7.42 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Teleather Bonner, Paraprofessional, Parkview HS,
   13 years in education, all in GCPS

· Laura B. Boone, Kindergarten Teacher, Head ES,
   37 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· Judy Borgia, School Nutrition Program Worker, Simonton ES,
   30 years in education, all in GCPS

· Lisa Bouchard, School Nutrition Program Assistant Manager, Creekland MS,
   14 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Dr. Bruce Bowman, Art Teacher, North Gwinnett HS,
   30 years in education, 8 years in GCPS

· Jan Bramble, Administrative Assistant, Pharr ES,
   19 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Lynn Brancheau, Paraprofessional, Arcado ES,
   31 years in education, 21 years in GCPS

· Kären Braun, Teacher, Winn Holt ES,
   34 years in education, 21 years in Gwinnett

· Linda Breedlove, Special Education Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   36 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marcia Brettschneider, Teacher, Corley ES,
   21.5 years in education, 10 years in Gwinnett

· Joan Brewer, Paraprofessional, Cedar Hill ES,
   24.8 years in education, all in GCPS

· James L. Bridges, Paraprofessional, Parkview HS,
   12 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Mary Britt, Language Arts Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   31.3 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Teresa M. Brooks, Zone 06E Special Education Bus Monitor,
   Transportation,
   20.7 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Debby L. Brown, Zone 077 Special Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   22 years in education, all in GCPS

· Jan Brown, Paraprofessional, Simonton ES,
   14.5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Lou Bryant, Assistant Principal, Mountain View HS,
   28.1 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Carol A. Brzezinski, Bookkeeper, Pharr ES,
   19 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Donna M. Bulmer, Teacher, Mason ES,
   36 years in education, 28 years in GCPS

· John H. Bunn, Social Studies Teacher, Hull MS,
   36 years in education, 9 years in Gwinnett

· Alyene Burnett, Family Consumer Science Teacher, Central Gwinnett HS,
   14 years in education, all in GCPS

· Laurel E. Burton, SASI Clerk, Alcova ES,
   24.5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Sally Busko, Speech and Language Pathologist, Minor ES,
   26 years in education, 6 years in GCPS

· Margaret V. Butler, Media Clerk, Shiloh MS,
   26 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Jane Ann Buturff, Assistant Principal, Creekland MS,
   44 years in education, 14 years in GCPS

· Elena Cadar, School Nutrition Program Worker, Kanoheda ES,
   10.3 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Carol T. Call, Health and PE Teacher, Phoenix HS,
   35 years in education, 23 years in GCPS

· Lisa Bryan Canipelli, Instructional Coach, Curriculum and Instructional Support,
   32 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· Amy Cantrell, Teacher, Rosebud ES,
   22.8 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marilyn M. Carey, Assistant Principal, Knight ES,
   43 years in education, 9 years in Gwinnett

· Joy S. Carpenter, 2nd Grade Teacher, Lilburn ES,
   31.2 years in education, all in GCPS

· Sandy Carroll, ESOL Teacher, Mountain Park ES,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Irene L. Carter, School Nutrition Program Worker, Lawrenceville ES,
   15 years in education, all in GCPS

· Gail S. Cave, Paraprofessional and School Clerk, Lilburn MS,
   13 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Dr. Doreen Cestari, Spanish Teacher, Jones MS,
   23 years in education, 12 years in GCPS

· Ruth C. Chambers, Paraprofessional, Brookwood ES,
   27 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Mary Chamier, Speech and Language Pathologist, Five Forks MS,
   29.6 years in education, 7 years in GCPS

· Diane B. Champa, Stellar Substitute, Annistown ES,
   6 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Karen E. Chatham, School Nutrition Program Worker, Dacula HS,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Sherrill W. Chatham, Media Technology Specialist,
   Information Management and Technology,
   28 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Bifen Chen, Paraprofessional, Norcross ES,
   26 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Maria Chininis, Assistant Principal, Norcross HS,
   30.4 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· Randy Christiani, Zone 06D Special Education Bus Monitor, Transportation,
   7 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marian Christianson, Health and PE Teacher, Jones MS,
   29 years in education, 17.8 years in Gwinnett

· Shelley E. Churchill-Boggs, Mathematics Teacher, Collins Hill HS,
   28 years in education, 24 years in GCPS

· Marie D. Civils, 4th Grade Teacher, Alford ES,
   37 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Dr. Peggy G. Coffey, 5th Grade Teacher, Hopkins ES,
   27 years in education, all in GCPS

· Jane Coldiron, Teacher, Jackson ES,
   32 years in education, 29.6 years in Gwinnett

· Diane M. Collin, Teacher, Fort Daniel ES,
   23 years in education, all in GCPS

· Kathryn D. Compton, Paraprofessional, Roberts ES,
   30 years in education, 18 years in Gwinnett

· Philip Cook, Technology Support Technician II,
   Information Management and Technology,
   7 years in education, all in GCPS

· Sharon H. Cook, Family Consumer Science Teacher, Lilburn MS,
   26.5 years in education, 9 years in Gwinnett

· Kay Cooksey, Teacher, Shiloh HS,
   22 years in education, 14 years in GCPS

· Michele B. Cooling, Paraprofessional, Stripling ES,
   14 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Clark Cooper, Science Teacher, Phoenix HS,
   30 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Mary E. Cooper, Gifted Mathematics and Science Teacher, Five Forks MS,
   32.5 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Cheryl D. Corley, Administrative Assistant, Shiloh MS,
   25 years in education, all in GCPS

· Ana Maria L. Corn, 4th Grade Gifted Mathematics Teacher, Brookwood ES,
   29 years in education, 7 years in Gwinnett

· Kathi Cornett, Instructional Clerk, Alford ES,
   17 years in education, all in GCPS

· Jo G. Counts, Spanish Teacher, Berkmar HS,
   13 years in education, 12 years in Gwinnett

· Mark Cowart, Mathematics Teacher, Lanier HS,
   29 years in education, 10 years in GCPS

· Bonnie Craft, ESOL Teacher, McKendree ES,
   24 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Diane L. Crego, School Clerk III, Hopkins ES,
   29 years in education, all in GCPS

· Mark Crews, Language Arts Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   37 years in education, 27 years in Gwinnett

· Ginger W. Crisp, Paraprofessional, Cedar Hill ES,
   30 years in education, all in GCPS

· Stephanie Crosio, Bookkeeper, North Gwinnett MS,
   18.1 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Jone Cross, Assistant Principal, Chattahoochee ES,
   33.6 years in education, 25.6 years in GCPS

· Lisa H. Crowell, Teacher, Mason ES,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Dr. Jim Curtiss, Principal, Winn Holt ES,
   42 years in education, 32 years in GCPS

· Kathryn F. Davila, Spanish Teacher, Bay Creek MS,
   14.5 years in education, 10.5 years in Gwinnett

· Cathy Davis, School Nutrition Program Assistant Manager, North Gwinnett HS,
   23 years in education, 18 years in GCPS

· Kathey Davis, Special Education Teacher, Oakland Meadow School,
   30 years in education, 24 years in Gwinnett

· Martha Davis, Paraprofessional, Peachtree Ridge HS,
   10.2 years in education, all in GCPS

· Lana Dean, School Nutrition Program Worker, Central Gwinnett HS,
   10 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Hyla A. Deaver, Zone 070 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   28 years in education, all in GCPS

· Beverly B. Demaeyer, Kindergarten Teacher, Rockbridge ES,
   36 years in education, 21 years in Gwinnett

· Marsha Denton, Teacher, Sweetwater MS,
   42 years in education, 12 years in GCPS

· David Dews, Language Arts Teacher, Hull MS,
   30 years in education, 9 years in Gwinnett

· Claudia Dickens, Media Clerk, McKendree ES,
   26 years in education, all in GCPS

· Daphine Dixon, Zone 078 Special Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   22 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Lynne Donohoe, Teacher, Arcado ES,
   30.6 years in education, 29.6 years in GCPS

· Pete Dotson, Energy Management System Technician, Building Maintenance,
   33.2 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Norma Dove, Special Education Teacher, Lilburn ES,
   29.1 years in education, 9 years in GCPS

· Eileen Driscoll, Homebound Instructor, Oakland Meadow School,
   27.5 years in education, 10.5 years in Gwinnett

· Pat Dudley, Assistant Principal, Norcross HS,
   24 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· Connie Dunn, Teacher, Starling ES,
   10 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Tom Dursee, Science Teacher, Archer HS,
   29 years in education, 26 years in GCPS

· Joan F. Eberhardt, Counselor, Rockbridge ES,
   30 years in education, 14 years in Gwinnett

· Horace J. Ellington, Custodian, Kanoheda ES,
   14.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Terri Ellis, Speech and Language Pathologist, Grayson ES,
   30 years in education, 25 years in Gwinnett

· Rosa Escandell, ESOL Teacher, Norcross ES,
   40 years in education, 12 years in GCPS

· Patti Eswein, Special Education Teacher, Oakland Meadow School,
   40 years in education, 10 years in Gwinnett

· Christina F. Evagoras, Teacher, Winn Holt ES,
   31 years in education, 10 years in GCPS

· Beverley E. Evans, Assistant Principal, Annistown ES,
   37 years in education, 27 years in Gwinnett

· Linda S. Evans, Special Education Transportation Manager,
   Transportation,
   31 years in education, all in GCPS

· Earl Farnum, Head Custodian, Shiloh MS,
   12.8 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Peggy Farrell, Zone 06P Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   5.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Theresa M. Fell, Special Education and Senior Language Arts Teacher,
   South Gwinnett HS,
   24 years in education, 12 years in Gwinnett

· Wilhelmenia Ferdinand, Paraprofessional, Brookwood HS,
   22.3 years in education, 8 years in GCPS

· Gil Few, Special Education Teacher, Archer HS,
   7 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Ruthann Figlestahler, Technical Support Specialist,
   Information Management and Technology,
   26 years in education, all in GCPS

· Cecil Flowe, Health and PE Teacher, Parkview HS,
   29.5 years in education, 22.5 years in Gwinnett

· Donald J. Folkard, Health and PE Teacher, Shiloh HS,
   32 years in education, 23 years in GCPS

· Mary Forehand, Teacher, Shiloh ES,
   16.7 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Kay H. Forrest, Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper, Grayson ES,
   24 years in education, 17 years in GCPS

· Don Francis, Zone 062 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   10 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Brenda G. Fraser, Paraprofessional, Alford ES,
   16.7 years in education, all in GCPS

· Cynthia Freihofer, 2nd Grade Teacher, Harris ES,
   21 years in education, 10 years in Gwinnett

· Yvonne Frey, Principal, Ivy Creek ES,
   29.4 years in education, all in GCPS

· Deborah L. Fritz, Chorus Teacher, Jones MS,
   33 years in education, 24 years in Gwinnett

· Janet Fugaro, Teacher, Duncan Creek ES,
   20 years in education, 14 years in GCPS

· Virginia A. Fusco, 4th Grade Teacher, Dacula ES,
   21 years in education, 17 years in Gwinnett

· W. Gaylene Gambrel, School Nutrition Program Manager, Bethesda ES,
   20 years in education, all in GCPS

· Brian Garner, Health and PE Teacher, Magill ES,
   29.3 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Cheryl Garrison, Zone 061 Special Education Bus Monitor, Transportation,
   8.2 years in education, all in GCPS

· Linda H. Geche, Speech and Language Pathologist, Alcova ES,
   31 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Katie Geiger, Art Teacher, Lilburn ES,
   30 years in education, 25 years in GCPS

· Lucia Gesuelle, School Nutrition Program Worker, Trickum MS,
   11 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Pamela K. Gibson, French Teacher, Meadowcreek HS,
   32 years in education, 28 years in GCPS

· Theresa Gilliland, Paraprofessional, Peachtree ES,
   17.8 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Nancy C. Glenn, 6th Grade Language Arts Teacher, Twin Rivers MS,
   26 years in education, 18 years in GCPS

· Cinde M. Glumac, ESOL Teacher, Trip ES,
   31 years in education, 25 years in Gwinnett

· Louise L. Gober, Zone 063 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   12 years in education, all in GCPS

· Midge Godfrey, Paraprofessional, Alford ES,
   31 years in education, 25 years in Gwinnett

· Shelly K. Goff, Music Teacher, McKendree ES,
   27 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· James M. Gossett, Head Groundskeeper, Grounds Maintenance,
   17.2 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Susan Gottfried, Paraprofessional, Level Creek ES,
   25 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Kathe W. Gowland, Gifted Resource and Accelerated Mathematics Teacher,
   Arcado ES,
   34 years in education, 28 years in Gwinnett

· Dr. Laura Graham, Social Studies Teacher, Pinckneyville MS,
   27 years in education, all in GCPS

· Beth Granger, ESOL Teacher, Chesney ES,
   36 years in education, 29 years in Gwinnett

· Leslie O. Grantham, 5th Grade Teacher, Craig ES,
   30 years in education, all in GCPS

· Lynn Ganus Green, Mathematics Teacher, North Gwinnett MS,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Barbara Greenwood, School Nutrition Program Manager, Monarch School,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· John Greenwood, Zone 069 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   8 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Kathy Griffith, Teacher, Harris ES,
   20 years in education, 16 years in GCPS

· William J. Grimes, Distribution Processor, Supply Services,
   15.4 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Christie Grundy, Business Education Teacher, GIVE Center West,
   22 years in education, 7 years in GCPS

· Bobby Guarnella, Latin Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   30 years in education, 18 years in Gwinnett

· Donna Gunter, Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   36.6 years in education, all in GCPS

· Cathy R. Hague, ESOL Teacher, Hopkins ES,
   26 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· Kim W. Hale, ESOL Teacher, Arcado ES,
   30 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· Mary M. Hamacher, Paraprofessional, Camp Creek ES,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Nancy W. Haman, Teacher, Level Creek ES,
   23 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Patty Hamilton, Teacher, White Oak ES,
   22 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Donna M. Hamman, Special Education Teacher, Roberts ES,
   35 years in education, 9.3 years in Gwinnett

· Cindy Harbeson, Human Resources Assistant,
   Human Resources and Talent Management,
   24 years in education, all in GCPS

· Debbie J. Hardy, Instructional Clerk, Centerville ES,
   30 years in education, 16 years in Gwinnett

· Melody Hargrove, Special Education Teacher, Riverside ES,
   24 years in education, 20 years in GCPS

· Steven D. Hassenger, History Teacher, North Gwinnett HS,
   37 years in education, 21 years in Gwinnett

· Connie E. Hawkins, Principal, Rock Springs ES,
   31 years in education, 8 years in GCPS

· Karen L. Hawkins, 7th Grade Mathematics Teacher, Bay Creek MS,
   28 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Susan Hawkins, ESOL Teacher, Minor ES,
   23.5 years in education, 18 years in GCPS

· Patti Hayden, Speech and Language Pathologist, Duluth HS,
   31 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· Karen Head, Principal, Brookwood ES,
   35.2 years in education, 32 years in GCPS

· Donna Burdett Hennington, Zone 068 Activity Bus Manager, Transportation,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Judy Heron, Business Education Teacher, Collins Hill HS,
   25.6 years in education, all in GCPS

· Betty Herringdine, School Nutrition Program Worker, North Gwinnett HS,
   19.6 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Tom Heubner, Zone 072 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   8 years in education, all in GCPS

· Dr. Gale Hey, Associate Superintendent, Curriculum and Instructional
   Support, 
   31.4 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Linda A. Hill, School Nutrition Program Manager, Suwanee ES,
   31 years in education, all in GCPS

· Stephen Hinchliffe, Zone 06V Regular Education Bus Manager,
   Transportation,
   5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Valerie Hoffman, Paraprofessional, Mill Creek HS,
   26 years in education, 10 years in GCPS

· Kris Holbrook, Local School Technology Coordinator, Brookwood HS,
   21 years in education, 15 years in Gwinnett

· Luther Hollums, Zone 06Y Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   11 years in education, all in GCPS

· Patricia R. Holmberg, School Nutrition Program Worker, Sugar Hill ES,
   10 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Karen Holmes, Administrative Assistant, Collins Hill HS,
   15.7 years in education, all in GCPS

· David Hopson, Principal, Grayson HS,
   33.7 years in education, 10.7 years in Gwinnett

· Pamela Hunt, SASI Clerk, Norcross ES,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marsha Hunter, Media Specialist, Duluth HS,
   25 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Donna Ibbott, School Nutrition Program Worker, Creekland MS,
   20 years in education, all in GCPS

· Yvonne Iduate, Spanish Teacher, Pinckneyville MS,
   30 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Wanda Ireland, Assistant Principal, Berkmar HS,
   29 years in education, 23 years in GCPS

· Ann S. Izadi, Assistant Principal, Duncan Creek ES,
   26 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Zahra Izadkhah, Paraprofessional, Buice School,
   14 years in education, all in GCPS

· Donna Jackson, Special Education Teacher, Oakland Meadow School,
   31 years in education, 9 years in Gwinnett

· Dr. Margaret M. Jackson, Special Education Teacher, Norton ES,
   25 years in education, 18 years in Gwinnett

· Lynn Jackson, Instructional Clerk, Duluth HS,
   26 years in education, all in GCPS

· Walter S. James, Social Studies Teacher, Hull MS,
   37 years in education, 29 years in GCPS

· Wanda A. James, Counselor, Collins Hill HS,
   32 years in education, 17 years in Gwinnett

· Inez James-Allen, School Nutrition Program Worker, Cedar Hill ES,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Karen R. Jarrett, 2nd Grade Teacher, Harmony ES,
   31 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Joseph S. Jean-Charles, Teacher, Nesbit ES,
   30 years in education, 11 years in GCPS

· Kathy A. Jenkins, Administrative Assistant III,
   Human Resources and Talent Management,
   25 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Lynn Jobst, Administrative Assistant, Norcross ES,
   16.3 years in education, all in GCPS

· Connie Johnson, Zone 077 Special Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   25 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Pat Johnson, School Clerk I, Brookwood HS,
   12.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Patricia Summers Johnson, Mathematics Teacher, Meadowcreek HS,
   30 years in education, 6 years in Gwinnett

· Wantha G. Johnston, 6th Grade Language Arts Teacher, North Gwinnett MS,
   31 years in education, 12 years in GCPS

· Gwyn Jones, Drama Teacher, Duluth HS,
   15 years in education, 6.4 years in Gwinnett

· Janet B. Jones, Media Clerk, Brookwood ES,
   25 years in education, all in GCPS

· Susan Kain, Local School Technology Coordinator, Mason ES,
   38 years in education, 28 years in Gwinnett

· Cathy R. Karlick, ESOL Teacher, Duluth MS,
   31 years in education, 23 years in GCPS

· Letha A. Kelly, Art Teacher, Trip ES,
   26 years in education, 22 years in Gwinnett

· Karen Kendall, Teacher, Jackson ES,
   39 years in education, 27.8 years in GCPS

· Gloria Kesting, Paraprofessional, Hooper Renwick School,
   25 years in education, 13 years in Gwinnett

· Roxann Killgo, Special Education Teacher, Riverside ES,
   24 years in education, all in GCPS

· Jong C. Kim, School Nutrition Program Worker, Hull MS,
   5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Bobby Gene King, Paraprofessional, Rockbridge ES,
   9.8 years in education, all in GCPS

· Michael D. King, History Teacher, Brookwood HS,
   29 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Susan P. Kliefoth, Gifted and Advanced Language Arts Teacher, Craig ES,
   29 years in education, 28 years in GCPS

· Nancy Knight, Medical Services Teacher, Maxwell HS of Technology,
   29 years in education, 16 years in Gwinnett

· John Kosinski, Zone 070 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   10.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marilyn L. Kruse, 2nd Grade Teacher, Camp Creek ES,
   37 years in education, 34 years in Gwinnett

· Glyn Kuhling, Zone 06G Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   12.6 years in education, all in GCPS

· Marianne M. Kuorikoski, Teacher, Harris ES,
   35 years in education, 26 years in Gwinnett

· John V. Lamattina, Parent Instructional Support Coordinator, Norton ES,
   45 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Gerald Lamb, Zone 060 Bus Manager, Transportation,
   10 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Michael K. Lancaster, Health and PE Teacher, Berkmar HS,
   35 years in education, 23 years in GCPS

· Dottie Lane, Instructional Clerk, Simonton ES,
   27 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Linda LaPerre, Mathematics Teacher, Trickum MS,
   30 years in education, 17 years in GCPS

· Brian Laraway, Science Teacher, Radloff MS,
   20 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Kathlene M. Larson, 2nd Grade Teacher, Rockbridge ES,
   23 years in education, 22 years in GCPS

· Sandra Lawrence, Teacher, Lilburn ES,
   33 years in education, 14.4 years in Gwinnett

· Karen A. Lazenby, Paraprofessional, Trickum MS,
   21.5 years in education, 17.5 years in GCPS

· Patricia A. Leazenbee, Paraprofessional, Brookwood HS,
   13 years in education, 10 years in Gwinnett

· Dong Lee, Custodian, Osborne MS,
   4.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Theda L. Lee, Zone 070 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   38.8 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· June S. Lenenski, 4th Grade Teacher, Alford ES,
   30 years in education, all in GCPS

· Charlene Levinson, Staff Occupational Therapist, Special Education and
   Psychological Services,
   16 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Mark Leviton, Economics Teacher, Parkview HS,
   33 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Phyllis E. Lipsett, Media Specialist, Shiloh MS,
   25 years in education, 17 years in Gwinnett

· Kathy C. Lobe, 8th Grade Gifted Social Studies Teacher, Shiloh MS,
   24 years in education, all in GCPS

· Olga O. Lorenzo, Custodian, Meadowcreek ES,
   12 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Jamie W. Lovett, Language Arts Teacher, Mountain View HS,
   30 years in education, 18 years in GCPS

· Lynn Loyal, Teacher, Lovin ES,
   26 years in education, 11 years in Gwinnett

· Sara Lundy, School Clerk I, McKendree ES,
   19 years in education, all in GCPS

· Scott Luther, Science Teacher, Duluth HS,
   26.1 years in education, 16 years in Gwinnett

· Dee Dee Lutz, Instructional Clerk, Alford ES,
   20 years in education, 19 years in GCPS

· Nina MacKellar, Teacher, Brookwood ES,
   32 years in education, 21.5 years in Gwinnett

· Dr. Julie A. Manders, Counselor, Parsons ES,
   28 years in education, 11 years in GCPS

· Marilyn G. Mann, Interrelated Resource Teacher, Rockbridge ES,
   26 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Michael Ken Martin, Zone 078 Special Education Bus Monitor,
   Transportation,
   5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Joanne Matricardi, Child Care Teacher, Maxwell HS of Technology,
   35 years in education, 20 years in Gwinnett

· Philip R. Matteson, Teacher, Lilburn ES,
   25.7 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Frances M. Mattison, ESOL Teacher, Brookwood ES,
   31 years in education, 29 years in Gwinnett

· John V. Mazza, Auto/Diesel Technician, Fleet Maintenance,
   6.5 years in education, all in GCPS

· Bill McAfee, Applications Programming Coordinator, Information
   Management and Technology,
   27 years in education, 23 years in Gwinnett

· Paula McCaleb, Teacher, Freeman's Mill ES,
   28 years in education, 18 years in GCPS

· Mack McClure, Zone 064 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   8.5 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Michelle McCorkle, Teacher, Mason ES,
   36 years in education, 20 years in GCPS

· Terri L. McCorkle, Health and PE Teacher, Five Forks MS,
   32 years in education, 12 years in Gwinnett

· Cindy Frank McCormick, Accelerated Programs and Gifted Education
   Teacher, Arcado ES,
   38 years in education, 32 years in GCPS

· Glenn McFall, Principal, Collins Hill HS,
   29 years in education, 24 years in Gwinnett

· Judy McGinniss, Special Education Teacher, Simpson ES,
   31 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Jacqueline W. McGowan, Special Education Teacher, Radloff MS,
   34 years in education, 13 years in Gwinnett

· Cindy McIver, Health and PE Teacher, Meadowcreek ES,
   29.7 years in education, 16.7 years in GCPS

· Kathy McKinzey, Reading Teacher, Gwin Oaks ES,
   20 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Charles McWilliams, Custodian, GIVE Center East,
   10 years in education, all in GCPS

· Janet Meade, Teacher, Ivy Creek ES,
   23 years in education, 20 years in Gwinnett

· Bonnie Meaders, Teacher, Taylor ES,
   33 years in education, 26 years in GCPS

· Lee Ann Meadows, Teacher, Minor ES,
   33 years in education, 23 years in Gwinnett

· Vicki S. Miller, Kindergarten Teacher, Brookwood ES,
   32 years in education, 21 years in GCPS

· Edna Mintz, Zone 060 Regular Education Bus Manager, Transportation,
   24.8 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Mary Mitchell, Health and PE Teacher, Creekland MS,
   33 years in education, 24 years in GCPS

· Melanie Mitchell, Teacher, Grayson HS,
   36.5 years in education, 24 years in Gwinnett

· Marilyn Monforte, Teacher, Dacula ES,
   20.5 years in education, 13.5 years in GCPS

· Cathy Moore, Paraprofessional, Norton ES,
   28 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Mary Lou Moore, ESOL Teacher, GIVE Center East,
   15 years in education, 13 years in GCPS

· Sandra L. Moore, Paraprofessional, Rockbridge ES,
   25 years in education, 20 years in Gwinnett

· Columbus Moorehead, Zone 078 Special Education Bus Monitor,
   Transportation,
   7.7 years in education, all in GCPS

· Kenneth C. Morgan, Zone 06D Special Education Bus Manager,
   Transportation,
   11 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Sally Murray, Teacher, Lovin ES,
   35 years in education, 27 years in GCPS

· Linda Muyres, Bookkeeper, Sycamore ES,
   28 years in education, 23.4 years in Gwinnett

· Shirley A. Myers, Zone 078 Special Education Bus Monitor,
   Transportation,
   12 years in education, all in GCPS

· Fhonda G. Nagel, Clinic Worker, Shiloh MS,
   26 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Barbara A. Nassar, Art Teacher, Pinckneyville MS,
   29 years in education, all in GCPS

· Brenda Neisler, Media Specialist, Brookwood HS,
   31.5 years in education, 19 years in Gwinnett

· Clarissa A. Nelson, English Learner Instructional Coach,
   Curriculum and Instructional Support,
   23 years in education, all in GCPS

· Cathleen A. Newman, Special Education Teacher, Corley ES,
   25 years in education, 15 years in Gwinnett

· Phuoc V. Nguyen, Custodian, Sweetwater MS,
   10.3 years in education, all in GCPS

· Nancy J. Nicholson, SASI Clerk, Centerville ES,
   19 years in education, all in Gwinnett

· Sally Noorullah, Social Studies Teacher, Radloff MS,