Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA)

 

 

 

 

                                               
 
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The Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) is inviting nominations for the 2016 Minnesota Superintendent of the Year. The recipient of this prestigious award will be a candidate among other state winners for National Superintendent of the Year. The 2016 AASA National Superintendent of the Year will be announced at the AASA National Conference on Education in Phoenix, Arizona, Feb. 11-13, 2016.

 

Graciously sponsored by ATS&R, the program pays tribute to the talent and vision of the men and women who lead our state’s public schools. Any superintendent, chancellor or top leader of a school system in Minnesota who plans to continue in the profession may be nominated. This program is designed to recognize the outstanding leadership of active, front-line superintendents.

 

Each candidate is assessed on the following criteria:

 

·      Leadership for Learning – creativity in successfully meeting the needs of students in his or her school system.

·      Communication – strength in both personal and organizational communication.

·      Professionalism – constant improvement of administrative knowledge and skills, while providing professional development opportunities and motivation to others on the education team.

·      Community Involvement – active participation in local community activities and an understanding of regional, national and international issues.

 

The nomination deadline is Aug. 1, 2015. For more information, please contact quinn@mnasa.org or visit http://soy.aasa.org.



Past Recipients:


 

1988 Glenn G. Matejka, Hutchinson Schools

 

1989 Gerald L. McCoy, Eden Prairie Schools

 

1990 Donald R. Draayer, Minnetonka Schools

 

1991 James R. Walker, North Branch Schools

 

1992 John R. McClellan, Centennial Schools

 

1993 Marl Ramsey, Osseo Schools

 

1994 Lowell D. Larson, Richfield Schools

 

1995 Donald F. Groth, Kasson-Mantorville Schools

 

1996 James R. Rickabaugh, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Schools

 

1997 Chris L. Huber, Spring Lake Park Schools

 

1998 Gregory A. Vandal, Sauk Rapids-Rice Schools

 

1999 Michael L. Kremer, Hopkins Schools

 

2000 Laverne (Bob) Lageson, Big Lake Schools

 

2001 Theodore Blaesing, White Bear Lake Schools

 

2002 Carol Johnson, Minneapolis Schools

 

2003 Ken Dragseth, Edina Schools

 

2004 Kay Worner, Sartell-St. Stephen Schools

 

2005 Ben Kanninen, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Schools

 

2006 Gary Prest, Bloomington Schools

 

2007 Don Helmstetter, Spring Lake Park Schools

 

2008 Mark Robertson, Fridley Schools

 

2009 Dennis Peterson, Minnetonka Schools

 

2010 Patty Phillips, No. St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale

 

2011 Scott Staska, Rocori Schools

 

2012 Chris Richardson,Northfield Schools

 

2013 Jeff Olson, Saint Peter Public Schools

 

2014 Kate Maguire, Osseo Area Schools

 

2015 Sandra Lewandowski, Intermediate District 287

 





























2015 Sandra Lewandowski, Intermediate District 287