Inspiring Excellence 2024 Winners Announced

Announcing the 2024 Inspiring Excellence Award Recipients
Posted on 05/10/2024
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This month, Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board is preparing to honour educators and support staff who have been recognized for inspiring excellence.

Congratulations to the eight 2024 Inspiring Excellence Award recipients:

  • Jennifer Burbidge, Secondary Teacher, North Hastings High School
  • Robert Freymond, Elementary Teacher, York River Public School
  • Linda Holbrook, Head Secretary, Bird’s Creek Public School
  • Lise Lindenberg, Secondary Teacher, Eastside Secondary School
  • Jeff McDougall, Secondary Teacher, Trenton High School
  • Jeffery Mills, Custodian, North Hastings High School
  • Laurie Spencer, Secondary Teacher, Prince Edward Collegiate Institute
  • Heather Yearwood, Learning Partner, Education Centre

Awards celebration

Inspiring Excellence Award recipients will be honoured and presented with their award at an upcoming celebration.

Thank you to the Inspiring Excellence Review Committee for their respectful and caring review of the nominations:

  • Shannon Binder, Chair of the Board
  • Anne Brown, representing Ontario Principals’ Council
  • Ruth Ellen Cummings, representing Senior Staff
  • Rob Lake, representing the Ontario Principals’ Council
  • Amanda Robertson, Trustee, Belleville/Thurlow
  • Yvonne Rolf von den Baumen, representing the Professional Student Services Personnel
  • Aashvi Shaw, Student Trustee, Centennial Secondary School
  • Doug Smith, representing the Administrative Support Group
  • Doug Thur, President, Hastings Prince Edward Occasional Teachers’ Local
  • Kylie Webb, representing CUPE 1022