La Cañada Unified School District Founders Day Award Recipients

La Cañada PTA Council:
Betsy Asher Hall, parent volunteer
Dan Jeffries, parent volunteer and LCUSD board member
Melissa Mazin, parent volunteer*

La Cañada Elementary:
Sonik Arutyunyan, food services manager
Julie Bae, parent volunteer
Lee Chumo, parent volunteer
Jennifer Crocker, second-grade teacher
Cathy Kleineahlbrandt, parent volunteer
Andrea Redecker, sixth-grade teacher

Palm Crest Elementary:
Sharon Anderson, parent volunteer
Megan Broberg, parent volunteer
Evelyn Harris, crossing guard
Kristin McDaniel, third-grade teacher
Brandon Norman, campus security*

Paradise Canyon Elementary:
Holly Breckheimer, parent volunteer
Carlo Cesario, resource specialist teacher
Karen Clark, parent volunteer
Mikki Weightman, parent volunteer
Kristen Brown, parent volunteer*
Linda Dunlop, health clerk*

La Cañada High School 7/8:
Megan Dever, eighth-grade math teacher
Asiya Hasan, paraprofessional II
Shannon Ortiz, special education aide
Caren Saiet, parent volunteer

La Cañada High School 9-12:
Laura Deans, resource specialist teacher
Frances Delgatty, parent volunteer
Judy Kwon, parent volunteer
Susan Moore, English teacher
Justin Valassidis, English teacher

* Indicates awards for Continuing Service, given in recognition of ongoing or longtime service to children and youth. All other awardees received Honorary Service Awards.

The story about the celebration is here and a full photo gallery is available here.