Centennial School Board Recognizes Employees of the Year

Retirees and employment milestones also honored
May 31, 2018

The Centennial School Board recognized retirees and employment milestones at its employee recognition event in May. The District has 18 staff retirees, representing 498 years of service to the district.

The Board also announced the 2018 Employees of the Year. Making a significant impact on the District are:

Lynn Fernstrom, nutrition services director for 27 years at the District, for her work to not only ensure school meals meet U.S. standards but also for her work with surrounding districts on food issues and for sharing her expertise in the Family and Consumer Sciences classroom as a guest speaker.

Eric Nelson, lead teacher at Golden Lake Elementary for 25 years, for his energy, compassion, determination, optimism and trust, and for his leadership and role in the development of the school’s culture.

Jeff Thorson, math teacher for six years at the Pines School, for his integrity, concern for students, for collaboration with teachers on improvements, developing strategies to bring positive change to the school and for going the extra mile.

Thank you for your service and congratulations!