School Board Honors Employees of the Year

Staff Milestones were also celebrated.
May 23, 2019
The three employees of the year
Judy Montain, Colleen Cardinal, and Kathy Berrios-Cordero were named Centennial Employees of the Year.

The School Board announced the Employees of the Year at the Staff Recognition event held on May 22, 2019

Congratulations to this year's winners!

Judy Montain, Office Secretary, Centerville Elementary, for her work ethic and dedication to Centennial and for going above and beyond—from organizing the annual December Sing-A-Long in the community and helping teachers and fellow staff, to being “Mom” to the Centerville Elementary family.

Kathy Berrios-Cordero, ESL Paraprofessional, Golden Lake Elementary, for her compassion, and for passing on her love for learning to the children she works with, and for her work as a liaison between the school and families to ensure a positive learning experience.

Colleen Cardinal, Special Education Teacher, Centennial High School, for her connections with staff, parents, and students—for her belief in them and pushing them to be the best they can be—for her caring and understanding disposition, and for her dedication to the profession.

Staff milestones were also celebrated:

5 Years // Jason Andres, Megan Berres, Karen Blatt, Julianne Blum, Melanie Bruyers, Garet Chumley, Lisa Cisewski, Maria Crowl, Denise Crowley, Roland Cruikshank, Maria De Perez, Martha Debilzan, Heather Gustafson, Ian Hanlon, Shannon Hanlon, Emily Hennen, Lori Houle, Jacob Howells, Erik Johnson, Greg Johnson, Quinn Johnson, Ann Kelling, Craig Larson, Mike Macken, Angela Mahrt, Janet McClellan, Shanna McLaughlin, Nate Minick, Mary Mix, Jennifer O’Shea, Cynthia Olson, Dave Poppe, Nicole Rice, Becca Robbins, Megan Rognrud, Tobie Sanvick, Marueeen Schuster, Rebecca Skalsky, Derrick Skogstad, Christina Storberg.

10 Years // Maggie Bangert, Jean Blum, Chris Boyer, Kate Cassidy, Dan DeRuyck, Renee Dion, Emily Lewandowski, Nicole Oertel, Tina Pierson, Lori Schiltz, Mary Vanyo.

15 Years // Gretchen Anderson, Michelle Baland, Monique Barrett, Casey Berg, Pam Bostick, Connie Brandt, Marlene Chamberlain, Gunilla Ekeling, Kelly Flohaug, Heather Goss, Christy Hamblin, Karen Hildebrandt, Jennifer Leason, Sherri Lundberg, Kristine Marier, Patricia Meier, Brenda Merrill, Sue Navratil, Molly Nelson, Therese Noel, Darcy Pangell, Karen Radmann, Samantha Rice, Jennifer Sand, Deb Stevens, Donna Walter, Keely Wegen, Christine Yernberg.

20 Years // Shawn Berg, John Bergeland, Cindy Berndt, Ellen Downs, Stephanie Gerads, Andy Haag, Tashya Hedding, Nicole Keough, Patty Knilans, Terry Korst, Sue Kramer, Brenda Kwapick, Angie Law, Tim Lovdahl, Jody Magnuson, Sandy Norstebon, Therese Patterson, Pam Rehnelt, Ward Saba, Cathey Schorzmann, Pam Sievert, Jamie Sobolik, Bob Stevens, Sara Jane Strecker, Christina Stromberg, Kristina Thom, Michelle Thompson, Colleen Trowbridge, Nikki Weller, Tracy Wikstrom.

25 Years // Christina Allison, Chuck Beile, Mary Casareto, Terry Chowen, Pete Crawford, Kate Foley, Lisa Giebink, Deb Kline, Becky LaCroix, Arnie Lamers, Colleen Landin, Brian Marquardt, Andy Marshall, Jane McKoskey, Colleen Miller, Dave Mundale, Teresa Parker, Janice Sieg, Brad Stamman.

30 Years // Cheryl Dettmer, Mary Erickson, Lone Langseth, Ann Miller, Jodi Phillips, Dawn Prax, Cindy Runa-Hencley, Pamela Wenzel.

Congratulations on your retirement and for your commitment to Centennial students!
Jon Anderson, Erik Aus, Erin Berg, Ron Bergantine, Brian Bohne, Terry Chowen, Bob Cierzan, Ellen Downs, Elizabeth Eaton, Mary Franzen, Eleanor Hartman, Linda Haskins, Brian Hegseth, Gayle Johnson, Tracy Johnson, Mary Jordan, Hope Kuck, Donna Land, Lone Langseth, Vicki McCollow, Colleen Miller, Dick Nipp, Kari Odegaard, Cathey Schorzmann, Shireen Schultz, Dee Ann Sibley, Robin Wong, Rick Woo