Awards

ASAHPERD offers recognition for outstanding professionals (teachers of the year, health educators, recreation professionals, dance educators, coaches of the year), outstanding students & major’s clubs, outstanding administrators, outstanding lay leaders & service leaders, and outstanding ethnic minority leaders.

Our award recipients are honored at our awards presentation and social during the Fall Conference. 

Our honorees for this year are:  

Award

Recipient

Employment

College/University Physical Educator

Connie Dacus

Alabama State

Health Educator

Caroline Valentino

Baldwin Co High

Outstanding Administrator

Andrea Hamner

Huntington Place Elementary

Teacher of the Year-Elementary

Cindy O’Brien

Hueytown ES

Teacher of the Year-High

James "Bubba" Livingston

Jackson-Olin High

Teacher of the Year-Middle

Jonathan Thompson

Banks Middle School

Angie Nazaretian Lay Leader Award

Heidi Ramey & Jeff Adams

Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Service Award

Dr. Hank Williford

 Auburn University at Montgomery

ASAHPERD Honor Award

Nancy Ray

 Alabama Department of Education

Champions of the Year Award

Dr. Sherri Huff

Birmingham City Schools