Staff Launch Pad (only accessible on the P-H-M network)
On Tuesday, May 6, 2014 the Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation held its Twenty-third Annual Employee Recognition Dinner. Over 255 people attended this annual event held at a new location, the Knights of Columbus Hall in Mishawaka. Employees retiring from the corporation are honored for their years of service to P-H-M. Employees also receive "service awards" for the number of years they have been employed at the district. Service awards start at 10 years and this year, included five, 40-year recipients including: Diane Hahn from Schmucker, Chuck Losch from Discovery, Beth Raker from the ESC, and Barb Schalliol and Christine Simper from Penn High School.
If you would like to see which of your colleagues received service awards this year, here is a a copy of the 2014 Employee Recognition Dinner program.
There were a record-breaking number of 46 retirees this year including: Thomas Andreae, Teacher; Randy Balmer, Custodian; Tom Bergeron, Teacher; Daniel Berndt, Teacher; Carolyn BonDurant, Bus Operator; John Brown, Administrator; Sue Clark, ESP; Tim Clark, Teacher; Susan Cole, Teacher; Marcia Cramer, ESP; Pam Cybulskis, Teacher; Belinda Dalke, Teacher; Herman Dennis, Custodian; Paul Flowers, Custodian; James Garrett, Teacher; Pamela Gean, Bus Operator; Robert Goeller, Maintenance; Stephen Govorko, Teacher; Dale Grove, Custodian; Diane Hahn, Teacher; Phyllis Heeter, Administrator; William Heimann, Teacher; Brenda Huyvaert, Food Service; JoAnn Jordan, Food Service; Loren "Mike" Kline, Custodian; Kay Komins, Teacher; John Kovatch, Teacher; Marolyn Krauss, Teacher; Sandra Kugle, Teacher, Sharon Lawton, ESP; Pam Long, ESP; Mary Lord, Teacher; Cindi Minegar, Teacher; Jerry Parrish, Bus Opeartor; Jayne Ross, ESP; Andy Smith, Teacher; Georgine Smith, ESP; Grace Smith, ESP; Gerry Stutzman, Teacher; Patricia Thomas, Teacher; Gail Tschida, Teacher; Sharon VandeWalle, Bus Operator; Lisa Wehrly, Teacher; Karen Willoughby, Teacher; Verton Yoder, Food Service; and Barbara Zitkus, Teacher.
If you would like to read comments submitted by those retiring this year click here for a copy of the Thoughts Upon Retirement booklet.