Outstanding Educator Awards

Outstanding Educator Awards.

TBA Credit Union is a very proud sponsor of the Outstanding Educator Awards, an annual ceremony to honor our educators in Northwest Education Services and the five-county service area of the Traverse City Chamber of Commerce: Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, and Leelanau Counties. The Outstanding Educator Award recognizes those special individuals that make a difference every day to improve our community through the work they have chosen.

Congratulations to the 2022 Outstanding Educators:

  • Anne Clark | Crystal Lake Elementary School
  • Sherry Ekins | Support Staff, Courtade Elementary
  • Brian Matchett | Agriscience Instructor, North Ed Career Tech
  • Minda Nyquist | Theater/English Teacher, West Senior High School
  • Molly Straebel | Speech Therapist, North Ed Life Skills Center
  • Maria Taplin | Math Teacher, West Middle School
  • Sharon Taylor | 5th Grade Teacher, Immaculate Conception Elementary
  • Ann Thaxton | Special Education Teacher, Long Lake Elementary School
  • Libby Wadsworth | K/1 Teacher, Suttons Bay Elementary School
  • Emily Witte | Reading Interventionist, Blair Elementary School

Past Award Recipients