Administrator Service Awards:
Congratulations to Joseph Patek - Superintendent, Aransas County ISD
Mr. Patek started as a business teacher here at Rockport-Fulton High School in 1991 until 1994. He then became an Assistant Principal from 1995-96. He went on to become a Middle School Principal in Hallettsville from 1996-2001 and the Superintendent from 2001-2007. He returned to Aransas County as our Superintendent in 2007 where he received the ESC 2 Superintendent of the Year in 2013. Mr. Patek continues to lead the district to an amazing level of cooperation between the community and the schools.
Congratulations to David Williams - Principal, Seabrook Intermediate School
Mr. Williams has been Principal of Seabrook Intermediate since 1995. He encouraged the creation of the middle level chapter there and certainly went to bat to encourage administrators to continue to support the advisors and provide for the continuation of the program. He is supportive of parents and teachers at Seabrook and encourages BPA success and involvement for all of his students and teachers. Thank you for recognizing the importance of the BPA mission and for supporting our students and advisors.
Congratulations to the following Advisors who were recognized at the 2016 State Leadership Conference in
Corpus Christi, Texas. We appreciate you!
2016 Outstanding Local Advisor - Area 1
Jason Marshall, Heritage High School
2016 Outstanding Local Advisor - Area 2
Janie Olivarri, Pleasanton High
2016 Outstanding Local Advisor Area - 3
Fred Patrick, Dr. John D. Horn High School
2016 Outstanding Local Advisor Area - 4
2016 Outstanding Local Advisor Area - 5
Jerry Lyne, Seabrook Intermediate
Congratulations to these chapters who went above and beyond to recruit this year!
Middle Level Division
Adams Middle School - Lucretia Crittendon and Tiffany Smith, Advisors
Sam Houston High School - Holli Brett, Advisor
Bellaire High School - Elizabeth Kelm and Debra Robinson, Advisors
Post Secondary Division
Tarrant County College - Jaye Simpson and Julie Russell, Advisors
Torch Awards - Statesman of the Year to be awarded:
Start earning your Torch Awards points now to be recognized at the State Leadership Conference in Dallas. This year we will be recognizing the member with the highest number of Torch points as Texas Statesman of the Year. The highest Torch points earned in each Area will also be recognized at our Special Recognition Awards at the State Leadership Conference. It's your time to shine!