Award Winners

 2014-15 ISTA Award Winners



 Friend of Public Education Award


Phyllis Bush, Co-Founder of Northeast Indiana Friends of Education and 32 year veteran teacher


Dr. Tony Lux, tireless supporter of public education.



Carol Draiger Thomas, NEA-South Bend

ISTA and Horace Mann Hoosier Educator of the Year





Kandel Baxter, Valparaiso Teacher Association

ISTA Minority Educator of the Year




Tammy Naville, New Albany Bus Drivers

ESP of the Year Award




Quality Local Award Recognition


Association of Porter Township Educators

Submitted by Wendi Heckler


New Albany-Floyd County Bus Drivers

Submitted by Betty Batliner


West Clark Teachers Association

Submitted by Connie Dietrich



David Hanna Golden Touch Award


Dennis Keithley, Lake County ISTA-Retired chapter president


Kathy Sharp, ISTA-Retired Membership Committee


Mary Ann Young, Warrick County ISTA-Retired chapter president