National ACTE and Region IV Awards

Region IV administers the following ACTE Member Awards:

  • ACTE Teacher of the Year, sponsored by Express Employment Professionals
  • ACTE Administrator of the Year
  • ACTE Postsecondary Teacher of the Year
  • ACTE New Teacher of the Year
  • ACTE Career Guidance Award
  • ACTE Carl Perkins Community Service Award
  • ACTE Lifetime Achievement Award

 

To learn more about the ACTE Member Awards application process and requirements,visit the ACTE Awards page.

Region IV Awards Guidelines(last updated 2012)
Awards Guidelines Appendix(last updated 2010)


Meet Your 2017 Region IV Award Winners

Career Guidance Award
Amy Kuhns, Texas
Administrator of the Year
Richard Lowe, Oklahoma
Carl Perkins Community Service Award
Sue Gibson, Arkansas
Lifetime Achievement Award
Donna Metcalf, Oklahoma
New Teacher of the Year
Justin Nisbett, Oklahoma
Postsecondary Teacher of the Year
Gay Simpson, Oklahoma
Teacher of the Year
Bart Taylor, Texas

 

Meet Your 2016 Region IV Award Winners

Career Guidance Award
Jennifer Koon, Mississippi
Administrator of the Year
Rick Bracy, Texas
Postsecondary Teacher of the Year
Nancy Howell, Oklahoma
Carl Perkins Community Service Award
Lindsey Treadwell, Oklahoma
New Teacher of the Year
Jessica Young, Arkansas
Teacher of the Year
Janet Harris, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2015 Region IV Award Winners

Career Guidance Award
Jeannie Bragg, Texas
Administrator of the Year
Gregory Shipp, Texas
New Teacher of the Year
Amber Hairston, Arkansas
Carl Perkins Community Service Award
Krystal Young, Arkansas
Teacher of the Year
Patricia Tapley, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2014 Region IV Award Winners

Career Guidance Award
Barrett Richardson, Oklahoma
Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Patricia Carroll, Arkansas
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
Phillip Gilbreath, Texas
Teacher of the Year
Fiona McAlister, Oklahoma
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Julian Acevedo, Texas

 

Meet Your 2013 Region IV Award Winners

Career Guidance Award
Sharon Ann Hetherington, Texas
Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Claire Nickel, Texas
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
Diana Plummer, Oklahoma
Teacher of the Year
Athena Frank, Oklahoma
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Glenna LoAnn Latona, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2012 Region IV Award Winners

Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Mindi Clark, Oklahoma
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
David Hughes, Arkansas
ACTE Teacher of the Year
Cynthia Adams, Oklahoma
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Dawn Boland, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2011 Region IV Award Winners

Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Buddy Neasbitt, Oklahoma
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
Jeannette Capshaw, Oklahoma
Teacher of the Year
Gary Weese, Louisiana
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Elizabeth Wright, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2010 Region IV Award Winners

Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Stormie Roberson, Oklahoma
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
Bea Paul, Oklahoma
Teacher of the Year
H. Mark American Horse, Oklahoma
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Diane M. Bull, Oklahoma

 

Meet Your 2009 Region IV Award Winners

Outstanding New Career and Technical Teacher
Britt James, Arkansas
Outstanding Career and Technical Educator
Linda Laverty, Oklahoma
Teacher of the Year
Shelley Carter, Oklahoma
Outstanding Teacher in Community Service
Carol Dvorak, Oklahoma