OAACE Awards

OAACE Awards2019-08-26T16:43:16+00:00

Sharon Davis-Stubbe Awards

Each year OAACE presents different awards in honor of Sharon Davis-Stubbe. Ms. Davis-Stubbe was a longtime supporter of adult and continuing education within the state of Ohio. These awards include an outstanding teacher, administrator, support staff, and contributor. The nominees are selected by a committee of practitioners and the awards are presented at the scholarship and awards luncheon during the annual OAACE conference. The annual conference for 2019 will be held October 24-25 at the Westerville Renaissance Hotel.

The award application deadline is September 16, 2019 for award nominations. Please consider nominating a colleague by clicking the link:  Davis-Stubbe-Awards-Application-2019-form

Congratulations to all of the past years’ award winners!

  • State Support Staff of the Year – Holly Rose, Warren County Career Center
  • State Instructor of the Year – Helen Poti, Polaris Career Center
  • State Administrator of the Year – Emily Hartzler, Wayne County Career Center

Prior Years Winners

Outstanding Instructor

  • Maureen Daly, State of Ohio Instructor of the Year, 2017
  • Marjorie Pyles-Hearst, Northeast Region Instructor of the Year, 2017
  • Mary Jane Bacome, State Instructor of the Year, 2016
  • Cindy Daniels, State Instructor of the Year, 2015
  • Kathleen McDonnell, Northeast Region Instructor of the Year, 2015
  • Geri Ryan, Northwest Region Instructor of the Year, 2014
  • Julie Stoffel, State Instructor of the Year, 2014
  • Gail Browning, State of Ohio Instructor of the Year, 2013
  • Sheryl Risner, Regional Instructor of the Year, Northwest Region, 2013
  • Linda McBride & Marta Caceres, Regional Instructors of the Year, Southwest Region, 2013
  • Paula Mehl and Karen Rummler, 2012
  • Mary Ellen McKinley, 2011
  • Connie Shriver, 2010
  • Karen Ross, 2009
  • Leslie Farr, 2008
  • Paula Mullet, 2007
  • Larry Klingler, 2006
  • Rita Sayre, 2005
  • Jill Kramer, 2004
  • Nancy Schwab, 2003
  • Frances Strayer, 2002

Outstanding Administrator

  • Dr. Peg Morelli, Upper Valley Career Center ABLE Director, 2016
  • Bonnie Entler, Seeds of Literacy, 2015
  • Rick McIntosh, Project Learn, 2014
  • Dee Bell, Regional Director of the Year, State Coordinator of the Year, 2013
  • Doris Schoning, Northwest Region, 2013
  • Charney Fitz, Mid-East Career and Technology Center, 2012
  • Holly Pletcher, 2010
  • Susan Sheehan, 2007
  • Norma Wetzel, 2006
  • David McQuown, 2005
  • Sharon Halter, 2003
  • Jerry Drone, 2002

Outstanding Support Staff

  • Denise Blair, 2011
  • Shirley Danley, 2010
  • Sue Peters, 2009
  • Mary Cook, 2008
  • Donna Turski, 2007
  • Robin Peck, 2005
  • Nancy Bolton and Fay Pigg, 2004
  • Joyce Sheets, 2003
  • Sarah Reyes-Cairo, 2002

Outstanding Contributor

  • Carrie Fife, 2016
  • June Blauvelt, 2015
  • Ken Blanchard, 2014
  • Keith Hyde, WorkForce Services Unlimited, 2012
  • Vicki Fourman, Clark County Literacy Coalition, 2011
  • St Paul’s United Church of Christ, 2008
  • Time Warner Cable, 2007
  • George Marshal Adkins, 2006
  • Jack Frech, 2004
  • Akron-Summit County Public Library, 2002