Published February 18, 2010
Following are the teachers and staff honored as outstanding employees of the year on Feb. 6 at the annual banquet sponsored by the Office of Catholic Schools.
Kate Aiello, Spanish teacher, St. John the Evangelist School, Hapeville; Jerry Beck, fifth-grade teacher, Holy Redeemer School, Johns Creek; Lisa Cordell, middle school computer lab, Our Lady of Assumption School, Atlanta; John Darby, maintenance supervisor, St. Joseph School, Marietta; Donna Davis, fifth-grade teacher, Christ the King School, Atlanta; Kathy Davis, director of curriculum and instruction, St. Jude the Apostle School, Atlanta; Ana DeMello, mathematics teacher, Our Lady of Mercy High School, Fayetteville; Therese Disney-Cox, librarian, St. Mary School, Rome; Joana Dutcher, nurse, Holy Spirit Preparatory School, Atlanta; Janine Frazza, fifth-grade teacher, St. Joseph School, Athens; Diane Haertel, assistant athletic director, Marist School, Atlanta; Andy Harlin, physical education teacher, Blessed Trinity High School, Roswell; Hubert Hunter, facility and maintenance supervisor, Solidarity School, Atlanta; LaShonda Johnson, middle school math/science teacher; St. Peter Claver Regional School, Decatur; Marta Lane, Spanish teacher, Immaculate Heart of Mary School, Atlanta; Msgr. Richard Lopez, theology teacher, St. Pius X High School, Atlanta; Sharon C. Orrick, administrative assistant to the president, Notre Dame Academy, Duluth; Jan Sasso, director of operations/business manager, St. John Neumann School, Lilburn; Virginia Stutsman, assistant principal, Monsignor Donovan High School, Athens; Melody Summers, fourth-grade teacher, St. Thomas More School, Decatur; Juliana Suswal, kindergarten teacher, St. Catherine of Siena School, Kennesaw; Susan Szigety, first-grade teacher, Pinecrest Academy, Cumming; Angela Williams, librarian, Our Lady of Victory School, Tyrone; and Kathy Vandiver, fourth-grade teacher, Queen of Angels School, Roswell.
Karen Vogtner, principal of St. John the Evangelist School, was named archdiocesan principal of the year. St. Peter Chanel Church’s Barbara Gordon was named preschool director of the year. The parish is in Roswell.