Educational Leadership Awards

Each year, the California Educational Research Association (CERA) seeks nominations for five Educational Leadership Awards, two from Institutes of Higher Education and three from PK-12 education are awarded each year.

Education Leadership Awards:

  • PK12 Assessment Administrator of the Year
  • PK12 Educational Services Leader of the Year
  • PK12 Superintendent of the Year
  • University Early Career Researcher of the Year (first five years of career)
  • University Professional of the Year

Congratulations to our 2016 Award Recipients

PK12 Assessment Administrator of the Year:
Mao Vang, Contra Costa County Office of Education

PK12 Educational Services Leader of the Year:
Pam Millspaugh, Fresno County Office of Education

PK12 Superintendent of the Year:
Dr. John Puglisi, Rio Elementary School District

Past Award Recipients

2015 Award Recipients – 

Assessment Administrator of the Year:  Laura Dean, Natomas Unified
IHE Professional of the Year:  Dr. Conni Campbell, PLNU School of Education
Educational Services Leader of the Year: Amanda Rothengast, Hoover Community School