Charles E. Tressler Distinguished Teacher Award


Teacher's Name: Mike Franklin

School: Catoctin High School

Subject Taught: Physical Education

Nominated By: Bernard Quesada

"Mr. Franklin's 20 years' experience is a shining example for all children that he works with, either in his classes, as a baseball coach, or in his youth camps working with elementary school students. His leadership and positive impact in our school is immeasureable. Hs ethical foundation has influenced thousands of children in our community. Mike Franklin is a driving positive force for students long after they leave the halls and fields of Catoctin Hiigh School."  -- Bernard Quesada

Past Winners

2015 Tony Miller
2014 Mary Tielking
2013  Marlon Moran, Urbana High
2012  Stephen Nikirk, Valley Elementary
2011  Andrea Trio, Spring Ridge Elementary
2010  Therese Wiltrout, Linganore High
2009  Stephanie Weigelt, Urbana High
2008  Adele Durelli, Valley Elementary
2007  Jack Mehl, Brunswick High
2006  Lisa Bankert, Glade Elementary
2005  Tim Leber, Middletown High
2004  Tina Vogtman, Brunswick Middle
2003  Susan Watson, New Market Elementary
2002  Ronald Albaugh, Middletown High
2000  Mary Christine Hershey, Middletown High
1999  Charlet Y. Remus, Gov. Thomas Johnson High
1998  Kathleen B. House, Frederick High
1997  Terri Zigler, Emmitsburg Elementary