Winners from Michigan

2022 Winners

Megan Luther

Megan Luther

Boulan Park Middle School
Troy, MI

Megan is a hardworking and passionate educator and advocate. She is dedicated to helping every single one of her students and invests in them deeply. Megan is...

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Maura Willie

Maura Willie

Jenison Public Schools
Jenison, MI

Mrs. Willie has been my colleague and my daughter's music teacher for the past six years. To say she makes concerts absolutely magical is an understatement!!...

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Daniel Command

Daniel Command

Grand Blanc East Middle School
Grand Blanc, MI

Dan is the most caring, engaging, and exception teacher I haver met. His students and parents love him. As his wife I get to see the time and passion he has...

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Louis Haddad

Louis Haddad

Discovery Middle School
Canton, MI

My nomination for Louis "Luke" Haddad for a cruise is two-fold, once as a parent and once as a fellow educator. As a parent I am grateful for the enthusiasm...

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Dawn Sommers

Dawn Sommers

Einstein Elementary
Oak Park, MI

There are many reasons I want to nominate Dawn Sommers! 1. Dawn is an Oak Park teacher. Right there, the fact that she is dedicated and committed to our kids...

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Jennifer Gorsline

Jennifer Gorsline

Dearborn Center for Math, Science & Technology
Dearborn Hts, MI

Jennifer is an amazing teacher, mother, wife and friend. She is constantly giving back to her school by working closely with her students and fellow teachers...

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2021 Winners

Shyam Thakker

Shyam Thakker

Redford Union School District
Redford, MI

A hard and dedicated educator who is committed to his community and students. He was nominated by channel 4 as teacher of the year and has served his community...

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David  Sowerby

David Sowerby

Kraft Meadows Middle School
Caledonia, MI

David Sowerby is an inspirational Orchestra Teacher in Caledonia MI. He has battled through massive amounts of health issues including ulcerative colitis...

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Jeff Blakeslee

Jeff Blakeslee

Canton High School
Canton, MI

Jeff Blakeslee or JB as most students call him is a faciliteacher unlike any other. I had the pleasure of being JB's student for three classes- Honors...

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Kristin DeYoung

Kristin DeYoung

Jenison Public Schools
Hudsonville, MI

My son and daughter both had Kristin as a teacher. She is dedicated and encourages all of her students to Change the World! As I've learned more about Kristin...

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2019 Winners

Kate Drury

Kate Drury

Vestaburg Community School
Vestaburg, MI

My wife is a loving dedicated teacher. She works hard each day to not only be there academically for her students but to be there emotionally as well. Her...

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