Most Valuable Person

Honoring the employees who always put our students first

Kelsie Kirk

Behavior Specialist

Orchards Elementary School

Orchards MVP, Kelsie Kirk, is always finding ways to support students.

Jen Murphine

Instructional Coach

Riverview Elementary School

We were excited to present our very own Jen Murphine with an EPS MVP Award for her hard work and focus on math learning at Riverview. Jen Murphine is Riverview’s Amazing Instructional Coach.

Candice Tan


Home Choice Academy

Candice provides exceptional support for students with special needs at Home Choice Academy.

Jean Callahan


Sunset Elementary School

Jean does whatever it takes to support the Orchards staff, students, and families. She is simply amazing!

Heidi Donahue

Coordinator/Special Education

Union High School

Heidi is relentless in her pursuit to advocate for the support and success of our learners with special needs. She is a support to students, families, and staff and does an exceptional job day in and day out.

Ruth Beggs

Specialist/School Improvement

Administrative Service Center

Ruth provides dedicated support for district leadership and essential and greatly appreciated engagement in School Improvement Planning.

Betsy Hemphill

Behavioral Specialist

Fircrest Elementary School

Betsy delivers food, picks up students, home visits, all the kids know her. She constantly checking in on how kids are doing in support of students and staff.