About the Award
Reinstated in 1998, this award is given to administrators who have shown a dedication to journalism education. JEA members are encouraged to nominate worthy administrators. The winning administrator is encouraged to present a session at the fall national JEA/NSPA convention. Nominations of unsuccessful candidates are retained for a maximum of two additional years and the original nominator is invited to send updated information by the deadline.
Nominate for the Administrator of the Year Award
Please fill out this form to nominate an individual for the Administrator of the Year award. Nominations are due July 15.
Mike Havener, principal, Kirkwood (Mo.) High School
Teresa L. Johnson, principal, Chantilly (Va.) High School
Evan Bryant Branigan III, principal, North Central High School, Indianapolis, Ind.
Susan Enfield, superintendent of schools, Highline Public Schools, Burien, Wash.
Jeffry M. Henderson, principal, Bloomington High School North, Bloomington, Ind.
Charles McCormick, Kaneland High School, Maple Park, Ill.
Dr. Richard Allen Leonard II, principal, South Pointe HS, Rock Hill, S.C.
Timothy Wernentin, principal, Davenport Central (Iowa) High School
JoAnn C. Coffee, principal, LaCueva High School, Albuquerque, N.M.
Fred Anderson, Great Falls High School, Montana
C E Quandt, North Central High School, Indianapolis, Ind.
Glen Stevenson, Dexter (Mich.) High School
Cheryl Finke, Chamblee (Ga.) High School
Chuck Dill, Johnsburg (Ill.) High School
Richard Bounds, Choctawhatchee High School, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
Henry Caudle, Davenport (Iowa) Central High School
Franklin McCallie, Kirkwood (Mo.) High School
Don Humbertson, Fairfax County (Va.) Public Schools
William L. Bowden, Kirkwood (Mo.) Junior High School
John Hosmaneck, Kenosha, Wis.
Wilbert Mick, Richwood, W.Va.
J. Walter Potter, Aberdeen, Md.
Maury Ross, Villa Park, Calif.