Outstanding Assistant Principal Achievement Award Program

2016-2017


2016 Florida Assistant Principal of the Year

Kelly Stedman
Lee County
James Stephens International Academy
Fort Myers, Florida

Kelly Stedman has been the assistant principal at James Stephens International Academy for the last year. Her colleagues expressed an appreciation for her passionate support of students and the way in which she helps teachers grow. She stands out among her peers for her ability to make parents, staff and students feel valued and cared for. No matter the situation, Stedman is described as always having a positive attitude and tackling every challenge she faces.

Finalists:

Dr. Jacqueline A. Smith
Broward County
Hollywood Hills High School
Hollywood, Florida

Marlene L. Straughan
Lake County
Mount Dora High School
Mount Dora, Florida

District Winners:

Elementary School

  • Aaron Matt Walker
    Duval County
    John Stockton Elementary School
    Jacksonville, Florida
  • Catrena Fieg
    Escambia County
    Hellen Caro Elementary School
    Pensacola, Florida
  • Kimberly Garcia
    Indian River County
    Fellsmere Elementary School
    Fellsmere, Florida
  • Kelly Stedman
    Lee County
    James Stephens International Academy
    Fort Myers, Florida
  • Renee Diane Croyle Nellenbach
    Pinellas County
    Lakewood Elementary School
    St. Petersburg, Florida
  • Daniel Balsavich
    Santa Rosa County
    S.S. Dixon Primary School
    Pace, Florida
  • Jeanette Murphy
    St. Johns County
    Cunningham Elementary School
    St. Johns, Florida

Middle School

  • Meara Trine
    Brevard County
    Andrew Jackson Middle School
    Titusville, Florida
  • Christy D. Graham
    Clay County
    Oakleaf Junior High School
    Orange Park, Florida
  • Shawn West
    Highlands County
    Sebring Middle School
    Sebring, Florida
  • Dr. Deborah Thomas
    Leon County
    William J. Montford III Middle School
    Tallahassee, Florida
  • Thomas Rademacher
    Osceola County
    Saint Cloud Middle School
    Saint Cloud, Florida
  • Trina Grenon
    Seminole County
    Millennium Middle School
    Sanford, Florida

High School

  • Brian Bullock
    Bay County
    Bay High School
    Panama City, Florida
  • Dr. Jacqueline A. Smith
    Broward County
    Hollywood Hills High School
    Hollywood, Florida
  • Kenneth  Seybold
    Flagler County
    Matanzas High School
    Palm Coast, Florida
  • Marlene L. Straughan
    Lake County
    Mount Dora High School
    Mount Dora, Florida
  • Dr. Capildeo Jadonath 
    Orange County
    Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
    Orlando, Florida
  • Joseph Lezeau
    St. Lucie County
    Fort Pierce Westwood High School
    Fort Pierce, Florida

K-8 School

  • George Collins
    Marion County
    Hillcrest School
    Ocala, Florida
  • Dr. Gabriel Quintero
    Miami-Dade County
    Kenwood K-8 Center
    Miami, Florida