January 10, 2018

2019 Awards & GCCTM Board

2019 Outstanding Mathematics Educators

  • GCCTM Lifetime Contribution to Mathematics Education Awardees:
    • Linda Gojak, Independent Consultant and Past NCTM President
  • Outstanding Grades K-5 Classroom Teachers:
    • Jaqueline Berry, North Elementary School, Madison Local Schools
    • Mike Hunsicker, Brimfield Elementary School, Field Local Schools
    • Tanya Pallardy, St. Jude School, Cleveland Catholic Diocese
    • Jo Walsh-Cobb, Crestwood Intermediate School, Crestwood Local Schools
  • Outstanding Grades 6-8 Classroom Teachers:
    • Amy Fink, Greenbriar Middle School, Parma City Schools
    • Barb Lynch, Garfield Middle School, Lakewood City Schools
    • Cara Nestor, St. Sebastian School, Cleveland Catholic Diocese
    • Kathryn Ohlrich, Chagrin Falls Intermediate School, Chagrin Falls Schools
    • Deana Sarka, RB Chamberlin Middle School, Twinsburg City School District
  • Outstanding Grades 9-12 Classroom Teachers:
    • Kasey Adelman, Theodore Roosevelt High School, Kent City Schools
    • Michael Porinchak, Twinsburg High School, Twinsburg City Schools
    • Amanda Tucker, T² Honors Academy, Public Charter School

2019-2020 Board Members

The Greater Cleveland Council of Teachers of Mathematics thanks the following board members for their willingness to serve:

  • President: Mary Beth Hearns, Kenston High School, Chagrin Falls
  • Vice President: unfilled at this time
  • Secretary: Nicole Gregory, Birchwood School at Hawken, Cleveland
  • Treasurer: Heidi Rudolph, Hawken Upper School, Gates Mills
  • Northeast District Director: Patti Talarczyk, Mentor High School, Mentor
  • East District Director: Kathleen Cooey, West Geauga Schools, Chesterland
  • Central District Director: Laura Kraker, Garrett Morgan High School, Cleveland
  • West District Director: Erin George, Lake Ridge Academy, North Ridgeville
  • South District Director: Christina Hamman, Medina City Schools, Medina