General Information

Each TEPSA region recognizes a school leader for outstanding service to our association. The recipient must be a full-time Texas public school administrator/supervisor in grades PK-8 and a TEPSA member for at least 5 years.



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2019 Region TEPSANs of the Year

Maria Flores-Guerra, Region 1 TEPSAN of the Year

Maria Flores-Guerra
La Joya ISD
Region 1

Nikol Youngberg, Region 2 TEPSAN of the Year

Nikol Youngberg
Flour Bluff ISD
Region 2

Darrin Stansberry, Region 3 TEPSAN of the Year

Darrin Stansberry
Yoakum ISD
Region 3

Lorena Zertuche, Region 4 TEPSAN of the Year

Lorena Zertuche
Katy ISD
Region 4

Charlee Yeaman-Lemons Region 5 TEPSAN of the Year

Charlee Yeaman-Lemons
Nederland ISD
Region 5

Crystal Mayes, Region 6 TEPSAN of the Year

Crystal Mayes
New Caney ISD
Region 6

Traci Jones, Region 7 TEPSAN of the Year

Traci Jones
Harleton ISD
Region 7

Jennifer Driver, Region 8 TEPSAN of the Year

Jennifer Driver
Mount Vernon ISD
Region 8

Erica Adkins, Region 9 TEPSAN of the Year

Erica Adkins
Wichita Falls ISD
Region 9

Kelly Giddens, Region 10 TEPSAN of the Year

Kelly Giddens
Irving ISD
Region 10

Tamara Vardy, Region 11 TEPSAN of the Year

Tamara Vardy
Mansfield ISD
Region 11

Jay Fischer, Region 12 TEPSAN of the Year

Jay Fischer
Midway ISD
Region 12

Brian Hill

Brian Hill
Austin ISD
Region 13

Debra Stewart, Region 14 TEPSAN of the Year

Debra Stewart
Abilene ISD
Region 14

Kimberly Spurgers, Region 15 TEPSAN of the Year

Kimberly Spurgers
San Angelo ISD
Region 15

Thomas Funderburg, region 16 TEPSAN of the Year

Thomas Funderburg
Dumas ISD
Region 16

Sylvia Suarez

Sylvia Suarez
Seminole ISD
Region 17

Juan Dominguez, Region 18 TEPSAN of the Year

Juan Dominguez
Midland ISD
Region 18

Cain Castillo, Region 19 TEPSAN of the Year

Cain Castillo
Clint ISD
Region 19

Veronica Goldhorn, Region 20 TEPSAN of the Year

Veronica Goldhorn
Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD
Region 20

The Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA), whose hallmark is educational leaders learning with and from each other, has served Texas PK-8 school leaders since 1917. Member owned and member governed, TEPSA has more than 5,900 members who direct the activities of 3 million PK-8 school children.

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