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Heart Award

Brenda Krueger

Payroll Director / BOE Secretary

Brenda works tirelessly and most importantly is dedicated to ensure our students and their families are taken care of. She is always willing to help find answers if she doesn't have them off the top of her head!

She never hesitates to think outside of the box and offers solutions.

Read an article about Brenda in the Holyoke Enterprise

Past Winners

2023 -- Brenda Krueger

2022 -- Charlee Kleve

2021 -- Juana Ruiz

2020 -- Lynn Schneider

2019 -- Rhonda Mehring-Smith

2018 -- Cynthya Bahler

2017 -- Scott Dille

2016 -- Albino Núñez

2015 -- Maury Kramer

2014 -- Kristie J. Pelle

2014 -- Brett Miles (Dragon Visionary Award)

2013 -- Mary Austin

2012 -- Marcia K. Dalton

2011 -- Verónica Núñez

2010 -- Nancy Pillard


This is open to any employee who demonstrates exceptional caring for a student, student’s family, a group of students or colleagues. The purpose of the award is to demonstrate that many of our employees are in this business to make a difference in the lives of others.