Application Deadline: March 1st

Who should be considered for this award? 

  • An administrator who has been an outstanding advocate for you and your program.  
  • An administrator who has given you extraordinary support in your professional endeavors.
  • An administrator in your school who has championed the cause of health, physical education, and/or dance at the local and/or state level.
  • A passionate school administrator who took charge and supported you and your program when there were possible serious cutbacks in staff or scheduling.
  • A school administrator who has educated himself/herself of the value of quality programs and has consistently promoted said programs in your school and/or district.
  • An administrator who has given distinguished, varied, and individual service to the profession through district and/or state contributions.

Criteria for this award:

  1. Complete the Administrator Award Nomination Form
  2. Include a letter of recommendation from a member of IAHPERD reflecting on three or more of the criteria listed above.

Administrator Nomination Form

Submit administrator nomination form and letter of recommendation to your respective district Awards representative in pdf format:

Chicago District

Bill Krempel

Eastern District

Maria Pessman

Northeastern District

Rachael Ross

Northern District

Staci Hale

Southwestern District

Cory Hastings

Western District

Jake Petri

Administrator Award Winners 2022 

Dr. Martha Weld
Assistant Superintendent, O’Fallon Township High School

Robert Rizzo
Assistant Principal, Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School

P.O. Box 865
Alton, IL 62002
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