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Past Winners and Finalists


2019



Congratulations to Jim Ricker of Knoxville, TN was awarded the 2019 ABTA Teacher of the Year at the ABTA Summer Conference in Las Vegas.

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Finalists

  • Robert “Buck” Buchanan (Arlington TX)
  • Bruce Greenspan (Bonita Springs FL)
  • David Libchaber (New York NY)
  • Edward Scanlon (York PA)

2018



Congratulations to Henry Meguid of Durham NC, was awarded the 2018 ABTA Teacher of the Year at the ABTA Summer Conference in Atlanta. 

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Finalists

  • Bruce Greenspan (Bonita Springs FL)
  • Jim Ricker (Knoxville TN)
  • Edward Scanlon III (York PA)

2017



Congratulations to Enid Roitman of Toronto Ontario Canada, was awarded the 2017 ABTA Teacher of the Year at the ABTA Summer Conference in Toronto.  

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Finalists

  • Robert Barrington (New York NY)
  • Joann Glasson (Pennington NJ)
  • Bruce Greenspan (Bonita Springs FL)
  • Josee Hammill (Toronto Canada)
  • Henry Meguid (Durham NC)
  • Jim Ricker (Knoxville TN)
  • Kathy Rolfe Lake (Winnebago MO)
  • Grant Robinson (Dublin CA)

2016



Congratulations to Leslie Shafer of Gaithersburg MD, was awarded the 2016 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award. 


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Finalists

  • Joann Glasson (Pennington NJ)
  • Rex Glimp (El Paso TX)
  • Jay Helekar (Orange CA)
  • Henry Meguid (Durham NC)
  • Dallas Moore (Dayton, OH)
  • Enid Reitman (Toronto Canada)
  • Leslie Shafer (Gaithersburg MD)
  • Glenna Shannahan (Madison WI)

2015



Congratulations to Jeff Schuett of Riverwoods IL, was awarded the 2015 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award. 


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Finalists

  • Carla Burke (Pensacola FL)
  • Joseph Byrnes (Long Beach NY)
  • David Germaine (Huntley IL)
  • Rick Logan (Diamondhead MS)
  • Cessy Rubinson (Pinecrest FL)
  • Sue Wessner (Hamburg PA)

2014




Congratulations to Laura Delfeld from Austin, Texas, was awarded the 2014 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award. 

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Finalists

  • Kathy Rolfe (Lake Winnebago MO)
  • Joyce Ryan (Houston TX)
  • Vickki Shelley (St.George UT)
  • Richard Logan (volunteer teacher)

2013



Congratulations to David Glandorf from Houston, Texas, was awarded the 2013 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.

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Finalists

  • Lynn Berg (Deland FL)
  • Rosemary Boden (Fort Lauderdale FL)
  • Harriette Buckman (University Park FL)
  • Mimi David (Palm Desert CA)
  • Laura Delfeld (Austin TX)
  • Michael Donnelly (Fort Lauderdale FL)
  • John Foster (Sun City Center FL)
  • Harvey Goldstein (San Diego CA)
  • Rena Lieberman (North Easton MA)
  • Megan Powell (West Orange NJ)
  • Kathy Rolfe (Greenwood MO)
  • Richard Rothwarf (Philadelphia PA)

2012



Congratulations to Mary Jane Orock from Fort Worth, Texas, was awarded the 2012 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.

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Finalists

  • Carol Lee Bellam (Calgary Alberta Canada)
  • David Glandorf (Clear Lake Texas)
  • Verna Goldberg (Louisville KY)
  • Kathy Rolfe (Lake Winnebago MO)
  • Richard Rothwarf (Philadelphia PA)
  • Jeff Schuett (Riverwoods IL)

2011



Congratulations to Kathie Walsh was awarded the 2011 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.


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Finalists

  • Gerry LaChance (Collingwood Ontario)
  • Linda King (Hollister CA)
  • Lyde McReynolds (Carmel CA)
  • Mary Jane Orock (Fort Worth Texas)
  • Dave Glandorf (Houston TX)
  • Richard Early (Cuyahoga Falls OH)
  • Jill McCormick (Halifax NS)

2010



Congratulations to Tina Radding, from Charleston, South Carolina, was awarded the 2010 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.

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Finalists

  • Jo Bryan
  • Lila Cochran
  • Dave Glandorf
  • Linda Golumbia
  • Linda King
  • Enid Roitman
  • Kathie Walsh