2009 Award Recipients

Below are the recipients of the 2009 AAEA Awards. Congratulations to all these very special art educators!

2009 Arizona Art Educator of the Year

William D. Erlenmeyer

William D. Erlenmeyer

Middle School Art Educator
L. Thomas Heck Middle School
Litchfield Park, AZ

Marion Quin Dix Leadership Award Recipient

Barbara Townsley

Elementary Art Educator
Holiday Park Elementary School
Phoenix, AZ

Elementary School Division Outstanding Art Educator Award Recipient

Teri Sisulak

Elementary Art Educator
Sunridge Elementary School
Phoenix, AZ

Middle School Division Outstanding Art Educator Award Recipient

William D. Erlenmeyer

Middle School Art Educator
L. Thomas Heck Middle School
Litchfield Park, AZ

Supervision/Administration Division Outstanding Art Educator Award Recipient 

Robert J. Benson

Director of Arts Education
Peoria Unified School District
Glendale, AZ

Emerging Leadership Award Recipient 

Becky Shipe

Elementary Art Educator
Los Niños Elementary School
Tucson, AZ

National Junior Art Honor Society Sponsor Award Recipient

Ethyl Penny Wallace-Ross

Junior High School Art Educator
Mesquite Junior High School
Gilbert, AZ

2009 Award Recipients