2016 Award Winners

The Florida Art Education Association Awards Committee and Board of Directors invites all FAEA members to join in congratulating the 2016 FAEA Award winners.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Geraldine Leigh

Florida Art Educator of the Year 
Catherine Rivera, Glades Middle School

Elementary Art Educator of the Year 
Sally Miller, R. C. Lipscomb Elementary School

Middle Level Art Educator of the Year 
Xonia Regalado, South Miami K-8 Center

Secondary Art Educator of the Year 
Marty Loftus, Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School

Higher Education Art Educator of the Year 
Jeffrey Broome, Florida State University

Supervisor/Administrator of the Year 
Mabel Morales, Miami-Dade County Public Schools
 
New Professional Award
Aliana Ochoa, Santa Clara Elementary

Higher Education Individual Student Achievement Award
Cindy Jesup, Florida State University
 
Career Service Award 
G. Heather Sullivan, Fort Pierce Central High School

Distinguished Service Award
Susannah Brown, Florida Atlantic University
 
Museum Educator of the Year
Marcena Koch, Norton Museum of Art
 
Retired Art Educator of the Year 
Patricia Tuttle

Principal/Administrator of the Year 
Elena Diaz, Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines
 
Community Service Award 
Elyse Brady, St. Augustine Art Association
 
Friend of Art Education 
Susan Feliciano, Inkimaru Studio

June Hinckley Award of Excellence
Anne Grey, Mollie Ray Elementary School

Charles Dorn Award of Excellence
Maria Agudelo, Student 
Marty Loftus, Art Teacher 
Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School