Awards

MAEA Art Educators of the Year 2022

Congratulations to the 2022 MAEA Art Educators of the Year! The MAEA Board of Directors are looking forward to honoring and celebrating the 2022 MAEA Art Educators of the Year.

 

Thank you to all the artists who submitted work for the Call for Art for the award plaques. The awards committee blind reviewed all submissions – identifying information was removed – and selected a piece by John Krenik.  Congratulations John!

 

MAEA Lifetime Achievement Award –
Maureen & Ralph Caouette, Fitchburg Public Schools & Wachusett Regional School District 

Massachusetts Art Educator of the Year
Jessica Daviso, Lowell Public Schools

Early Childhood Art Educator of the Year –
Susan Fisher, Lesley University

Elementary Art Educator of the Year –
Amy Hussey, Reading Public Schools

Middle Level Art Educator of the Year
Ursina Amsler, Masconomet Regional School District

Secondary Art Educator of the Year –
Erin Sutton, Lynn Classical High School, Lynn

Supervision/Administration Art Educator of the Year
Julie Baker, Marlborough Public Schools

Higher Education Art Educator of the Year
Susan Barahal, Tufts University

Retired Art Educator of the Year –
Anne Kress, Acton-Boxborough Regional Schools

Community Art Educator of the Year
Joy Murrieta, Main Idea

Exceptional New Art Educator of the Year –
Elanna Honan, Boston University

Rising Star Secondary Student Award
Jacob Baronas, Worcester Public Schools

Distinguished Service Within the Profession –
Maureen Creegan-Quinquis, Lesley University

Distinguished Service Outside the Profession –
Lee Yonika, Worcester Public Schools


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