LAS VEGAS – The Kiwanis Club of Las Vegas held its annual High School Educator of the Year luncheon Tuesday.
Kiwanian Mark Segal introduced the five finalists and 8NewsNow’s Nathan Tannenbaum read biographical information about them and their accomplishments from the nomination forms submitted by their principals.
The finalists, as chosen by a committee of Kiwanis Club of Las Vegas members:
Kristina Bannister from Rancho
Megan Franke from the Las Vegas Academy
Patricia Heintz from Cimarron-Memorial
Michelle Quidato from Shadow Ridge
D’Juana Truss from Mojave High School
Each received a check for $100, a plaque and other gifts.
The Club’s 2018 High School Educator Of The Year: Krstina Bannister. She got an additional check of $400.