3/16/2023 -- Twelve individuals have been selected as 2023 Pillars of Parkway. This prestigious award is presented to individuals who have provided extraordinary service to the Parkway community and exceeded expectations.
The Pillar honorees are:
Melissa Biehl – Teacher, Bellerive Elementary
Ashley Deckelman – Assistant Principal, Oak Brook Elementary
Wendy Finch – Teacher, Hanna Woods Elementary
Linda Goldman – Retiree, Community Volunteer
Megan Huether – Parent, Community Volunteer
Lisa Moldafsky – Coordinator of Parents as Teachers, Early Childhood Center
Gina O’Brien – Administrative Secretary, The Nines
Matt Pikaard – Teacher, Central High
Leslie Rothrock – Nurse, Oak Brook Elementary
Carter Snow – Coordinator Student Assessment, The Nines
Mitch Stevens Sr. – Parent, Community Volunteer
Nikki Stover – Administrative Assistant, Administrative Center
What is the Pillar of Parkway award? Each year, individuals who have made a long-term commitment and provided outstanding leadership and service to Parkway can be nominated to be honored as one of approximately 8 -12 winners selected by a committee of former Pillars of Parkway.
The Pillars of Parkway will be honored at Appreciation Evening on April 24, along with retirees, service award honorees, Teachers of the Year, Light of Parkway and Albert award winners.
Congratulations again to all 54 nominees including parent volunteers, employees and community members.