2012 Multilevel School Counselor of the Year – Jill McDermott
Maquoketa Valley Community Schools (K-12)
Nominated by Doug Tuetken, Superintendent
• Makes Maquoketa Valley a positive place for students and staff
• Supports have reduced at-risk and drop-out population
• Has reacted to her own children’s health concerns with increased dedication to special needs students as well as all students.
• “Throughout the years in the education business, I have worked with many highly competent individuals… but she has completely surpassed all of my expectations.” (Doug Tuetken, superintendent)