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Sutterby (WSMS), Taylor (SHHS), & Forck (TSES) Announced as 2024 Classified Employees of the Year Honorees, 05/08/2024

Spring Hill Schools is excited to announce its 2024 Classified Employees of the Year honorees: Gary Sutterby, Janet Taylor, and Lisa Forck. These awards recognize the district's world-class classified employees who have gone above and beyond this school year.

Gary Sutterby smiling with Classified Employees of the Year certificateThe 2024 Classified Employee of the Year - Facilities, Grounds, Nutrition, & Technology is Gary Sutterby from Woodland Spring Middle. Sutterby is a lead custodian at WSMS and has been with Spring Hill Schools since 2004.

“Gary has taken over the lead custodian position at WSMS and has turned this building around. He came into a building that was starting to fall behind on cleanliness and upkeep. He takes pride in his work and goes above and beyond to serve the school/district.”

Janet Taylor smiling with Classified Employees of the Year certificateThe 2024 Classified Employee of the Year - Office Personnel is Janet Taylor from Spring Hill High. Taylor is a registrar at SHHS and has been with Spring Hill Schools since 2011.

“She does so much work here at the high school and most of it is behind the scenes and goes unnoticed and unappreciated. On top of that, she is always available and nice to be around. A genuine good person with a kind smile and heart of gold.”

Lisa Forck smiling with Classified Employees of the Year certificateThe 2024 Classified Employee of the Year - Paraprofessional is Lisa Forck from Timber Sage Elementary. Forck is a reading intervention paraprofessional at TSES and has been with Spring Hill Schools since 2018.

“Mrs. Forck is such a light at Timber Sage! She is the first to ask you how you are doing and check in. Mrs. Forck has stepped up to the plate this past year and held down the fort no matter what curve ball has been thrown at her. We love Mrs. Forck and are forever grateful for her presence and positivity at Timber Sage!”

The 2024 Classified Employees of the Year honorees were nominated for the awards by fellow colleagues and will be honored at the district’s 2024 Recognition Reception.