2017 Awardee: Catheleen Schlotter
Ms. Schlotter was nominated by Erin Romanuk, President of the Washington Association of School Social Workers. Ms. Schlotter was the 2016 Distinguished School of the Year for that organization. She has been active in WASSW , including being a board member from 2008-2015. Ms. Schlotter coordinated School Social Work week each March, created promotional items such as posters and special gifts given to members. She also designed and distributed their bi-annual newsletter. Ms. Schlotter has been a school social worker for 16 years and currently works as an Intervention and Reengagement Specialist with the Cheney School District in Cheney, Washington.