The Benicia Unified Governing Board honored the Employees of the Year at the March 1st board meeting. Dr. Khushwinder Gill hosted the honors and the Trustees presented certificates to the following employees:

Employee of the Year 2017-18
School Site Classified
Farmer Heather Cullum
Henderson Martin Corona
Semple Hazra Ruiz
Turner Laura Anastasios
BMS Siobhan Mara
BHS Kim Feiglstok
LHS Danny Ruiz
District John DaSilva


Teacher of the Year 2017-18
School Site Certificated
Farmer Mellissa Harley
Henderson Amy Parker (Borges)
Semple Debbie Ewing
Turner Carolyn Oliver
BMS Anne Marie Van Amson
BHS Annette Fewins
LHS Chris Winder
District Administrator of the year Leslie Beatson

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The Title IX coordinator for BUSD is the Assistant Superintendent, Dr. Khushwinder Gill.  She can be reached at 707-747-8300 or by emailing
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