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Standing Ovation Employee Recognition
Standing Ovation Employee Recognition
Sunday, March 01, 2020

Standing Ovation

OUSD Employee Recognition

The Standing Ovation Award is designed to recognize an admirable employee, or team of employees, who demonstrate exceptional work performance, school community involvement, or leadership and commitment to our district and students. The recognition is for a classified or certificated individual, or a group of two or more who have made a significant contribution to the benefit of Ojai Unified School District. 

To Submit a Nomination

for an outstanding employee, or group of employees at OUSD, please fill out this 


Congratulations to our May Standing Ovation Winners!

Karl Rimpa Summer Chirdon Kassi Contreras
 Natalie Richards Laura Alford Sarah Hoffman
 Heidi Kash, Joseph Clark, Nicole Tries-Botti Mrs. White Craig Andrews
 Jessica Fenley Sherrie Damas Alex Mejia-Holdsworth
 Ms. Whaley (Kortney) Brenda Hill Heather Beamer
 Lisa Patsch, Mira Monte School, Teacher Heather Beamer, Mira Monte School, TeacherVicki Hughart, Mira Monte School, Teacher

 June Sears Mira Monte School, Teacher
 Nikki Crawford Mira Monte School, TeacherKortney Whaley Mira Monte School, Teacher David Rogers , District Office, Director of Operations

Previous Months' Standing Ovation Winners!

Amy Zuniga, Nordhoff High School
Secretary to the Principal
Nordhoff Special Education Department,
Nordhoff High School
Amber Christensen, District Office Special Education,  Staff Secretary
Shawna Beltran, Topa Topa School,
Nutrition Services
Carolyn Paulsen, District Office Special Education,  Office AdministrationSherrie Damas, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Trisha Milauckas, Laurel Randall, A Place to Grow Preschool, Director and Teachers
Maribel Ornales, Meiners Oaks School,
Office Administration
Craig Andrews, Nordhoff High School, TeacherBecky Beckett,
Chaparral High School, Principal
Suzanne Lovelady,  Mira Monte, TeacherNatalie Hay, Nordhoff High School, TeacherDenise Rimpa, Bronwen Cull-Michels and Joyce Young,
Nordhoff High School, Senior Experience Committee
Nadine Litonjua, Mira Monte School,
Aimee Mendoza, Meiners Oaks School, TeacherPamela Dzukola,  Mira Monte School, Teacher
Lisa Patsch, Mira Monte School, TeacherJuile Chessen,  District Office, Nutrition Services DirectorCarson Brown, Matilija Middle School, Teacher
Dave Monson, Nordhoff HIgh School
Karen Oswald, Mira Monte School,
Instructional Assistant/Noon Duty Supervisor

Nicole Diaz and Amanda Belcher,  Mira Monte School,
Office Administration
Jessica Fenley, Mira Monte School, TeacherLisa Patsch, Mira Monte School, TeacherKatherine White and Petra Battleson, Mira Monte School
Principal and Teacher
Bronwen-Cull Michels, Nordhoff High School
Activities Director, Counselor, AVID Teacher
Lorenzo Manzano, Mira Monte, San Antonio, Topa Topa, Meiners Oaks Schools
Music and Robotics Teacher
Jennifer Walker,  San Antonio, Topa Topa Schools
Special Education Teacher
Lorie Alford, Matilija Middle School
Michelle Valenzuela, Matilija Middle School, Teacher

Jesse Yant, District Operations, Computer Technician

Marianne Palmer, San Antonio Elementary School Teacher

Cindy Boehm, Matilija Middle School Office ManagerRobin Monson, San Antonio Elementary School Principal
Debbie Allen, San Antonio Elementary School Teacher   Sherrill Knox , Assistant Superintendent, OUSDBrenda Hill, Teacher on Special Assignment, OUSD    Tiffany Morse, Superintendent, OUSDLinda Jordan, Public Information Officer, OUSD

Robin Monson, San Antonio Principal

Angie Genasci, Topa Topa TeacherKim Eck, San Antonio Teacher
Jamie McMillan, San Antonio Office Manager

Nicole Diaz , Mira Monte Office Manager
Brenda Hill, Topa Topa Teacher

Kortney Whaley
, Mira Monte Teacher
Chris Ando, Topa Topa Teacher

Heather Beamer, Mira Monte Teacher