Jolana Perkins's nominatior wishes to remain anonymous.
Mrs. Perkins has served the Southern Cloud School District for the past 14 years as the Miltonvale Elementary administrative assistant, Deputy District Board clerk, purchasing agent, and high school cheerleading sponsor. Over the years, she has increased the number of roles she takes on within the district. She is also the Miltonvale High School senior class sponsor and drives a morning and evening route that transports students to and from school.
Mrs. Perkins is an active member of her community, serving as the local 4-H leader and helping out with the after school program at the local church.
"She is looked up to by peers and students as the leader of Miltonvale Elementary, and the community of Miltonvale, Kansas," the nominator said said. "Mrs. Perkins touches every student at Miltonvale Schools every day, in one way or another."