Dr. Evangelina Ramos was nominated by an anonymous colleague.
In addition to performing her job as an assistant principal and educator at an exemplary level, Dr. Ramos always demonstrates an extraordinary commitment to everyone around her, including the people within her district and community. Dr. Ramos takes it upon herself to provide exceptional support and service to all students, families, faculty, and staff. She quickly discerns someone's individual needs and moves efficiently to provide key information, recommendations, or direction. Even with the difficult circumstances of COVID-19, she made sure her staff kept pushing and moving forward through whatever obstacles they encountered along the way. She provided a comfortable and smooth transition journey for her team at her school site.
Dr. Ramos is a wonderful ambassador to her school, and she's always going the extra mile for her MERLO extended family, as she refers to her students and staff. She is simply the kind of person who gives to give. She always takes time out of her busy schedule to provide a helping hand.
Dr. Ramos shows her students and colleagues how to juggle ups and downs, and she inspires them to never stop giving. She epitomizes servant leadership and inspires others to give back and pay it forward. She is fondly known as the "go-to" person for most things at her school site, and she receives calls from district personnel, students, and parents, who call upon her experience and know-how for information and advice.
Dr. Ramos is helpful, caring, resourceful, and happy to offer service, no matter the task. She often goes above and beyond! Even though some situations don't require her assistance, she willingly provides her helping heart. She's always cheerful and exceptional in everything she does. Her quick wit, attention to detail, and loyalty to her school have endeared her to her colleagues. She is a true champion for higher education, with a tireless commitment to serving not only her students, staff, and parents, but everyone around her. Her skills, knowledge, willingness to help others, and dedication to her school and community make her a LifeChanger.