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Past ACC Teaching Excellence Winners

ACC Teaching Excellence Awards honor full-time and adjunct faculty who promote special learning opportunities, student interaction, and innovation. Other criteria are depth/breadth of knowledge in subject area and a profound teaching philosophy. Recipients are presented with an award at the Awards Dinner and have an opportunity to be recognized at commencement. Full-time and adjunct faculty recipients each receive a $1000 cash award. Nominations are made by faculty, staff and students. Award winners are recognized at an awards dinner.

2018-2019
Todd Phillips, Foreign Language
Georgia Xydes, History

2017-2018
Tim Strouse, Professor, Welding
Celeste Rios, Adjunct, Professor, Government

2016-2017:
Robert H. Blodgett, Professor, Geology
Mario Aguilar, Adjunct, Professor, Paralegal, Management, Real Estate

2015-2016:
Frank Cronin, Professor, Developmental Writing
Sean Perry, Associate Professor, Photography

2014-2015:
Patty Collier, Professor, Physical Therapy Assistant
Rodney E. Rohde, Adjunct Professor, Biology

2013-2014:
Laura Juárez de Ku, Biology Professor
Tiff Holland, Adjunct English Professor

2012-2013:
Sheila Ammons, Accounting
Jill Brockmann, Business and Technical Communications

2011-2012:
David Lauderback, History
Wesley Wilson, Developmental Math

2010-2011:
Robert Skiles, Commercial Music Management
Felix Villarreal, Biology

2009-2010:
Marc Prevost, Foreign Language
Suzanne Stege, Human Services

2008-2009:
Charles Beaman, Biology;
Lisa Gelineau, Human Services

2007-2008:
Patricia Dungan, Developmental Writing
Chad Cryer, Biology

2006-2007:
Julie Kleinhaus-Urrutia, Foreign Language
Renearl Bowie, Criminal Justice

2005-2006:
Bryon Dungan, Kinesiology
Bernadeta Kaminska, Foreign Language

2004-2005:
Ina Midkiff, Marketing
Sandra McCrary-Marshall, Vocational Nursing
Sid Frost, Computer Science

2003-2004:
Mary Corredor, ESOL
Roland Hayes, History
William Leonard, Geography

2002-2003:
John Underwood, Physics
Owen Dewing, Computer Information Systems

2002:
Dr. Richard Espinosa, Allied Health Sciences

2001:
Stephen Ziser, Biology
Evelyn Brown, Psychology
Scott Cain, Music
Caprice Taniguchi, Art
Darla Johnson, Dance

2000:
Paul Schliesing, Math
Mark Leidig, Kinesiology
Bill Evans, Land Surveying
Ann Patterson, English
Kathy Nabona, Chemistry