CASBHC 2015 INSPIRATION AWARDS
The Colorado Association for School-Based Health Care annually recognizes the outstanding achievements of those in our school-based health center community. The CASBHC Board of Directors chooses winners from nominees submitted by members of the CASBHC community.
CASBHC is thrilled to acknowledge these school health leaders.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Mary Beth Rensberger, MPH, BSN
For visionary leadership, tireless advocacy and extraordinary success in keeping children healthy, in school, and ready to learn.
"When it comes to serving kids, she never gives up! Even when the odds are against her, she continues to press forward and advocates for the needs of the students." - Suzy Rosemeyer, nominator
Mary Beth and colleagues from Aurora Public Schools
School-Based Health Center Champion
The Colorado Health Foundation
"Kelly’s vision for and commitment to school-based health care have had a tremendous positive impact in the state of Colorado."
Kelly Dunkin with family
Oustanding School-Based Health Professional
Veronica Martinez, Ed.S
"Veronica has been extremely supportive of the School Based Clinic. She has never been too busy to stop and talk to a student that I have seen in clinic and identified as needing immediate mental health evaluation." - Nancy Riordan, nominator
Veronica Martinez with Nancy Riordan of the SBHC at West High School
Outstanding School-Based Health Center Administrator
"Not only has Erin had the vision and dedication to growth and service, she has recruited and maintained care providers, assistants and patient navigators who are dedicated providers to their populations for all the sights. This is no small feat." - Cassie Comeau, nominator
Erin Major and staff of Summit Community Care Clinic