Award Winners


Congratulations to the 2017 Award Winners!

Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education (WAEE) Awards:color logo

Dave Engleson WAEE Award:  Becca Franzen

Aldo Leopold Award:  Emily Brown

Earthguard Award:  High Marq Environmental Charter School

WAEE Administrator of the Year:  Jessica Jens

WAEE Formal Educator of the Year:  Rachel Sauvola

WAEE Non-formal Educator of the Year:  Tracy Arnold

WAEE Student of the Year:  Ben Vogel

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Wisconsin’s K-12 Energy Education (KEEP) Awards:

Energy Educators of the Year:

Benjamin Nusz, Mid-State Technical College

Wes Foell, UW-Madison


Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) Awards:

U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School Nominees:

Washburn School District

Kromrey Middle School, Middleton-Cross Plains School District

Houlton Elementary School, Hudson School District


Project Learning Tree:

Project Learning Tree Facilitator of the Year:  Valerie Mann