Awards & Recognition


KASA recognizes educators and students for excellence and achievement through various awards, scholarships, and presentation opportunities.

KASA Leadership Awards

American_Fidelity_high_res.JPGWe invite you to nominate individuals from your school district for one of KASA’s distinctive awards. By doing so, you help us recognize Kentucky’s outstanding school administrators and support staff for the commitment and passion they exude. With the help of our partner, Joel McKenzie and American Fidelity, we seek to honor the very best in education for the visionary and exemplary manner in which they perform their daily tasks. They have devoted their lives to educating Kentucky’s children, and they deserve our earnest thanks.
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Distinguished Service Award

Administrator of the Year Award

William T. Nallia Award

Fred Award

Wanda Luttrell Office Professional Award



2014 Awards Application Booklets were mailed in January.


2013 Leadership Award Recipients


Distinguished Service Award

Kenneth "Pete" Galloway, Retired Superintendent, Graves Co. Schools

Past Recipients

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Administrator of the Year Award

Building Level: Tim Hitzfield, Principal- Conner High School (Boone Co.)

District Level: Karen Cheser, Deputy Superintendent- Boone Co. Schools 

Past Recipients

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Mike Carr
, retired
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Randy Poe
, Boone County Schools

Past Recipients |Apply for 2015 (Hyperlink will be activated once info is available)

Fred Award
Danny Henderson
, Carlisle County Schools

Past Recipients


Wanda Luttrell Office Professional Award
 Hudson, Daviess County High School

Past Recipients

















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