Congratulations to our Everyday Hero finalists!
The votes are in and your 2014 Everyday Hero finalists have been selected.
Read about these AFT members who epitomize the spirit of public service, camaraderie and compassion, and inspire us all to reclaim the promise in our chosen fields and in our communities.
The 2014 Everyday Hero finalists will be honored at this year’s AFT convention.
Teacher, Andrew Cooke Magnet School, Waukegan, Ill.
Lake County Federation of Teachers, Local 504
AFT Paraprofessionals and School-Related Personnel
Computer Programmer, Morton College, Cicero, Ill.
Cook County College Teachers Union, Local 1600
AFT Higher Education
Assistant Director of Service Learning and Community Engagement, Montclair State University, Montclair, N.J.
Montclair State Faculty, Professional Staff and Librarians , Local 1904
AFT Public Employees
Manufacturing Technology Department Head, Windham Technical High School,
State Vocational Federation of Teachers, Local 4200A
Presidents, AFT Connecticut Locals 5049, 5051 and 5123
Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, New London, Conn.
Early Childhood Educators
Paraeducator, Marshall School, Hempstead, N.Y.
Hempstead Teaching Assistants Association, Local 4664
Retired Teacher, Pawtucket, R.I.
Rhode Island Federation of Teachers and Health Professionals, Local 8037R