Linda Brown Fellows
and
Star Awards

The Linda Brown Fellows and Star Awards annually recognize and reward exceptional teachers and classified (non-teaching) staff in the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District.
 

The Linda Brown Fellows and Star Awards recognizes and rewards exceptional teachers and classified (non-teaching) staff in the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District every year.

Nominated by parents, teachers, students, and community members, the Linda Brown Fellows Awards are presented to teachers who demonstrate creativity, exceptional merit, dedication to innovation, and a commitment to making learning exciting every day. 

Star Awards recognize classified staff members who go above and beyond to provide truly outstanding support. 

Recipients of the Linda Brown Fellows (certificated staff) and Star (classified staff) Awards each receive $1,000 for their personal use. Additionally, Linda Brown Fellows recipients receive a $2,000 grant for educational enhancement.

2022-23 Fellows
2022 - 2023 Fellows Recipients
  • Brandy Flesock, Glenshire Elementary
  • Beth Nordby, Tahoe Lake Elementary 
  • Betsy Depew, Truckee Elementary 
  • Zan Larkins, TTUSD Nurse 
  • Kelsee Bensley, Tahoe Lake Elementary (not pictured)
Stars 2022-23
2022 - 2023 Star Recipients
  • Ignacio "Nacho" Garcia, Transportation
  • Kim Bradley, Wellness
  • Romina "Romi" Branje, Food Services
  • Andrea Fernandez, Alder Creek Middle School

2020-2021 Linda Brown Fellows Award

2020-2021 Star Awards