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Johnny L. Veselka Scholarship Recipients 2014-Present

TASA established the Johnny L. Veselka Scholarship in 2013-14 to honor and provide financial assistance to outstanding doctoral students pursuing careers in educational leadership, with particular emphasis on the superintendency.

2021 Scholarship Recipients

Cicely Alexander and Michelle Rinehart were honored as recipients of the 2021 Johnny L. Veselka Scholarship at the 2021 TASA Midwinter Conference. Alexander, executive principal/executive director of Lubbock ISD’s Lubbock Partnership Network in-district charter, is working toward her doctorate in educational leadership at Texas Tech University. Rinehart is a full-time student working toward her doctorate in education leadership from the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE). Watch the awards presentation.

2020 Scholarship Recipients

2019 Scholarship Recipients

Carla Amacher

Carla Amacher

Round Rock ISD

Mike Rockwood

Mike Rockwood

Lamar CISD

Marny Doepken

Clear Creek ISD

Courtney Jerkins

Midway (12) ISD

2018 Scholarship Recipients

Elmer Avellaneda

Corsicana ISD

Mya Kendrick-Mercer

Round Rock ISD

Tanya Larkin

Pampa ISD

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Jharrett Bryantt

Houston ISD

Anitra Makoni

Fort Worth ISD

Christi Morgan

Sunnyvale ISD

Ramiro Nava

Somerset ISD

2016 Scholarship Recipients

Erich Morris

Magnolia ISD

Kim Tunnell

Mineola ISD

Jeanette Winn

Karnes City ISD

2015 Scholarship Recipients

Yvonne Hernandez

Edgewood ISD

Aaron Peña

Midway ISD (12)

Cynthia Webber

Northwest ISD

2014 Scholarship Recipients

Ashley Stewart

Graham ISD

DesMontes Stewart

Garland ISD

Gilbert Treviño

Floydada ISD

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