From Lubbock ISD:
Lori Stephens, assistant principal of Evans Middle School in Lubbock ISD, has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as the Region 17 Outstanding Assistant Principal of the year. TASSP recognizes outstanding principals and assistant principals from the twenty region Education Service Centers in the state. School administrators are nominated and chosen by their peers within their regions. Nominations are based upon exemplary performance and outstanding leadership. As the Region 17 winner, Stephens is eligible to compete for the state title of Texas Assistant Principal of the Year.
According to Evans Principal Flo Touchstone, "Lori is a positive and energetic person who always has the best interest of our students at heart. She works hard to support our teachers. She's a little fireball, really." Stephens has served as an assistant principal at Evans Middle School since 2010. She attended Texas Tech University and earned a Bachelor of Science in Education and a Masters of Education in Leadership
Each of the regional winners will be recognized during the Josten's Night of the Stars Awards Dinner on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at the Hilton Hotel in Austin. Each winner will be presented with an award and recognized in a commemorative booklet entitled Texas Principals, Texas Heroes. The TASSP Summer Workshop will be June 12-14, 2013, at the Austin Convention Center.