Two outstanding individuals in Granite School District were honored with the prestigious Huntsman Awards for Excellence in Education.
Elk Run Elementary principal Jon Adams and volunteer Ilene Gorzitze are among ten educators from across the state who were selected by a Huntsman committee to receive the award.
Jon has been serving as principal of Elk Run since the school opened in 2011, and Ilene volunteers teaching physical education at Upland Terrace Elementary in Millcreek and Jim Bridger Elementary in West Jordan.
Each recipient will receive $10,000 and will be honored at a special banquet at the Little America Hotel in Salt Lake City on May 16.
Congratulations to Jon and Ilene for their wonderful contributions to students in Granite School District.