Journalism Educator of the Year

The Minnesota High School Press Association recognizes the contributions and excellence of Minnesota journalism educators through its Journalism Educator of the Year Award.

Established in 2008, the award encompasses teaching and advising experience and ability, a commitment to students, classroom excellence, contributions to the profession and support of the First Amendment.

2019

2018
Rachel Steil
Stillwater Area High School

2017
no award

2016
Anna Reid
The Blake School

2015
Kathryn Campbell
St. Paul Academy and Summit School

2014
Martha Rush
Mounds View High  School

2013
Jason Wallstad
Benilde-St. Margartet’s School

2012

2011
Ryan McCallum
Buffalo High School

2010
Lori Keekley
St. Louis Park High School

2009
Nick Fornicoia
Eastview High School, Apple Valley

2008
Laurie Hansen
Stillwater Area High School