Richard Hurt

Position: JROTC Instructor School: Cape Henlopen High School School District: Cape Henlopen School District City, State: Lewes, Delaware About the Nominee: Any educator worth their weight in salt is an on-going LifeChanger. Sergeant Richard Hurt is the perfect example of on-going LifeChanger. Based on the sheer number of lives he has changed for the better […]


Michael Kempski

Position: Sixth Grade Social Studies Teacher School: Shue-Medill Middle School School District: Christina School District City, State: Newark, Delaware About the Nominee: Mike Kempski is a personal and professional hero, particularly to his nominator. Without his leadership and influence over the past 15 years, his nominator would not be where they are today with their […]

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Tyrone Smith

Position: Math TeacherSchool: Dover High SchoolSchool District: Capital School DistrictCity, State: Dover, DelawareAbout the Nominee: Tyrone Smith has helped many students become stronger and more confident in their math abilities. Every year, he imparts some words of wisdom to his students before they leave his class: "When you have a child, teach them multiplication early, […]


Staci Lewis

Position: Technology Education TeacherSchool: Clayton Intermediate SchoolSchool District: Smyrna School DistrictCity, State: Clayton, DelawareAbout the Nominee: Before Staci Lewis became the Technology Education teacher, she taught Science. In that role, she brought the subject to life in the classroom by exposing the students to different bugs and farm animals. No matter the subject, she teaches […]


William Mills

Position: 8th Grade Science TeacherSchool: Delmar Middle SchoolSchool District: Delmar School DistrictCity, State: Delmar, DelawareAbout the Nominee: William Mills is not just a teacher, but a mentor to many of his students. He does everything he can to get his students excited about learning, and makes sure they walk out of his classroom with more […]