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Littleton Elementary School District Superintendent Wins the Dr. Raymond Sterling Kellis Leadership Award
Dr Freeman Award

Littleton Elementary School District #65 (LESD) Superintendent Dr. Roger Freeman was presented with the prestigious 2021 Dr. Raymond Sterling Kellis Leadership Award during the Arizona School Administrators (ASA) summer conference at the El Conquistador Tucson Resort.

The ASA established this award to recognize the outstanding life-long contributions Dr. Kellis made to leadership in education in Arizona. This singular award is presented to a person who most exemplifies the leadership style of the late Dr. Kellis. Dr. Freeman was recognized for excelling in the following categories:

  • Demonstrates a vision of a better life for children through education
  • Exhibits ethical conduct of the highest order
  • Possesses strong moral convictions
  • Participates actively as a civic leader
  • Mentors aspiring, new, and veteran administrators
  • Values and sees the best in others

Please take a moment to view the Dr. Raymond Sterling Kellis Leadership Award press release for additional details.

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