Brandi Silvers - Volunteer of the Year

posted Jun 20, 2013, 9:03 AM by   [ updated Jun 20, 2013, 9:03 AM ]
In the Good News portion of the meeting, the School Board recognized Ms. Brandi Silvers, volunteer at Clearmont Elementary School, as Yancey County Schools 2013 Volunteer of the Year. Ms. Silvers has volunteered at least one day a week all school year doing everything from tutoring to cleaning the cafeteria to cleaning flower beds. Board Vice Chairman Jack Tipton stated, “We began this program to spotlight all the good things volunteers do across the county. Ms. Silvers exemplifies what we are looking for in school volunteers. We are very pleased to be able to honor in tonight’s meeting for her contributions to Yancey County Schools.” Clearmont Elementary Principal added during the meeting, “Brandi is such a happy presence around our school - everyone always looks forward to seeing her smiling face. We are so very happy she has been chosen for this honor.”