• Governor's Teacher Recognition/Somerville Teacher of the Year
    Summary of Award Recipients
     

    Van Derveer Elementary School

    1990      Terri Schurter
    1911      Marie Celko
    1993      Irene Amitrani
    1994      Linda Macko
    1995      Kathleen Sloan
    1996      Joanne Buelt
    1997      Sharon Schwarz
    1998      Joanna Ambrosio
    1999      Georgette Boulegeris
    2000      Sharon Rosenberg
    2001      Barbara Snyder
    2002      JoAnn Pisauro
    2003      Margaret McLean
    2004      Karen Tovi-Jones
    2005      Susan Simpson
    2006      Karen Murphy
    2007      Susan Biuso
    2008      Charlene Tackvic
    2009      Susan McCabe
    2010      Francesca Bardes
    2011      Jennifer Osborn
    2012      Nancy Kishbaugh
    2013      Jessica Warner
    2014      Lindsay Frevert 
     
     
    Central School 
     
    Marilyn D. Schroth
    Patricia Petti
    Ruth Drake
    Mary Beth LeBlond
    Sharon Gunzelman
    Barbara Andreotta
    Jane Williams
    Al DeNicola
    Lisa Lerner
    Betty CLeary
    David Vaugh
    School Closed (June 2001)
     
     
     
     
     
     

    Middle School

    1990      Jane Isaacs
    1911      Louis Calvo
    1993      Thomas Rothacker
    1994      Richard Repole
    1995      Joseph Garcia
    1996      Judith Pignatello
    1997      Mary Honrath
    1998      Stephen Loreti
    1999      Kathleen Platt
    2000      Michael Guilarte
    2001      Christine Kutlow
    2002      Joann Liuzzo
    2003      Patricia Kudrick
    2004      David Zubia
    2005      Robert Reavey
    2006      Cathy Hons
    2007      Allison Lyon-Parajon
    2008      Barbara Lazarus
    2009      Lynda Kazmark
    2010      Jennifer DePace
    2011      Lindsey Kulis
    2012      Sandy Catenaro
    2013      Wendy Hunt
    2014      Melissa Cebula 
     
    High School 
      
    Cheryl Petrill
    Leonard Martin
    Campbell Platt
    Timothy Spork
    Raymond Peachey
    Lawrence Krauth
    Roy Woodton
    Richard Sabol
    George gunzelman
    Katherine Neary
    Barbara Weisblatt
    Margartet Abate
    Allen Ramsey
    James Cooletta
    Samuel ollio
    Stanley Mech
    John Venezia
    Bruce Kafer
    Victoria Kessler
    Bernice Husk
    Lisa Conklin
    Dr. Tanya McDonald
    Karen Gorzynski
    Dr. Shawn Temple 
       NOTE: The New Jersey Department of Education discontinued the Governor's Teacher Recognition Program.