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January 12, 2016 | Clark Middle School principal honored for support of military staff

Clark Middle School Principal Cessilye Williams was recognized, December 23, 2015, with an Above and Beyond Employer Support of Guard and Reserve Freedom Award from the Department of Defense. Williams was honored for her support of National Guard member Ronardo Coleman, a special education teacher at East High School.

Williams previously received My Boss is a Patriot recognition from the Department of Defense. The most recent Above and Beyond award is for continued support and continuous nominations of her work with veteran employees at the veteran community at Clark Middle School.

The mission of the Department of Defense’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is to gain and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service by recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of the law, and resolving conflicts through mediation. ESGR also provides employer outreach programs, education and consultation. ESGR may be contacted locally at 428-6287. More information is available at