By Jayme Taylor, Communication Manager, Clover Park School District
Kathy Gallagher, a second-grade teacher from Tillicum Elementary School, was STAR 101.5’s Teacher of the Week. Gallagher was nominated for the award by Kaitlynn Muckley, a student in her class. STAR 101.5’s Curt Kruse surprised Gallagher with a check for $100 from Washington State Employees Credit Union, a personalized plaque from Trophies2Go.com, goody bags for the entire class and a visit by Stephanie Van Beek, Washington State Dairy Ambassador. Gallagher was also entered to win an all new redesigned 2011 Volkswagen Jetta from Chaplins Bellevue Volkswagen. The car will be given away on Friday, June 10, 2011. The award presentation was broadcast on KOMO 4.