Germain Toyota of Sarasota Gives Toyota Corolla to 2013 School-Related Employee of the Year

The Sarasota County School District selected Merscilla Gill as the 2013 School-Related Employee of the Year. As the winner, she will drive a Toyota Corolla for the next year, courtesy of Germain Toyota of Sarasota.

Online PR News – 09-May-2013 – Sarasota, FL – The 24th annual School-Related Employee awards luncheon was held on May 1, 2013, at Michael’s On East in Sarasota, Florida. At the luncheon, Merscilla Gill was recognized as the 2013 School-Related Employee of the Year in Sarasota County. As the winner, Gill was presented with the keys to an all-new, red Toyota Corolla LE, which she will drive for a year, courtesy of Germain Toyota of Sarasota.

Gill, an administrative assistant, was selected from 51 total nominees, each of whom was awarded a “Shining Star” award for their commitment to education. Gill has worked for the school district for 28 dedicated years. Currently, she works in the Integrated Instructional Services Department. This department includes the Offices of Grants, Research, School Choice, Charter Schools, Curriculum and Instruction, Assessment and Evaluation, and Professional Development. Her department also oversees other crucial functions in the school district.

At the award ceremony, Gill stated, “Thank you all so much. This is such an honor. I’m very humbled and blessed. I look forward to representing Sarasota County Schools as the School-Related Employee of the Year.”

As the School-Related Employee of the Year, Gill will serve as an ambassador for her school district. She will also represent the school district in the state competition.

The program for the luncheon described Gill’s dedication: “Ms. Gill’s work is consistently of the highest quality. She is conscientious and reliable in all aspects of the job. Her work is consistently exceptional and she can be depended upon to ‘get things done.’ Not once has she ever said she could not do something. On those rare occasions when she is not familiar with a particular task or a new technology tool she will reliably say: ‘I can learn!’ Ms. Gill is a team player who often assumes the lead and encourages the group to complete the project at hand.”

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