Student Samantha Mellea Awarded 2018 Lilyan B. Wright Future Professional of the Year Award by NJAHPERD

Health and Physical Education student Samantha Mellea was recently named a recipient of the 2018 Lilyan B. Wright Future Professional of the Year Award by the New Jersey Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NJAHPERD).

This accolade recognizes Mellea as distinguished in her profession, and this recognition is evidence of her dedication to professional excellence. Testimony offered on Mellea’s behalf enthusiastically validates her commitment to her students and to quality physical activity. Receiving a state level award, bestowed by one’s professional colleagues, is a coveted honor.

Mellea will be honored a the NJAHPERD Awards Banquet on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Ocean Place Resort and Spa in Long Branch, New Jersey.

For more information about NJAHPERD, please visit: http://www.njahperd.org