Eric Pederson

Position: Principal

School: Paul Banks Elementary School

School District: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

City, State: Homer, Alaska

About the Nominee: Eric Pederson is always involved with the students, teachers and staff. From directing traffic and escorting students into the school in the dark, cold mornings to playing ball at recess with the students and even dressing up like Darth Vader during lunchtime, he does it all on a shoe string budget!