Position: Career & Technology Education Teacher / Volleyball Coach
School: Kennedale High School
School District: Kennedale ISD
City, State: Kennedale, Texas
About the Nominee: Jennifer Patterson was nominated by a colleague, Tavia Muzzi. Coach Patterson goes above the call of duty all the time. She uses her compassion and endurance to teach her students, train athletes and bring the whole school and community together. She started the special needs prom at Kennedale High School, organized a clean up around the school, painted the outdoor furniture and took her volleyball team to support the community. Coach Patterson accomplished all of this in her first year at Kennedale! She has a caring and compassionate heart in everything that she does. Coach Patterson is a teacher and LifeChanger who brings her school and community together!