Lisa Wuest

Position: Fourth Grade Teacher

School: Horace Mann Elementary School

School District: Bakersfield City School District

City, State: Bakersfield, California

About the Nominee: Lisa Wuest was nominated by a colleague, Nicole Kinser. Mrs. Wuest is an outstanding teacher! She gives her recess time, after school time, and Saturdays to work extra in order to help students who need additional support. Mrs. Wuest is also known to come in on the weekends to make sure her room is perfect for her students for the following week. She is a very generous person who makes copies, not just for herself, but for her fellow teachers. She is always willing to give an extra helping hand whenever it is needed!