LT Leading with Heart Award: Employee Recognition Program

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    Employee Recognition Program

    Lake Travis ISD is an exemplary district because of the dedicated staff who work here. Three Times a year, district employees will be celebrated with a “Leading with Heart” award to recognize outstanding service that positively impacts fellow colleagues, students, parents and/or the Lake Travis community. 

    Nominations & Criteria
    Nominees may be sent at any time throughout the school year, by simply sending an email to Evalene Murphy, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resource Services, at

    Nominations must include:

    • Name and campus/department of employee submitting the nomination
    • Detailed description of why the nominee deserves to receive the award

    Once submitted, nominations will remain active throughout the current school year. Please note, awards are for individuals only; nominations for departments/groups will not be considered. 

    Award recipients will be surprised with an announcement and recognition by the Superintendent and senior staff at a site/dept staff meeting during the months of:

    • December 
    • February 
    • April  

    In addition to being celebrated in the presence of their colleagues, award recipients will receive a certificate of recognition and Yeti tumbler, as well as a gift card from a local restaurant. Award recipients will also be featured on district/campus websites, district/campus publications, and social media platforms, and may also be submitted to the local news media as determined by the LTISD Office of Communications, Media & Community Relations.