|Published: 9:59 AM, 05/09/2013
||Last updated: 9:59 AM, 05/09/2013
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-The National Restaurant Association Educational
Foundation (NRSEF) recently named Newport resident Sissy Ivy one of the
recipients of the 2013 Faces of Diversity Award, a national award given to
those who represent the diversity and spirit of entrepreneurship of the
Ivy is a ProStart Educator at the Sevier County Career
and Technical Center where she teaches Culinary I, II, and III.
"I have worked as an educator for the past six
years," said Ivy. "Most of the time, when you have a job, you expect
instant rewards rather than taking your time and working your way up. Well, I
get instant rewards every day when I see these kids in our program grow into
young people. That is very gratifying as a teacher."
Ivy was nominated for the Faces of Diversity Award by her
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