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Southwest SELPA CAC Awards: Educational Excellence and Support

The Community Advisory Committee (CAC), in collaboration with The Southwest SELPA, has announced that three of our special education staff members are recipients of the CAC awards. Congratulations to the following:

  • Chau Ly | Special Education Teacher at Pacific Elementary
  • Scott Smith | Special Education Teacher at Manhattan Beach Middle School
  • Kasey Ullery | Program Specialist of Early Intervention and Inclusion at Manhattan Beach Preschool
The Southwest Special Education Local Plan Area (SW SELPA) CAC hosts an annual awards ceremony to honor individuals who have made significant contributions to the academic, social, and/or emotional growth of students with special needs. These deserving staff members were officially recognized at the 11th Annual Staff and Community Partners Awards on April 17, 2024. They were also honored at the MBUSD Board of Trustees meeting on May 15, 2024.

Michelle Adams

Chau Ly

Kerry Aguero

Megan Mackey

Donna Ahdoot

Lindsay Marco

Andrew Anton

Sylvia Martinez

Megi Asano

Christela McKellips

Doug Branim

Alison Montoya

Ashlie Carter

David Nicholson

Patricia Doumeng

Luke Olesiuk

Danielle Ehrhard

Connie Porter

David Halushka

Katy Priest

Charlotte Hata

Lareina Rodriguez

Sara Hata

Morgan Shultz

Chelsea Hillbrand

Scott Smith

Sam Hucker

Cindy Sulc

Bronwyn Kao

Kasey Ullery

Marissa Kolcum

Rachel Welch


Sara Williams

Click here to watch a video of MBUSD's CAC Award recipients for the 2022-2023 school year.