Read about some of our exceptional staff nominated for exemplifying The Leander Way!
Name: Sharlyn Gerlinger
Campus/Department: Block House Creek Elementary
Job Title: 1st Grade Teacher
Component of the Leander Way: Create
Sharlyn inspires me daily, by her example, encouragement, and support to continue to improve my practice for the betterment of my students.
She continues to be a forward thinker and adjusts her instruction to fit the needs of her students.
Sharlyn has a heart of gold!– Elise Bristow, 1st Grade Teacher at Block House Creek Elementary
Name: Mike Blackmon
Campus/Department: Larkspur Elementary
Job Title: Assistant Principal
Component of the Leander Way: Build
Mr. Blackmon is continually looking for ways to grow and serve his community. He does an amazing job of building relationships and trust with our students, staff and our community! Mr. Blackmon is a familiar face to all our students and community members, he provides reassurance and fun whenever he is present. We are very grateful for his continued dedication to Larkspur and Leander ISD!
Mr. Blackmon’s favorite quote is “It’s a good day to have a good day!”– Tracie Montanio, Principal at Larkspur Elementary