Karen Fischer is being recognized for her leadership in some specific initiatives at Pembina Hills. Since her retirement from teaching and school administration in 2015, she has continued to support students as an integral contributor to the division’s Dual Credit Programs.
Karen’s leadership in the Health Care Aide program has led to the graduation of more than 75 students. Several students have gone on to pursue higher levels of training and education, enabling them to take on important roles and careers in the healthcare field.
Karen also managed the division’s Career Fairs for many years to make sure they ran efficiently and effectively.
“Karen’s students recognize her genuine interest in their success. As well, the community members with whom she has interacted respect her for her knowledge, skills and leadership ability.”
Karen Fischer received the Pembina Hills School Division Exemplary Contractor Services Award in December 2020.