Franklin Employee Named 2013 Support Staff Employee of the Year

Posted by Community Relations Department on 8/8/2013

Esperanza Prieto Lawrence was named the 2013 Phoenix Union Support Staff Employee of the Year, She works in one of the oldest buildings in Phoenix Union, but Franklin Police and Fire is also one of the most beautiful facilities, because of her.  She is one reason it has been placed on the Phoenix Historic Property Register and the National Register of Historic Places.  She oversees campus maintenance and grounds and also builds relationships.  She is a mother to hundreds, motivating students to get to class and encouraging them to get grades.  “She approaches her work with passion and commitment,” A supervisor said. “Visitors always have high praise for the immaculate beauty of our school, and she is a big part of the recognition it receives.”  Lawrence, a former custodian at Trevor Browne for six years, is starting her 12th year in the District.