December 16, 2022

November GEM Award Winner - Vanisha Young


Wildwood Winner - Vanisha Young, Social Worker

“I enjoy working at Wayne Westland because I get the opportunity to see my students progress over the years and it makes me feel like the support I give does have an impact.”


Wildwood Principal Chris Swanson statement:

“Vanisha is an amazing team member, always going above and beyond to create supports, systems, and CICO resources for classrooms and students.  She is supportive of her other special education colleagues as well as the classroom teachers.  She is a fount on knowledge on community resources and does a superb job with connecting families to the community resources they need to support their child and family.  She has an amazing rapport with each student on her caseload as well as being adored by all 540 students of Wildwood.  Everyone loves Mrs. Young.”