Partnerships : 2008 NISD Partners of the Year

(front row seated l-r):
Lisa Mann and Mary Sarli, Partnerships Coordinators-of-the-Year ; Mara Yangson, Mentor-of-the-Year; Brenda Nickels of Villa de San Antonio, Non-Profit Partner-of-the-Year; Jane Nichols (accepting for Partnerships-Program-of-the-Year winners Mr. & Mrs. Robert Merschbrock); and Jolene McGarity, Middle School Partnerships Coordinator-of-the-Year. 

(back row l-r):
Ben Cruz, Business-of-the-Year WOAI-TV; Denise Davila-Villasana, High School Partnerships Coordinator-of-the-Year; Kevin Beitchman, D.D.S., Business Partner--of-the-Year; Roxanne Kearns and Garrett Hale of Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Partnerships Program-of-the-Year; Karl Wanke of Franklin Construction, Business-of-the-Year; Oscar Perez of the City of SA Youth Services, Partnerships Program-of-the-Year; Stephen Swann of Valero, Mentor-of-the-Year; Thomas McDonald, Carson Chess Club, Partnerships Program-of-the-Year; MSgt. George Hannon, USAF, Mentor-of-the-Year; Jim LaVilla-Havelin of Southwest Craft Center, Business-of-the-Year; Rene Garcia of Zachry Construction, Volunteer Leader-of-the-Year; and Jesus Alonzo, Partnerships Coordinator-of-the-Year.