Educators Hall of Fame

The Adams State University Educators Hall of Fame recognizes prepared educators at any level who have made a significant contribution to the field of education.

ASU has a strong history in preparing and contributing to the success of education professionals.

This award recognizes excellent educators in their fields of expertise and their demonstration of high moral character.

Educators Hall of Fame Event is Tuesday, May 3, 2016

The Adams State University Teacher Education Department  Annual Educators Hall of Fame Celebration hosts outstanding educators whose chosen profession have created opportunities for students to achieve academic and professional success. Pursuing a career in education means dedication and commitment to improving the lives of others. 

The ceremony begins at 6 p.m. in the Student Union Banquet rooms.

The 2016 inductees include: 

Elementary Educators: Emerita Romero-Anderson, Ralph K. Mortensen and Patsy Martinez

Secondary Educators: Linwood D. Warwick, Sharon Adams, Larry Zaragoza, Gayl A. Woodke, and D. Jolene Coombs Pavlovsky

Administrators:  Edwina L. Myers, Dr. Herman Martinez, Albert Bennett, and Sister Leann Cogan, O.S.B.

Post Secondary Educators:  Dr. Don Basse, Dr. John Edgar McDaniel and Dr. Ron Loser

For more information, call the Elaine Wenta, Adams State Teacher Education Department, at 719-587-7936 or