DERIDDER, La., June 8, 2017 – Ingevity recently sponsored the Teacher of the Year awards at the 2017 Beauregard Parish Senior Scholars’ Banquet. The Beauregard Parish Teacher of the Year awards, which is part of the Louisiana Department of Education’s statewide Teacher of the Year program, selects one outstanding local teacher at the elementary school, middle school and high school levels to receive this distinguished award. Teachers are given a plaque and monetary award.
“We’re always excited to recognize teachers who encourage and inspire students to reach beyond their own expectations,” stated Ashley Hauser, shipping and receiving manager of Ingevity’s DeRidder facility. “Presenting the award to this year’s recipients was truly an honor.”
The Senior Scholars’ Banquet, which recognizes students who have maintained a grade point average of at least 3.5 throughout their four years of high school, also honors key teachers who have contributed to their students’ success. This year’s winners include Lorri Woodard of Pinewood Elementary School, Ashley Doyle of DeRidder Junior High School, and Jan Morel of East Beauregard High School.
Pictured, top row (l to r): Glenda Dean, president of the Beauregard Chamber of Commerce,
and Ashley Hauser, shipping and receiving manager, Ingevity. Bottom row (l to r): Lorri
Woodard, Beauregard Parish Elementary Teacher of the Year, Ashley Doyle, Beauregard
Parish Middle School Teacher of the Year, and Jan Morel, Beauregard Parish High School
Teacher of the Year.
Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance
Ingevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, printing inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Headquartered in North Charleston, S.C., Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,500 people. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NGVT). For more information, visit www.ingevity.com.