Retirement Reception Honoring Staff Members
Public is Invited to Attend
Hershey Education Association and Hershey Public Schools will be hosting a retirement reception for Bob Mark, Leona McConnell, Lori Evans and Merle Konken on Monday, May 22 from 3:00-6:00 PM. Cake and refreshments will be served. Bob Mark will be retiring from Hershey Public Schools with a total of 42 years in education; 36 years in Hershey as the Industrial Arts teacher. Leona McConnell will be retiring after 23 years in education; with 17 years at Hershey. Leona began her tenure at Hershey Public Schools as an elementary teacher; she will retire as K-12 Guidance Counselor. Lori Evans will be leaving education with a total of 29 years experience; ten as the band director of the Hershey Panther Pride Band Marching Band. Merle Konken will be retiring, June 30th, from the Bookkeeper position. Merle has been the bookkeeper at Hershey Public Schools for 35 years!