WHO Awards

Celebrating union activism

WHO LogoThe "We Honor Ours" (WHO) awards are awarded annually to UTLA/NEA members who have displayed exemplary dedication and/or have given outstanding service to UTLA and its membership.

2016 WHO Awards

Save the date: April 25, 2016

You’ll notice that there are four separate forms now. One for each category, plus a questionnaire for the 'Community Gold' award. Please submit forms no later than Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 by 5 p.m. Thank you for your interest in the WHO Awards!

2015 WHO Awards

Monday, April 27, 2015

Spirits were high at the annual “We Honor Ours” (WHO) awards, where UTLA/NEA recognizes members for their activism and service and honors organizations for their support of our public schools. Local WHO winners: Fredrick Bertz, Ayde Bravo, M. Victoria Casas, Tomas Flores, Donna Horowitz, Mel House, John Lincoln, Rodney Lusain, Karen Lutz, Gloria Martinez, Maria Miranda, Brian Muller, Loren Scott, and Deborah Solis. State WHO winner: David Goldberg. Gold Community WHO Award: The Labor Community Strategy Center. CTA President Dean Vogel was the special guest speaker and UTLA/NEA Vice President Cecily Myart-Cruz was the emcee for the night.