Education Champion Silver
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Brawner Builders, Inc.
Founded in 1980, Jay Brawner set out to be a leader in providing General Contracting services to the Baltimore-Washington region.
Through the efforts of Mr. Brawner and the current ownership, the organization has grown and expanded into additional areas of expertise such as Infrastructure, On-call Services, Construction Management and Design/Build Partnerships as the requirements of our clients have evolved.
The underlying principal guiding our organization is the building of relationships, not just structures.
Discovery Education transforms classrooms, empowers teachers and captivates students by leading the way in providing high quality, dynamic, digital content to school districts large and small, rural and suburban and everything in between. Discovery Education offers a portfolio of opportunities for districts to meet students where they want to learn in the digital age. With award-winning digital content, interactive lessons, real time assessment, virtual experiences with some of Discovery’s greatest talent, classroom contests & challenges, professional development and more — Discovery is leading the way in transforming classrooms and inspiring learning
Dr. Nancy Grasmick
Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick was the State superintendent of Maryland Public Schools for 20 years – from 1991 until 2011 – serving 24 districts, 1,424 schools and 869, 113 students. She was both the first female superintendent in Maryland history and the longest-serving appointed superintendent in U.S. history. In 2012, Dr. Grasmick was named the Presidential Scholar for Innovation in Teacher and Leader Preparation at her alma mater, Towson University, where she collaborates with national experts and practitioners to transform the way that teachers deliver classroom instruction and engage students in learning.
First Financial Federal Credit Union of Maryland
Established in April 1953, First Financial Federal Credit Union was originally created for the public school employees of Baltimore County. Since that time, we have expanded our field of membership to serve the employees, students, and parents of the Baltimore and Carroll County Public School systems, as well as the employees and families of many private schools, colleges, hospitals, and businesses in Baltimore and Carroll Counties.
HMS Insurance Associates, Inc.www.hmsia.com
HMS Insurance Associates. Inc. is uniquely qualified to manage your business, risk management, surety bonding, employee benefits and personal insurance needs. Our Mission is to provide a consistently high level of quality service to our customers at competitive, fair prices. We offer a challenging workplace for our employees and provide opportunity for growth within the organization to anyone with the talent and desire to grow, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran’s status or disability.
Oak Contracting, LLCwww.oakcontracting.com
As a regional construction management firm for nearly half of a century, Oak Contracting has constructed buildings valued over one billion dollars. As construction managers, they specialize in new construction and renovation projects for education, medical research and institutional sectors.
The Classic Catering People
For more than 40 years, the Classic team has been bringing people together over memorable cuisine. All along the way, we have served our community as passionately as our clients.
The Michael Phelps Foundation / Michael Phelps Swim Schoolswww.mpswimschool.com
Upon returning home to the U.S. after competing in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Michael launched the Michael Phelps Foundation and embarked upon an eight-city tour across the country to share his Dream, Plan, Reach message with Boys & Girls Clubs of America members. In 2009, along with the help of KidsHealth.org and Michael Phelps Swimming, we developed our signature program, IM, named for Michael’s signature event the Individual Medley. IM is a water-safety, physical and mental wellness, and goal-setting program for Boys & Girls Clubs of America members and Special Olympics International athletes.
We are an organization focused on solving customer problems with personalized services and customized solutions. We take the long view on strategies that require extended periods to develop, and we are flexible to meet customers’ ever changing needs. Our objective is to provide the best overall solution.