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LTC (R) William Liptrot Named Educator of the Year

LTC William Liptrot

LTC (R) William Liptrot
Photo Credit: Shannon Italia

  • Posted on May 25th, 2022
  • 6th Brigade
    Instructor Excellence

Shannon Italia, President of the Junior Achievement of North Florida, recognized LTC William Liptrot, JROTC Instructor at William M. Raines High School:

"It was such a privilege to honor you as Educator of the Year at the Junior Achievement of North Florida Hall of Fame event on Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Close to 250 people attended, which included an impressive and broad mix of people from the Jacksonville community $133,400 was raised which will directly support the delivery of student programs. The future at JANFL is bright – thank you for helping us to achieve our vision ofa world in which young people have the skillset and mindset to build thriving communities."

The event also received some local press coverage; links to articles are below:

Junior Achievement of North Florida Celebrated Community Partners at its Hall of Fame Luncheon (external link).

Honoring William Holt Liptrot, Jr., D. Min. (external link).

A video recording of the full program can be viewed below.

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