PC4HS Board Member, Roni Barker, Receives WCSD Plant Facilities Education Support Professional (ESP) of the Year Award
SPARKS, NV — Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools® (PC4HS™) Board Member, Roni Barker, is the recipient of the 2013 Washoe County School District (WCSD) K12 Education Foundation Education Support Professional (ESP) of the Year Award, in the Plant Facilities category.
“We are very proud that one of our board members has been recognized by Washoe County as the Plant Facilities ESP of the Year,” said Rex Morrison, founder and president of PC4HS. “This honor comes with a $1,000 prize and recognition plaque funded by the Washoe K12 Education Foundation, and Roni - accompanied by her supervisor and family members - will be officially presented with the Education Support Professional (ESP) Award at the Washoe K-12 Education Foundation - http://washoek-12.com/ Board meeting on May 28th. We could not be happier for her.”
Roni Barker is the Site Facility Coordinator at Washoe County (Reno NV) School District’s largest Middle School. Her prior experience includes 23 years in the manufacturing sector, supervising assembly and fabrication departments, managing a plant-wide Lean Manufacturing Program, involvement in work flow analysis, one piece process flow, point of use parts storage, work station layout and design experience; as well as implementation of a Kanban system - involving lean and just-in-time (JIT) production - to handle both internal fabrication as well as outside vendor parts.
Roni Barker, currently serves as Treasurer of the Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools® (PC4HS) Consortium - http://www.pc4hf.com - a national non-profit organization of facility professionals dedicated to helping its members produce healthy, high performance schools while protecting jobs in budget-constrained environments.
About Washoe K-12 Education Foundation - http://washoek-12.com/
The mission of the non-profit 501C3 Washoe K-12 Education Foundation is to raise and leverage private and public resources to support Washoe County School District (WCSD) initiatives, including raising the resources necessary to ensure all Washoe County School District students graduate college and/or are highly-skilled and career ready. As a private foundation, WEF commits to supporting programs and projects which are priorities of the Washoe County School District Superintendent while protecting the integrity of donors.
About the WCSD
The WCSD comprises the Reno, Nevada metropolitan area and is the 56th largest public school district in the United States with close to 64,000 students and 100 schools. For more information, please visit the website of the Washoe County School District - http://www.washoe.k12.nv.us/.
Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools® (PC4HS™) http://www.pc4hf.com is a non-profit consortium with a mission of “schools helping schools.” The process optimizes efficiency, cleanliness, ease of deployment and health factors through a carefully designed and documented system tailored for K-12 school districts. It has been successfully implemented for a decade in more than 100 schools in the Western United States, has been introduced to districts in the Midwest and Southeast United States, and is now available nationally.