Walz LaidlawCue a round of applause for Lenora Walz-Laidlaw who has been named Osseo ESP Local 7325's Educational Support Professional (ESP) of the Year.

Lenora works at Oak View Elementary and Willow Lane Early Childhood Center as an early childhood special education ESP. For the last 30 years, Lenora has worked for Osseo Area Schools helping children achieve their dreams. She brings an empathetic approach to her work and contributes extra time to build strong relationships with her students and other staff members.

When presented with the award, Lenora said, "I feel very blessed and thankful to have worked in so many buildings with so many wonderful educators over the years."