Ira Wells was a social studies teacher for many years until his retirement in 1981.
Thomas Walsh was a UFT member for 34 years, most recently teaching English literature at the LaGuardia High School of Music and Art in Manhattan.
Marilyn Masierol was a dedicated teacher, UFT chapter leader and a published author with a career spanning over 30 years.
Garfield Hull was a UFT member for 21 years and taught at PS 373 in Brooklyn for decades and worked as the coordinator of the Kingsbrook Jewish Hospital work site.
Richard Porta was a school counsellor at PS 134 in Manhattan known for his dedication.
Anne Bush was a proud member of the UFT for over 3 decades, ending her long career as a teacher for gifted and talented kindergarten students at PS 153 in Queens.
Clint Winant was an elementary school teacher at PS 121 in the Bronx, where he taught for 25 years and served as a UFT representative.