Sussex Technical High School honored Carlos Villa of Georgetown, left, with Principal Dr. John Demby, as its January 2013 Staff Member of the Month.
Villa is the school’s student assistance specialist. He is responsible for promoting, planning and delivering behavioral intervention programs at Sussex Tech.
In making the announcement, Demby commended Villa for his work during past crises at the school. “Carlos has helped both students and staff deal with some severe emotional challenges,” said Demby.
Villa earned his education degree from John Brown University. Before coming to Sussex Tech in 2000, Villa provided conflict resolution to area school districts and was contracted as a mediator with the U.S. Postal Service and other corporate training groups.