How about a trip
to CEA including registration, airfare and lodging?
interested in being the recipient of a nationally recognized award?
Those are the
prizes that await the winner of the 2019
N.F. Cimaglia Educator of the Year.
We are looking
for the educator that is making the most significant contribution to education
in the beauty and wellness industry. With this prestigious award we want to
recognize an educator who engages the student in the classroom, uses technology
effectively, and innovates, inspires and teaches their students how to serve
To be eligible for this award, nominees must be:
Members of CEA
Currently employed in a beauty and wellness
Have at least three years of active
employment as a beauty and wellness educator
Can provide evidence of significant
contributions to educational excellence during the immediate past year.
While Milady is
proud to be the primary sponsor of this award, it is not required for nominees
to teach using Milady-based curriculum in their school. ALL INSTRUCTORS from
ALL SCHOOLS are welcome to apply if they meet the criteria.
Nominate yourself or another deserving
educator! The deadline
to submit your application is May 1, 2019. For more information and to access
the application click here.
The winner will
attend this year’s CEA Conference at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, June 22 – 25, 2019.
Lisha Barnes is a Cosmetology/Barber Instructor with over 25 years of experience. She started out in a small private school working in Admissions, Financial Aid, Education, and School Director. She was a Director of Education for a chain of Private Cosmetology schools. Currently she serves as the Academic Development Manager for Milady where she supports schools and educators around the nation with continuing education, curriculum development and product knowledge. Lisha has served as an Educator for Milady’s Career Institute; NACCAS Commission; Career Educators of America Committee Member; and has authored numerous writing projects for Milady. This industry experience allows her to see the industry from a variety of viewpoints, which helps in sharing information and ideas with educators all around the world.