Emily Sherwood, Early College ACE instructor, is the 2016 CACTE Teacher of the Year. In addition to her ten-year tenure in the district, Emily is both the ACE Liaison for District 11, as well as the Secretary for the Colorado State ACE Board. She plays an active role in organizing annual state-wide conferences for both ACE teachers and ACE students. She regularly attends the annual, national CTE conventions, and she co-presented in a workshop about ACE in Colorado at the last national CTE conference (ACTE's CareerTech VISION 2015 Conference). Ever progressive in her thinking and contributions to ACE, Emily is also a member of the CCCS CTE ACE Re-design Workgroup 2016.