Conn selected as Alaska Elementary Principal of the Year


April 11, 2024

Photo courtesy of Erica Kludt-Painter

Stedman Elementary School Principal Heather Conn, sporting a tiara and sash that reads "PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR," smiles cheerily as elementary students swarm her with a group hug in celebration of Conn's AAESP recognition.

Children and staff lined the halls of Stedman Elementary School Friday morning to celebrate Principal Heather Conn's recent recognition as "Alaska Elementary Principal of the Year."

The Alaska Association of Elementary School Principals (AAESP) selected Principal Conn as National Distinguished Principal for 2024 for her exemplary educational and community leadership.

"I feel very honored, humbled, excited, and emotional all at the same time," Conn told the Pilot in an email.

A life-long Petersburg resident, Conn became principal at Stedman in 2019 where she taught fourth-grade and special educ...

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