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SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




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     A SENATE RESOLUTION to congratulate Thomas L. Langdoc on his retirement following a successful forty-one year career with the Wayne Township School System.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to congratulate Thomas L. Langdoc on his retirement following a successful forty-one year career with the Wayne Township School System.

    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc began his career in 1968 as a humble librarian at Ben Davis High School. Concluding an exceptional forty-one year career in Wayne Township, Thomas Langdoc is retiring from his current position as Director of School and Community Services;

    Whereas, For his relentless struggle to ease adversity in the classroom and to overcome fierce obstacles in the way of education, Thomas Langdoc was awarded the MG Raby "Legend" Award in 2008 and will forever be regarded as a legend among educators;

    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc was awarded the 2008 Lorin A. Burt Outstanding Educator Award sponsored by the Indiana School Board Association for his overall excellence and professional contributions to advance academic brilliance in Indiana;


    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc was awarded the Extra Mile Award of Wayne Township on numerous occasions by students and colleagues for performing his art as an educator above and beyond the call of duty to enrich the lives of Hoosier students in a manner that has regularly proven innovative and visionary;

    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc's impeccable record of attendance established by his unwavering commitment qualified him for numerous perfect attendance awards throughout the years;

     Whereas, Thomas Langdoc tirelessly pursued more efficient and productive means of service to his community in his final post as Wayne Township Director of School and Community Services. Thomas served as spokesperson for Wayne Township Schools in addition to helping students understand current issues and how those issues affect them as individuals and members of society;

    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc will retire on January 16, 2009, with plans to dedicate his time towards being a loving husband to his wife, Peg, and a caring father to their three daughters, Lori, Amy, and Jill; and

    Whereas, Thomas Langdoc is an irreplaceable asset of Wayne Township Schools and will be greatly missed by students and administrators alike who have received the undeniable privilege of sharing in the wisdom and selflessness of a honorable public servant; Therefore


Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

    SECTION 1. The Indiana General Assembly recognizes Thomas Langdoc for his dedication to the students and citizens of Wayne Township and congratulates him on his outstanding achievements and retirement.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to the Wayne Township School District and to Thomas and Peg Langdoc.