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SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




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     A SENATE RESOLUTION congratulating West Lafayette resident, Tim Slauter, for being honored as the Midwest District Athletic Director of the Year by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.



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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 congratulating West Lafayette resident, Tim Slauter, for being honored as the Midwest District Athletic Director of the Year by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.

    Whereas, Tim Slauter, a resident of West Lafayette, was honored as the Midwest District Athletic Director of the Year by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education during its national convention in Tampa, Florida;

    Whereas, Mr. Slauter has served as assistant principal and athletic director for McCutcheon High School for over nine years. His service to Indiana and McCutcheon High School has earned him a position among five other candidates in the running to be honored as the National Athletic Director of the Year;

    Whereas, By making a significant impact on the lives of students, Mr. Slauter has made an outstanding contribution not only to McCutcheon High School but the surrounding community. He is an administrator of an exemplary athletic program, and an educator who keeps athletics an integral part of the total educational program;



    Whereas, McCutcheon High School has been recognized twice by the Indiana High School Athletic Association for exemplary sportsmanship. Mr. Slauter is the consummate professional, and a person of exceptional character. His honesty and integrity translates into the programs he administers. As a result, McCutcheon High School is known for quality wholesome competition, demonstrating outstanding sportsmanship;

    Whereas, Mr. Slauter encourages athletes to take an active role in promoting sportsmanship and community growth. He created the McCutcheon Athletic Leadership Committee, which consists of a senior student from each of the high school's twenty-one varsity sports. The students serve as liaisons between their teams and the athletic department, and help non-profit organizations in the city by participating as community volunteers; and

    Whereas, Mr. Slauter's recent career accolades include the Indiana Athletic Director of the Year, the Indiana Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association District I Athletic Director of the Year Award, and the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Award of Merit for Indiana: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate     of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

     SECTION 1. That the Indiana Senate congratulates Tim Slauter for being honored as the Midwest District Athletic Director of the Year by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Mr. Tim Slauter.