2022 Making The Grade Winners

93-5 WHMI is saying Thank You to the best teachers in the Livingston County with the WHMI Care’s “Making the Grade” contest. 

93-5 WHMI will choose FOUR teachers to win $500 in fun money, a special WHMI Care’s “Making the Grade” Trophy and custom coffee mug floral bouquet.


Our first 2022 winner is….3rd Grade Three Fires Elementary School Teacher Mrs. Haley Spisak.

Haley received several nominations and all had great things to say about her and her commitment to helping her students thrive! Veronica Vogel said in her message:

"Mrs Spisak is a 3rd grade teacher for my son. Mrs Spisak goes out of her way to make sure each child is understanding each subject. Makes the classroom fun with special rewards to work towards. On top of helping her students she communicates so well the parents about what is happing as a class and specifically your child."

Congratulations Haley Spisak you are our first 2022 Making the Grade Winner!


Our next 2022 Making the Grade Winner is a Former VFW "Teacher of the Year" winner and Fowlerville Junior High 8th Grade Science teacher Ms. Michelle Spisz! She has been called a kind, compassionate and caring educator who is a student favorite! Carol Johnson said of Ms. Spisz " She not only teaches her students, she is kind, caring & compassionate. She teaches them respect ( both self & for others), diversity, and Pride."

Congratulations Michelle Spisz our second 2022 Making the Grade Winner!


Our 3rd WHMI "Making the Grade" winner is Pinckney Community Schools Country Elementary Special Needs Teacher Jennifer Korenchuk. Jennifer is known for being patient and understanding with all of her students…taking the time to get to know each of them personally and working closely with both their parents and Country Elementary’s paraprofessionals. Congratulations Jennifer Korenchuk…you are our 3rd 2022 Making the Grade Winner!


Our fourth and final 2022 winner is Parker Middle School Band Teacher Jeff Stimson. Jeff was nominated by Ava, one of his 6th Grade students. She says the Mr. Stimson is her favorite teacher and that he makes going to school each morning fun for her. Congratulations Jeff Stimson…you are our
Final 2022 Making the Grade Winner!


Congrats to all our 2022 Making the Grade winners!

A special Thank You to these fine folks for supporting this year’s “Making The Grade” contest.  
Making the Grade is brought to you proudly by

Dougie’s Disposal and Recycling     

Michigan Educational Credit Union

Serra Superior Collision                                               

 Mugg N Bopps

Pure Energy Window Company                           

Brighton Ford

Wings Etc. of Hartland                                       

Dr. Bonine

Meemic Insurance and the Scherff Agency       

Castle Wealth Group

Amazing Poolz

Banfield Couling Law and Mediation     

Pinckney Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram 

Schutz Heating & Cooling

And 93-5 WHMI. Livingston County’s Own, Classic Hits.