Position: Life Skills Teacher
School District: Keller ISD
School: Parkwood Hill Intermediate School
State: Texas

How has this person changed your life?:  Jennifer Cooper is the most loving, giving person I know. She has never met a stranger and has always been the person who went above and beyond to help.  She received her degree in speech pathology but Lewisville ISD needed a Life Skills teacher. Jennifer went to school nights and week-ends to receive her teaching certificate. While teaching in The Colony she was awarded "Teacher of the Year". She has been respected and honored by her peers and administration. Jennifer's second child was born with a defective heart. She has had 4 surgeries in her little life. Jennifer teaches school, works on the board of Amazing Little Hearts, and is mom to 3 very active children. She loves her students, heart babies and children with all that she is. She teaches and instills in people to be a better person. She never asks for anything but provides so much to everyone who knows her. Jennifer Cooper is the most deserving person I know of all rewards. She is a true Shining Star!