Mrs. Jahana Hayes was announced as the (U.S.) National Teacher of the Year for 2016 on 28 April. In addition to her work as a teacher, Mrs. Hayes is a passionate [member of the] Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, a dedicated Missionary and Christian Educator. She is a member of Christ CME Church in Waterbury, CT (USA). and a tremendous speaker. In recent weeks, Jahana visited the White House, where President Obama presented the award. You may view the CBS This Morning segment with Mrs. Hayes below.
The members of the Seventh Episcopal District are extremely proud of Mrs. Hayes’ landmark accomplishment!
In the Lord’s Service,
Bishop James B. Walker
Presiding Prelate of the Seventh Episcopal District
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church