Bev Yoakum, head of schools for Wesley-Taylor Prep, is this year's recipient.
Head of Schools for Wesley-Taylor Preparatory School and lifelong teacher, Bev Yoakum, will be honored with the Bryant® True Hero Award on Tuesday at a special ceremony at the school beginning at 10am. The award program honors people who have gone above and beyond to make a difference in their communities.
Local business owner Tom White nominated Yoakum for the award. He said for more than 30 years, she has created and managed child care facilities and schools to provide quality child care and a learning environment to thrive and grow.