School Board Member Wins Silver Spike Award

There is a winner for the Silver Spike award given out by Leadership Lufkin.

The award recognizes East Texans who are outstanding leaders. This year's winner is Andra Self. Self is a Lufkin school board member and longtime community leader.

Her daughter, Tiffany Self, accepted the award on her behalf. Self is attending a week-long leadership conference in Chicago with about a dozen Lufkin students.

The 2005 Life Membership award went to Congressman Jim Turner.