Support employee of the year finalist: Suzanne Theiss
Position: Senior school secretary, two years
Years in district: Nearly 11 years
Previous positions: Daughtrey Elementary, Johnson Middle School, professional support school, school support center
Age: 54 Hometown: Homestead
Education: Associate's degree from Okaloosa-Walton Community College Family: Husband, Paul, supervisor for Graham Packaging Co., stepson, Phillip, 30.