Caddo Magnet HS students / Valencia Communty Garden / photo Keri Stevenson, a photo by trudeau on Flickr.
Shreveport Public Assembly & Recreation Valencia Community Center Manager Shalon E. Lewis recently received the City of Shreveport Spirit of the City Award in recognition of quality work and exceptional customer service, says The Times.
Lewis has been employed at SPAR for seven years. She received an associate degree in health and human services from Southern University in Shreveport and a bachelor's degree in business management from Wiley College.
Lewis has been instrumental in the Valencia Community Garden Project and very helpful in working with Caddo Magnet HS students in a pilot peanut patch, said teacher Robert Trudeau.