Mon, July 25, 2022 – WACO, Texas – Dr. Jerry Maze, Executive Director of Education Service Center Region 12 was selected as this year’s Peter C. Young Service Award winner by the Association of Educational Service Agencies (AESA). He was surprised with the award on July 20 at the AESA Summer Leadership Conference which recognizes an individual who has made outstanding contributions to educational service agencies or service to AESA.   Jerry Maze has served on AESA’s Executive Council and on the Board of Directors of AESA’s Foundation. He is a long-time friend of AESA and has been instrumental in helping AESA achieve many initiatives.  


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About ESC Region 12
Education Service Center Region 12 focuses on helping schools save money and leverage resources into the classroom. One of 20 regional education service centers statewide, ESC Region 12 offers training and expert assistance to educators and school personnel in order to increase student achievement. ESC Region 12 offers effective, economical programs and services through professional development, expert assistance, direct services and alternative educator certification.    Based in Waco, ESC Region 12 serves 76 school districts, 10 charters and private/parochial schools in Bell, Bosque, Coryell, Falls, Freestone, Hamilton, Hill, Lampasas, Limestone, McLennan, Mills and Navarro counties. Everything the center offers focuses on helping educators be successful and helping schools save money and leverage resources—driving more money to students in the classroom—where it matters most.