Saundra Paschal selected as Empowered Woman of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

United States, Texas, San Angelo – 04-08-2019 ( — Saundra Paschal, Mathematics Educator for Lake View High School, San Angelo Independent School District, was selected as Empowered Woman of the Year for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), for her excellence in education, dedication and achievement in algebra and pre-calculus education.   

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few women are chosen for this distinction based on their years of experience in the field, professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, and contributions to their communities.  These are truly incredibly talented women who have dedicated their life to their work and have had a lifetime of achievement and success and have empowered other women in the field! 

Saundra is being recognized for this distinction for dedicating over 30 years of her life to Education.  Saundra is a dynamic, results-driven leader, who has demonstrated success not only throughout the district but in her community, and has established long-term relationships and trust among her colleagues.  Her key responsibilities for the school is in teaching courses in algebra 2 and pre-calculus, coaching the mathematics team, providing advisement on books for publication and coordinating the school’s university interscholastic league. 

First starting out as a teacher’s aide, Saundra climbed the ranks to her present day position through her determination and dedication.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with a Minor in Biology from Angelo State University in 1980. Stephanie Cirami, President of IAOTP stated that “Choosing Saundra for this honor was an easy decision for our panel to make. She is talented, brilliant, humble and has inspired women on a global level for her passion and dedication to educating students.  We hope to celebrate her success and achievements at this year’s gala.” 

Ms. Paschal remains active in her community and has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession. In 2000 she won “Teacher of the Year.”  In 2011 she was chosen as VIP of the Year with Cambridge Who’s Who.  In 2012 & 2013, she was the recipient of the Worldwide Lifetime Achievement Award and selected as Elite Women Worldwide.  Saundra has also been featured in Pro-Files Magazine and had a chapter dedicated to her in the “Top 101 Industry Experts Publication.”  For 2017 and now for 2019 named “Top Educator of the Year” by the International Association of Top Professionals. For 2018 Saundra was featured in TIP (Top Industry Professionals) Magazine.  Saundra is affiliated with the curriculum writing team at the San Angelo Independent School District, the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association and ASCD.   

Looking back, Saundra attributes her success to her perseverance, strength, her positive attitude and her passion for helping people. When not working she enjoys photography and taking pictures of natural landscapes.  She uses the photos as part of her teaching curriculum, showing mathematics functioning in the real world.  For the future, she will continue to grow as a professional and wants to continue to make a difference in her students’ lives. 

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About IAOTP 

The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.  

IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place. 

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