Dr. Sherri Wexler of Paul Ecke Central School was awarded the 2014 Peacemaker Award by the Encinitas Rotary Peace Committee recently for serving as a living example of the Committee’s motto: service above self.

Dr. Wexler was commended for implemeting and organizing the Paul Ecke Central Safe School Student Ambassadors Program. The program aims to decrease incidents of bullying, especially cases of violence.

The Encinitas Rotary’s Peacemaker Award was established in 2009 to recognize the efforts of local community members whose work has a positive impact on promoting peace and understanding.