85R22970 JCD-D
  By: Craddick H.R. No. 1530
         WHEREAS, Daniel Todd, the band director at Crane High School,
  has been recognized for his many contributions to music education
  with the 2017 Marcia McEntyre Zoffuto Hero Award; and
         WHEREAS, Established in 2009 in memory of award-winning band
  director Marcia Zoffuto, this prestigious honor is bestowed on
  outstanding secondary music teachers in West Texas; and
         WHEREAS, A graduate of New Mexico State University, Daniel
  Todd has been with the Crane Independent School District for 24
  years and has spent the last 15 as head band director at Crane High;
  under his exemplary leadership, the Golden Crane band has received
  University Interscholastic League Sweepstakes Awards every year
  and advanced to the UIL State Marching Band Contest seven
  consecutive times; and
         WHEREAS, Through his exceptional commitment to music
  education, Daniel Todd has made a positive difference in the lives
  of many young Texans, and his contributions have earned him the
  lasting respect and admiration of his students and colleagues
  alike; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 85th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Daniel Todd on his receipt of the
  2017 Marcia McEntyre Zoffuto Hero Award and extend to him sincere
  best wishes for the future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Todd as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.