Kelsey Stoyanova

Kelsey Stoyanova ’14, ’18G was chosen to receive the University of Maine Alumni Association’s Rising Star Award in recognition of her efforts in the education system in Maine. She was named Maine Teacher of the Year in 2022 and continues to advocate for students and the teaching profession as a member of the Educate Maine Board of Directors. Stoyanova has continued to be an exemplary alumna of UMaine by pursuing a master’s degree in education in literacy (M.Ed.). Stoyanova currently teaches English at Bangor High School.